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Toronto's Africentric School: Is it needed? Is it wanted?
27 Feb 2009 | TVOParents Your Voice Episode. Discussion Points
1. What causes the high drop-out rate of African-Canadian kids?
2. What is the argument against the Africentric school? 3. How does
poverty affect student performance? 4. Do Africentric schools work?
Special Feature

Drop-Out Rates Among Racialized Groups

* English-speaking Caribbean – 40 percent
* Central and South American – 37 percent
* East African – 32 percent
* Southeast Asian – 29 percent
* West Asian – 28 percent
* West African – 26 percent
* Canadian Black – 23 percent

Source: 2006 Toronto District School Board Census

Start viewing around 1 minute 45 seconds.
schools  African_Canadians  Afrocentric  video  TVO  achievement_gaps  dropouts  racial_disparities 
april 2010 by jerryking
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