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Effective Strategies for Dropout Prevention

Working in a high school, I think I can safely say dropout prevention is definitely on all of our minds.  Below is a link to a plethora of research-based programs and resources that have been found to decrease dropout rates:

http://www.dropoutprevention.org/effective-strategies

Resources For Educators

Focus on South Florida: Dropout Prevention

The Communities in Schools of Miami program is the nation’s number one dropout prevention program. CIS mentors, counsels, and oversees 35-hundred at-risk youth. “Diplomas Now” is an organization that identifies at-risk students early on to eliminate the pitfalls that might lead them to drop out. 59 more words

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Progress In School Reform: What Is The Picture We See?

Summary: While by some measures the school reform movement has come up with little but goose eggs in the national aggregate, a more nuanced approach to school change makes clear that improvements do occur in substantial ways, in a cultural context that makes such gains truly heavy lifting. 764 more words

School Reform