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Published by Pennsylvania State University, Institute for [Research on] Human Resources in University Park .
Written in English



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  • Dropouts -- United States.

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Statement[by] Jacob J. Kaufman and Morgan V. Lewis. With the assistance of David C. Gumpper.
ContributionsLewis, Morgan V., 1935- joint author., Pennsylvania State University. Institute for Research on Human Resources.
LC ClassificationsLC143 .K3
The Physical Object
Pagination184 p.
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4072119M
LC Control Number79628798

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The school dropout it is the phenomenon in which the student stops attending the classrooms and stays out of the educational system without receiving a school diploma. This phenomenon is usually seen in Latin America, given that it is a region with high dropout rates. According to the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), school dropouts have some main causes: malnourished children or. The problem of the potential school dropout and the implications for the school counselor provide the major foci of this l conclusions reached by the 11 contributors of this volume are: (1) the school dropout problem is multifaceted, demanding attention from schools and community; (2) pupil personnel have an. Graduation Alliance surrounds students with degrees of support in order to remove even the most substantial obstacles that stand in the way of a high school diploma. Not every student benefits equally from the traditional brick-and-mortar model of education, 1 and school leaders understand that there’s no one-size-fits-all model of education.   National Dropout Prevention Center Offers Resources for Schools and Teachers During School Closings. Anderson, SC (Ma ) — School closures are traumatizing students, families, and educators, presenting a new dropout risk factor and requiring schools .