TODAY | November 05, 2013
>>> with what's trending today. let's jump right on it. trending on msn, parents at a tennessee high school are speaking out about a controversial lunch program. students with poor grades at the high school are separated from their classmates and eat in a different location to get tutoring. critics are calling this a segregation but the school says it's a chance for struggling students to get extra help and they also say that the policy helped to boost graduation rates serving as a way to motivate some students that aren't doing so well so perform better.
>> some students need the extra help. there's that time. but if they're taking away from the lunch period --
>> on the fence.
>> if they're punishing the students it's not a good idea. if they're giving them a chance to get extra help, it's a good idea.
>> and sounds like it's working.
>> sometimes you have to think outside the box .