On May 9, Civic Enterprises and the Everyone Graduates Center at Johns Hopkins University, as part of the GradNation Campaign
, will release the 2016 Building a Grad Nation
report. Released annually, the report shows detailed progress toward the GradNation goal of a national on-time graduation rate of 90 percent by 2020.
That afternoon, expert speakers and co-authors of the report – John Bridgeland
, CEO and president, Civic Enterprises, Jennifer DePaoli
, senior education advisor, Civic Enterprises, and Robert Balfanz
, director of the Everyone Graduates Center at Johns Hopkins University School of Education – will discuss where the nation and states stand on the path to 90 percent.