One-Third of a Nation: Rising Dropout Rates and Declining Opportunities

Barton, Paul E.
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High school completion rates retention student achievement socioeconomic status


This Policy Information Report documents high and rising high school dropout rates, declining investments in second-chance programs, and deteriorating opportunities for dropouts in the job market. While supplies last, print copies can be ordered from the Policy Information Center for $15.00.

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