Psychosocial risk and protective factors of secondary school dropout in Luxembourg: the protocol of an exploratory case-control study
- Incomplete. Burka, Paul // Texas Monthly;Oct2004, Vol. 32 Issue 10, p10
Focuses on issues related to education at Johnston High School in Austin, Texas. Method being used by the state in calculating high school dropout rates; Reasons why students drop out from the school; Effects of dropouts on employment and the state's economy.
- Equipping Asian citizens today for tomorrow's jobs. Estopace, Eden // Enterprise Innovation;Feb/Mar2011, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p38
The article offers information on the importance of equipping Asian citizens at present for their future job in Asia. It states that private and non-government organizations are partnering to form a critical foundation for job creation and upskilling. According to chief executive officer (CEO)...
- Unemployment rate 35.9 percent among dropouts. // Compensation & Working Conditions;May2002, pN.PAG
Reports on the unemployment rate among high school dropouts in the U.S. between October 2000 and October 2001. Comparison between White and Hispanic dropouts; Employment of African-American dropouts.
- The difference a year makes in the Nation's youth work force. Young, Anne McDougall // Monthly Labor Review;Oct79, Vol. 102 Issue 10, p34
Presents an overview of the employment of students and graduates and the incidence of school dropouts in the U.S. compiled as of October 1979. Factors influencing employment and school dropouts; Trends in youth employment and unemployment; Policy implications for youth labor and employment.
- Foiled Aspirations: The Influence of Unauthorized Status on the Educational Expectations of Latino Immigrant Youth. Perreira, Krista; Spees, Lisa // Population Research & Policy Review;Oct2015, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p641
Latino immigrant adolescents have the highest high school dropout rates of any race-ethnic or nativity group in the United States. One potential reason for high dropout rates among Latino immigrant youth is that many are unauthorized entrants. These unauthorized Latino immigrant youth have few...
- INCREASING student retention. Bradley, Graham // Youth Studies Australia;Winter1992, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p37
Focuses on a study which reviewed issues on the retention of secondary education students in Queensland. Review of related literature; Ideal retention rate; Student perspectives on student retention; Opinion of teachers on factors that would facilitate retention.
- Correlates of subjective and functional outcomes in outpatient clinic attendees with schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder. Hofer, Alex; Rettenbacher, Maria A.; Widschwendter, Christian G.; Kemmler, Georg; Hummer, Martina; Fleischhacker, W. Wolfgang // European Archives of Psychiatry & Clinical Neuroscience;2006, Vol. 256 Issue 4, p246
Outcome in schizophrenia is multidimensional and, thus, consists of clinical,humanitarian, rehabilitative and cost domains. Accordingly, recovery is conceptualized as the ability to function in the community, socially and vocationally, as well as being relatively free of diseaseâ€“related...
- Employment Precariousness and Poor Mental Health: Evidence from Spain on a New Social Determinant of Health. Vives, Alejandra; Amable, Marcelo; Ferrer, Montserrat; Moncada, Salvador; Llorens, Clara; Muntaner, Carles; Benavides, Fernando G.; Benach, Joan // Journal of Environmental & Public Health;2013, Vol. 2013, p1
Background. Evidence on the health-damaging effects of precarious employment is limited by the use of one-dimensional approaches focused on employment instability. This study assesses the association between precarious employment and poor mental health using the multidimensional Employment...
- Success without College. Coles, Clifton // Futurist;Jan/Feb2003, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p8
Reports on the views of Northwestern University professor James Rosenbaum that high schools can prepare students for the workplace by emphasizing different skills and expanding career choices. Failure of high-school guidance counselors to stress that some jobs offer good career prospects;...