Building a Grad Nation: Progress and Challenge in Ending – the High School Dropout Epidemic CALIFORNIA EXCERPT

Grad Nation

“This report highlights key developments in the effort to boost high school graduation rates during the past decade. It also outlines what it will take to get to 90 percent and identifies five critical areas –

1. closing the opportunity gap between low-income students and their middle-to-high-income peers;

2. solving the big city challenge;

3. improving outcomes for students with disabilities;

4. focusing on California; and

5. boosting graduation rates for young men of color in key states – to help the nation reach its goal. ”

Read the full report. 

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