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

Author(s):
Barton, Paul E.
Publication Year:
2005
Report Number:
PIC-ONETHIRD
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Document Type:
Subject/Key Words:
High school completion rates retention student achievement socioeconomic status

Abstract

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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