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Document Number: 7847

Beyond the GED: State Strategies to Help Former Dropouts Earn a High School Diploma MS Word PDF - Seventy-four percent of the high school dropouts age 16-25 report that, if they could do it all over again, they would have stayed in school. This ECS Policy Brief provides information on various state policy components that can facilitate former dropoutsí ability to earn a high school diploma. The brief also addresses finance elements state policymakers must consider when developing new education options. (Jennifer Dounay, Education Commission of the States, August 2008)...
Author: Jennifer Dounay
Publication: Policy Brief
Publisher: Education Commission of the States


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At-Risk (incl. Dropout Prevention)
High School

 
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