Can the U.S. reach a 90% graduation rate by 2020? In this discussion, originally streamed on Facebook Live, Education Week correspondent Lisa Stark speaks with Civic Enterprises Founder & CEO John Bridgeland. His group produces the “Grad Nation” annual report, which updates the country on progress toward this goal.
Where do states currently stand, and what is being done to keep students from dropping out?
- Six Ways to Improve High School Graduation Rates
- States Get Leeway on Naming ‘Dropout Factories’
- The Life-Changing Potential of Student Mentorship
- Diplomas Count 2016
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