Solutions Episodes

Solutions to the Dropout Crisis  airs on the second Tuesday of every month at 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time, covering a variety of topics related to dropout prevention efforts.

2017

Introducing Solutions to the Dropout Crisis Magazine
February 14, 2017

Alternative Education: “Setting a Trend, Breaking a Trend”
January 10, 2017

2016

A Systems Approach to Dropout Prevention
December 13, 2016

Systemic and Professional Development Approach to Dropout Prevention
November 8, 2016

Applying NDPC/N’s 15 Effective Strategies Through a DPI (Diploma Planning Institute)
October 11, 2016

Getting It Right: Wise Policy Makes for Effective Dropout Prevention
September 13, 2016

Resiliency is the Missing Piece in Early Warning Systems
August 9, 2016

The 21C Workplace
July 12, 2016

Four Overview Perspectives on Engaging Students
June 14, 2016

PAR (Program Assessment and Review): Behind the Scenes
May 10, 2016

A Customizable Approach to Restorative Justice School Discipline: Replacing Ineffective, Punitive Consequences with Human-Centered Educational Practices
April 12, 2016

Early Warning and Intervention: Reaching Students Before Major Negative Events Happen
March 8, 2016

Is Recess the Most Underutilized Opportunity in Schools Today?
February 9, 2016

Graduation Success Initiative: A Full Court Press Approach
January 12, 2016

2015

School Transformation Through a Social and Emotional Learning Based Freshman Seminar
December 8, 2015

Capacity Building: STEM to STEAM in South Carolina
November 10, 2015

The Emerging Scholars Program
October 13, 2015

Reaching the Wounded Student
September 8, 2015

Public Schools at the Crossroads: Addressing the Dropout Challenge in Rural America
August 11, 2015

Youth Development Challenges in Kenya
July 14, 2015

Family Engagement as a Dropout Prevention Strategy
June 9, 2015

Reducing the Use of Seclusion and Restraint in Schools
May 12, 2015

Data Analysis for Graduation Improvement
April 14, 2015

Investing in Early Childhood Education: Making the Case for the 4K Program
March 10, 2015

Competency-Based Learning
February 10, 2015

Using Social Media to Engage Learners
January 20, 2015

2014

Making Sense of the Evidence: A Review of Dropout Prevention Strategies
December 9, 2014

Reaching and Teaching the Reluctant Learner
November 11, 2014

Dropout Recovery Model for Youth: An Innovative Partnership Between a School District and City Government
October 14, 2014

A Place Where They Want to Be (Encore)
September 9, 2014

A Place Where They Want to Be
June 4, 2014

Community Education
April 23, 2014

How to Create and Sustain World Class Alternative Schools
March 20, 2014

The Life-Changing Impact of Life Skills Instruction
March 4, 2014

2013

Strategies for Creating Socially Inclusive School Communities for ALL Students
November 19, 2013

The Good News About Cheating
September 24, 2013

Improved School Nutrition: A Strategic and Moral Imperative
June 18, 2013

Engaging Families and the Community as an Alternative to Expulsion: An Innovative Approach to Dropout Prevention
May 7, 2013

The Power and Promise of Integrative STEM Education
March 26, 2013

Using Parent and Family Engagement as a Dropout Prevention Strategy
February 27, 2013

Creating the Schools and Learning We Need—In Class and Online
January 23, 2013

2012

Career-Focused Education as a Statewide Mandate: Eight High Schools in South Carolina
December 5, 2012

Expecting Success From Pregnant and Parenting Students: The Law and Promising Practices
October 18, 2012

Poverty and School Success: Challenges and Opportunities with Under-Resourced Students
September 18, 2012

A Look to the Future
June 28, 2012

Closing the Gaps Through Afterschool and Summer Programming
April 10, 2012

Service-Learning Districtwide to Increase Students’ Academic Engagement
March 13, 2012

Applications of the Reggio Emilia Approach to U.S. Early Childhood Education Classrooms
February 14, 2012

School Climate: Why Is It Important?
January 10, 2012

2011

Developing Alternative Education and Innovative Schools
November 29, 2011

The 15 Effective Strategies for Dropout Prevention
October 25, 2011

CTE: Key to Education Reform, Preparing the Future Workforce
May 10, 2011

Dropout Prevention Through Data and Assessment Literacy
April 12, 2011

Project-Based Learning: A Working Model for Student Engagement
March 8, 2011

Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports: What Does PBIS Have to Do With Prevention?
February 8, 2011

2010

Professional Learning Communities: An Infrastructure for Dropout Prevention and School Improvement
November 9, 2010

Beyond the Bully Pulpit: The Mayor’s Role in Dropout Prevention
October 12, 2010

Family Involvement Makes a Difference
September 14, 2010

Successful Summers: The Role of High-Quality Summer Learning in High School Completion
June 8, 2010

Lessons From the IDRA Coca-Cola Valued Youth Program
May 11, 2010

School Climate Through Students’ Eyes
April 13, 2010

Building the Foundation for School Success: Introducing The Parent-Child Home Program
March 16, 2010

Promoting Powerful Professional Learning to Advance Student Achievement
February 16, 2010

Making the Connection: Advanced Technological Education and Dropout Prevention
January 12, 2010

2009

Service-Learning: A Dropout Prevention Strategy and MORE!
December 3, 2009

Building Authentic Relationships with Youth At Risk
November 10, 2009

Improving Reading for Academic Success: Strategies for Enhancing Adolescent Literacy
October 6, 2009

Graduation and Collaboration Coaches: Working Effectively Together
September 8, 2009

The Positive Effects of Mentoring
June 16, 2009

Call Me MISTER
May 12, 2009

Dropout Prevention in the Digital Society
April 14, 2009

Improving Graduation Rates through Virtual Schooling
March 10, 2009

Engaging Families in the Pathway to College
February 10, 2009

Strategic Planning to Improve the Graduation Rate
January 13, 2009

2008

Middle College High School: A Meaningful Option
November 25, 2008

Pasco School District Teen Parent Program: Our Children Are Our Legacy
October 28, 2008

Connected Counseling: Connecting Students to Success
September 23, 2008

Technology and Dropout Prevention – Tools, Tactics, and Things You Should Know
August 26, 2008

Keeping Youth in School – How Service-Learning Can Help!
June 24, 2008

Addressing Bullying in Schools: An Introduction to the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program
May 27, 2008

From At-Risk to Academic Excellence: What Successful Leaders Do
April 22, 2008

Policies and Practices Related to Student Failure and Dropping Out: Tools and Resources
March 25, 2008

The Role of the Principal in Dropout Prevention
February 26, 2008