About The National Dropout Prevention Center at Clemson University seeks to help schools and communities graduate more students, and is proud to present the Diploma Planning Institute. Diploma Planning Institutes train and guide schools, districts, or community teams to analyze local data and circumstances to develop and implement research-based dropout prevention plans. Please contact us… Read more »
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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. Systemic and Professional Development Approach to Dropout Prevention. (2016). Solutions to the Dropout Crisis. Making Sense of the Evidence: A Review of Dropout Prevention Strategies. (2014). Solutions to the Dropout… Read more »
Professional Development Resources NDPC/N Materials Systemic and Professional Development Approach to Dropout Prevention. (2016). Solutions to the Dropout Crisis. Making Sense of the Evidence: A Review of Dropout Prevention Strategies. (2014). Solutions to the Dropout Crisis. McGrane, G. (2011). Building Authentic Relationships With Youth At Risk. Professional Development Series. The 15 Effective Strategies for Dropout Prevention…. Read more »
Overview Recent research suggests that the quality of a teacher is the most important predictor of student success (Darling-Hammond, 1998). A Tennessee study (Haycock, 1998) discovered that low-achieving students increased their achievement level by as much as 53% when taught by a highly effective teacher. The sequence of teachers to which students were assigned also… Read more »