The family of Jahi McMath has convinced her Oakland school to offer her an honorary diploma moths after she was declared brain dead following complications from surgery.
The family of Jahi McMath wants her school to grant her an honorary diploma months after the teen was left on life support following complications from surgery.
High school graduation rates are hitting record highs in the Bay Area, California and across the nation. But, earning a diploma doesn’t always equal getting an education. An increasing number of students make up courses they’ve failed by taking classes online. They earn credits, but not necessarily knowledge.