American Graduate Day returns for its sixth year on PBS stations on Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 2pm-6pm ET (check your local listings). Hosted by Soledad O'Brien, this live national, multi-platform broadcast event focuses on the individuals and organizations working in communities across the country to keep students on the path to graduation and career success.
American Graduate Day returned for its 5th year on Saturday, September 17, 2016 on public television stations across the country. Hosted by Soledad O'Brien, the four-hour national broadcast celebrated the individuals and non-profit organizations dedicated to helping youth stay on track to high school graduation.
An American Graduate Champion commits their time, skills and resources to make sure that young people succeed. He or she is an individual who plays an active role in improving educational outcomes for students. A champion is a parent who is active in the lives of young people or a volunteer who creates a positive environment daily for youth in their community.
Discover the ways people around the country are using their time, skills and resources to make sure that young people succeed. Tune in to American Graduate Day 2016 on Saturday, September 17, 2016 (check local listings for air times).