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Stat of the Week

One in eighteen students in the class of 2013 dropped out before graduating (5.6%). 88.6% of students graduated on time.

Source: Indiana Department of Education

Learning to Learn: How Out-of-School Learning Increases Student Engagement and Reduces Dropout Rates

This "leaving to learn" strategy was developed with the goal of not merely to graduate every student, but to prepare graduates who are ready for success in their workplaces and their communities via out-of-school learning experiences.  

Dropping Out: Why Students Drop Out of High School and What Can Be Done About It

This book offers a comprehensive overview by one of the country’s leading experts, and provides answers to fundamental questions that address targeting the most vulnerable students and prevention strategies.



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