Warren Drake, EBR Schools (2016)
The Press Club
Genre: News, Public Affairs, Speech
Place Covered: East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 2016-07-25
Subjects: BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | East Baton Rouge Parish School System (La.) | Education | Drake, H. Warren, Jr.
- Drake, Warren Speaker
A speech by Warren Drake before the Baton Rouge Press Club on July 25, 2016. Drake is the superintendent of the East Baton Rouge Parish School System. He discusses: the demographics of the school district; their community response plan following the deaths of Alton Sterling and three Baton Rouge law enforcement officers; the importance of educating the whole child through academics, art education, and athletics; career diplomas; and their new technology program, which provides a computer for every fifth through eighth grade student. He also answers questions from the audience.