National Dropout Prevention Center/Network
The 15 Effective Strategies for Dropout Prevention Overview Course provides an introduction to the 15 Effective Strategies fro Dropout Prevention. While each strategy can be implemented as stand-alone, positive outcomes are greatest when school districts and agencies develop program improvement plans that encompass multiple strategies. This course introduces each strategy, starting with the foundational, school-community perspective, and on to early intervention strategies, basic core strategies, and managing and improving instruction strategies, creating a framework to help increase graduation rates, and tools to support and engage in order to address the needs of every student. This course is longer than the other online courses, and can be completed in about 6 hours.
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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