A closer look at the gender gap in high school graduation/dropout rates (Julie Mack blog)


The School Dropout in Georgia.

The School Dropout in Georgia. Published on 2017-01-03 16:44:54 from eric.ed.gov

Rockdale County Public Schools, Conyers, GA. It is a tragedy to know so much about school dropouts and to do so little about the problem. We know where; we know who; we know when; we know why. With all of this evidence, Georgia's ranking among the states ...


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US high school dropout rate: high, but how high?

US high school dropout rate: high, but how high? Published on 2006-06-20 17:00:00 from The Christian Science Monitor

WASHINGTON — The national dropout rate is notoriously hard to pin down, and the latest effort to do so – showing alarmingly low graduation rates in some parts of America – is likely to intensify the statistics wars. Nearly 1 in 3 high school students ...


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Examining the high school dropout crisis

Examining the high school dropout crisis Published on 2011-07-26 17:00:00 from 89.3 KPCC

An NPR series this week has focused on the high school dropout crisis, which disproportionately affects black ... And while boys receive much of the attention, nearly as many girls drop out, too. From a piece yesterday, which profiled Lauren Ortega of ...


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Combating The High School Dropout Rate

Combating The High School Dropout Rate Published on 2011-06-15 07:48:00 from Blog NJ.com

(NAPSI)—There is promising news for teens at risk of dropping out ... classes were more interesting and provided opportunities for real-world learning. Whether a summer internship, a college visit or a volunteer program, real-world experiences can ...


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Statistics in high school?!

Statistics in high school?! Published on 2013-04-08 17:00:00 from blogs.sas.com

This week we are delighted to feature Ruth Ann Chan, a Math and Statistics teacher at Riverside High School in Durham. Ruth Ann is passionate ... Beginning to develop a strong foundation in statistics in high school allows students to enter college ...


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High School Dropout Rates Up in WV

High School Dropout Rates Up in WV Published on 2010-01-11 16:00:00 from TheNewsCenter

The West Virginia Department of Education gathered figures from across the state concerning dropouts and graduation rates for high school students ... Parkersburg South Principal, said that when a student comes to him to dropout of school he gives them ...


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The Texas High School Dropout Problem

The Texas High School Dropout Problem Published on 2009-11-03 16:00:00 from The Texas Tribune

TEA lists H. Grady Spruce High School in southeast Dallas as having a 12 percent “event” dropout rate — counting only the students who leave in one school year rather than over a four-year stretch. The Texas Tribune thanks its sponsors. Become one.


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High-school dropout rate dips in Wyo.

High-school dropout rate dips in Wyo. Published on 2010-08-15 17:00:00 from Wyoming Tribune-Eagle News

Fremont County 21 had ... every district employee a graduation coach," LaHiff said. A first-grade teacher could do that by building the students' anticipation of a diploma. The school improvement grant that Cheyenne's Triumph High recently received also ...


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High School Dropout Rate Varies In VT

High School Dropout Rate Varies In VT Published on 2006-03-10 04:05:00 from Vermont Public Radio

Andre Messier is Principal at Lake Region Union High School in Orleans. Rae Ann Knopf is Deputy Commissioner at the Vermont Department of Education. They talk with VPR's Jane Lindholm about how the state plans to reach its goal of a statewide 100% ...


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Long Distance Relationship Statistics in the US

Long Distance Relationship Statistics in the US Published on 2016-04-07 17:00:00 from infographicjournal.com

One of the biggest factors which have been responsible for the increasing numbers of long distance relationships is the Internet. Online dating has made many more willing to give a long distance union a chance. Communication is made now to be much easier ...


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Trends in High School Dropout and Completion Rates in the United States

Trends in High School Dropout and Completion Rates in the United States Published on 2016-12-16 07:09:20 from nces.ed.gov

Figure 3.4. Percentage of high school dropouts among persons 16 through 24 years old (status dropout rate), by race/ethnicity and sex: 2013 !Interpret data with caution. The coefficient of variation (CV) for this estimate is between 30 and 50 percent.


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Trends in High School Dropout and Completion Rates in the United States

Trends in High School Dropout and Completion Rates in the United States Published on 2016-12-10 05:32:22 from nces.ed.gov

The status dropout rate in the West (7.1 percent) was not measurably different from the rate in any other region. Figure 2.4. Percentage of high school dropouts among persons 16 through 24 years old (status dropout rate), by labor force status: October ...


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High School Dropout Rates

High School Dropout Rates Published on 2007-05-08 17:00:00 from www.c-span.org

High School Dropout Rates Panelists spoke about high school dropout rates, the depiction of the problem as an educational crisis, reasons for the high rates, and possible solutions to the problem. Among the topics they addressed were community involvement ...


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High School (Reunion) Dropout

High School (Reunion) Dropout Published on 2011-09-25 17:52:00 from Patch

Columnist Christopher Sacco is in the worst shape of his life and starting to sprout gray hair, which must mean it’s time for his high school ... pages of a decade-old yearbook. Get free real-time news alerts from the East Brunswick Patch.


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The Role of the Fine and Performing Arts in High School Dropout Prevention.

The Role of the Fine and Performing Arts in High School Dropout Prevention. Published on 2017-01-07 12:50:41 from eric.ed.gov

Florida ... that arts programs currently offered in Florida's high schools helped students who border on dropping out of school; therefore, it was recommended that the project be repeated with a broader geographical distribution. A 39-item list of ...


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The Economic Benefits of Reducing High School Dropout Rates in the Atlanta, Georgia, Metro Area

The Economic Benefits of Reducing High School Dropout Rates in the Atlanta, Georgia, Metro Area Published on 2009-09-17 17:00:00 from eric.ed.gov

The projections for economic benefits are estimated using graduation rates calculated by Editorial Projects in Education for all public school districts located within a metropolitan area. As demonstrated in this document, if the Atlanta metro area were to ...


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High School Dropout and Completion Rates in the United States: 2007

High School Dropout and Completion Rates in the United States: 2007 Published on 2017-01-05 22:41:39 from adlit.org

Cataldi, E.F., Laird, J., and KewalRamani, A. (2009). High School Dropout and Completion Rates in the United States: 2007 (NCES 2009-064). National Center for Education Statistics, Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education. Washington ...


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High School Dropout and Completion Rates in the United States: 2007 Compendium Report. NCES 2009-064

High School Dropout and Completion Rates in the United States: 2007 Compendium Report. NCES 2009-064 Published on 2016-08-04 17:00:00 from www.researchgate.net

Four rates are presented to provide a broad picture of high school dropouts and completers in the United States, with the event dropout rate, the status dropout rate, the status completion rate, and the averaged freshman graduation rate each contributing ...


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Chart: Latinos are driving a huge decline in the high school dropout rate

Chart: Latinos are driving a huge decline in the high school dropout rate Published on 2014-10-02 08:00:00 from Vox

One piece of good news in American education that doesn't get a lot of attention: the high school dropout rate is the lowest it's ever been. About 80 percent of high school freshmen go on to earn a diploma, the highest in history. And just 7 percent of 18 ...


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A closer look at the gender gap in high school graduation/dropout rates (Julie Mack blog)

A closer look at the gender gap in high school graduation/dropout rates (Julie Mack blog) Published on 2012-04-21 12:16:00 from MLive

KALAMAZOO, MI-- Michigan males that started high school in fall 2007 were almost 50 percent more likely to drop out of high school as female students, and even those that stayed in school were less likely to graduate on time, according to Michigan's latest ...


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