From the U.S. Department of Education: “U.S. students are graduating from high school at a higher rate than ever before, according to data released today by the U.S. Department of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics. The nation’s high school graduation rate hit 82 percent in 2013-14, the highest level since states adopted a new uniform… Read more »
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Economic Impacts of Dropouts Why Students Drop Out Who Ranks Where? (Comparison of dropout rates by state) State News, with links to headlines and data for each state Education Week The Value of a Diploma (2001) Ages for compulsory school attendance, special education services for students, policies for year-round schools and kindergarten programs, by… Read more »
Civic Enterprise and Everyone Graduates Center at Johns Hopkins University. (2017). 2017 Building a Grad Nation Report: Progress and Challenge in Raising High School Graduation Rates. Civic Enterprise and Everyone Graduates Center at Johns Hopkins University. (2016). 2016 Building a Grad Nation Report. Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, UC Santa Barbara. (2017). California Dropout Research… Read more »
U.S. Four-Year Graduation Rates: 1990-2014 Sources: Public high school Averaged Freshman Graduation Rate (AFGR) data from http://nces.ed.gov/programs/coe/indicator_coi.asp Public 4-Year Adjusted Cohort Graduation Rate (ACGR) data from https://nces.ed.gov/ccd/tables/ACGR_2010-11_to_2012-13.asp and https://nces.ed.gov/ccd/tables/ACGR_RE_and_characteristics_2013-14.asp Educational Attainment, Income, and the Cost of Dropping Out While advocates for increasing graduation rates tend to focus on the moral argument that… Read more »