Right now, some of the country’s top schools have a diversity problem.
According to recent data, more than 50% of students accepted to Ivy League schools are white, while black students make up just 11% of the student body.
Such is the case at Harvard University.
But Brandon Fleming is trying to do something about the diversity problem. And he’s using debate as a way to bring more students of color to the halls of Harvard.
He sat down with GPB's Leah Fleming to talk about the program and share his own journey from college droput to renowned educator.