First Prize

The Truth About America’s Graduation Rate
Broadcast
INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING

Source: NPR

America’s high school graduation numbers seem too good to be true – and in many cases they are.

Comments from the Judges:

“This is first-rate work by a skilled team that turned over rocks, exposing the ways that schools have boosted their graduation rates. The accompanying material on the web is also remarkably useful, a real public service.”