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Real-world learning vs. school grades & credits...

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Jack Hostager is a high school sophomore enrolled in an Eastern Iowa High School. His blog, Straight from the Desk, seeks to add the seldom heard voice of the student. (Real-world learning vs. school grades & credits.


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Education World: Who Are Today's School Dropouts?

A new report looks in-depth at the U.S. dropout rate as it applies to students from various racial-ethnic groups and from different income levels and geographic regions.
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Improved literacy, dropout prevention are vital goals for Tucson

Improved literacy, dropout prevention are vital goals for Tucson | Dropout Prevention | Scoop.it
Mayor Rothschild has a busy agenda. He has created a number of task forces (disclosure: I serve on one) to bring together members of the community to lay out paths to solutions. In this article the Mayor repeats some of.
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Guest Column: Improved literacy, dropout prevention are vital goals for Tucson - Arizona Daily Star

Guest Column: Improved literacy, dropout prevention are vital goals for Tucson - Arizona Daily Star | Dropout Prevention | Scoop.it
Guest Column: Improved literacy, dropout prevention are vital goals for TucsonArizona Daily StarHere in Tucson, my own education task force, made up of leaders from our education community, is working at both ends of the K-12 spectrum: achieving...
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Few states have passed dropout prevention legislation that actually ...

Few states have passed dropout prevention legislation that actually ... | Dropout Prevention | Scoop.it
In “Six Pillars of Effective Dropout Prevention and Recovery: An Assessment of Current State Policy and How to Improve It” by Cheryl Almeida, Adria Steinberg, Janet Santos and Cecilia Le, the researchers found six model ...
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High School Graduation Rates Revealed: The 5 Best and 5 Worst States

High School Graduation Rates Revealed: The 5 Best and 5 Worst States | Dropout Prevention | Scoop.it
You'll be surprised to learn how many students are not getting a diploma in your state.
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WATCH: High school student stands up to lazy teacher and lectures her on teaching

WATCH: High school student stands up to lazy teacher and lectures her on teaching | Dropout Prevention | Scoop.it
The unnamed student was upset the teacher never teachers and just hands out packets for the class to complete.
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Texas High School Graduation Rates Among Top Nationally, But Why?, by Morgan Smith

Texas High School Graduation Rates Among Top Nationally, But Why?, by Morgan Smith | Dropout Prevention | Scoop.it
While skeptics say reporting requirements for state graduation rates contain too many loopholes, other education policy experts say Texas deserves credit for implementing innovative programs to keep students in school.
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Webinar: Dropout Prevention & Recovery in Rural Districts

Webinar: Dropout Prevention & Recovery in Rural Districts | Dropout Prevention | Scoop.it
Entitled "Leveraging Local Resources: Promising Practices for Dropout Prevention and Recovery in Rural Districts," the webinar will share strategies used by Sussex County, Virgina to develop an early warning system as well ...
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Promising Practices for Dropout Prevention and Recovery in Rural ...

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Leveraging Local Resources: Promising Practices for Dropout Prevention and Recovery in Rural Districts ... In recent years, many efforts to address the dropout crisis have focused on large, urban schools and districts.
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Parent Engagement Gets Focus | Communities In Schools - Georgia

Parent Engagement Gets Focus | Communities In Schools - Georgia | Dropout Prevention | Scoop.it

Parent involvement in education is key to a student's success!

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Guest Column: Improved literacy, dropout prevention are vital goals for Tucson

Guest Column: Improved literacy, dropout prevention are vital goals for Tucson | Dropout Prevention | Scoop.it
The Census Bureau recently identified Tucson as the sixth-poorest large metropolitan area in the United States.
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