Forty years ago, the United States had the highest public school graduation rate in the world. Today we're number twenty-one. In West Virginia we have a public school truancy rate of up to fifty percent in some counties. Dan Ringer and his guests Judge Alan Moats, Barbour & Taylor Counties and Glenn Sweet, Director, Barbour County Office of Attendance will talk about Truancy.
The Law Works airs Thursdays at 8:30 p.m. on WV PBS and Friday at 11 a.m. on WV PBS2.