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Jan 22, 2015

Community Leaders Held Oakland GradNation Summit with a Focus on Young Men of Color

More than 250 Oakland community members, organizations, teachers, parents and students convened November 8, 2014 for the city’s GradNation Community Summit with a goal of increasing graduation rate of young men of color.

“We need to make clear to our young people, we expect them to graduate,” said Antwan Wilson, Oakland Unified School District Superintendent.