TITLE

A 'Neglected' Population Goes Back to School

AUTHOR(S)
Sparks, Sarah D.
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Education Week;6/6/2013, Vol. 32 Issue 34, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses high school dropout prevention programs in the U.S., particularly commenting on efforts to re-engage students who have already left the education system. It addresses the impact of the 2008 economic recession on at-risk high school students, issues of accountability in preventing dropouts, and business developments designed to reach out to at-risk students and dropouts.
ACCESSION #
88000705

 

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