Whats is KIPP charter schools doing different? They have taken schools in poor neighborhoods and made them a model of success.
KIPP Reach Facts
- KIPP Reach students spend over 62% more time in class learning than students in traditional school settings
- Teachers are available after school hours by cell phone for help with homework
- Over $21 million in high school scholarships & aid has been earned by KIPP Reach alumni
- Nationally, 80% of KIPP students attend college
In this interview, Principal Tracy McDaniel of Oklahoma City talks about KIPP (Knowledge is Power Program).[podcast]http://1037thebeat.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/afternoon051611-Kipp-OKC-64k.mp3[/podcast]