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Title:  Dropout Prevention
Description: Geared toward educators, administrators, and policymakers, this guide provides recommendations that focus on reducing high school dropout rates. Strategies presented include identifying and advocating for at-risk students, implementing programs to improve behavior and social skills, and keeping students engaged in the school environment.
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Cover Date: September 2008
Web Release: September 23, 2008
Publication #: WWC 20084025
Center/Program: WWC
Associated Centers: NCEE
Authors: Mark Dynarski (Chair), Mathematica Policy Research; Linda Clarke, City Of Houston; Brian Cobb, Colorado State University; Jeremy Finn, State University Of New York-Buffalo; Russell Rumberger, University Of California-Santa Barbara; Jay Smink, National Dropout Prevention Center/Network; Kristin Hallgren, Mathematica Policy Research; Brian Gill, Mathematica Policy Research.
Type of Product: Practice Guide
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