Early Literacy Development
National Dropout Prevention Center/Network
Early literacy makes a difference in dropout rates. Learn the importance of early literacy and how community and school organizations can work together to help students develop early literacy skills at home and at school.
This course is part of the 15 Effective Strategies for Dropout Prevention online courses, based on the National Dropout Prevention Center/Network’s 15 Effective Strategies for Dropout Prevention. If you are using this course towards the twelve professional learning credits necessary to complete the National Dropout Specialist Certification Program, please download your certificate upon the successful completion of all activities relating to the course, and email it to Jennie Cole at
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