George Lucas Educational Foundation

Dropout Prevention

Learn about programs and share ideas to support at-risk students and keep all young people in school.

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Middle School's Role in Dropout Prevention

Anne O'Brien shares research and resources for helping secondary students stay in school.

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Ten Tips for Personalized Learning via Technology

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How to End the Dropout Crisis: Ten Strategies for Student Retention

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Ten Tips for Personalized Learning via Technology

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How to End the Dropout Crisis: Ten Strategies for Student Retention

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The Positive Path: A Recipe for Risk Reduction

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Lesson 4: Student Assessment and Tracking

Evaluation tools and techniques help after-school programs run smoothly and effectively.

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Lesson 3: Developing Standards

Find quality-control measurements for building successful after-school programs.

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A Campus-Community Approach to Enriching the After-School Hours

Providence's after-school AfterZone is a citywide system of engaging programs that at-risk middle-school students have taken ownership of.

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Overview: PASA Lessons at a Glance

A successful city program offers this guide to creating a full-time-learning system in your area.

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Lesson 8: Social Branding

Building a brand that youth identify with can make or break after-school programs.

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An Interview with Arne Duncan
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An Interview with Arne Duncan

President Obama's secretary of education was formerly the CEO of Chicago Public Schools. In this interview, he discusses his strategy for reforming the city's school district and his passion for after-school programs.

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How to End the Dropout Crisis: Ten Strategies for Student Retention

Proven tactics for keeping kids engaged and in school, all the way through high school graduation.

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Obama's Education Goals Reflect Edutopia's

Discover coverage of programs that illustrate the president's emerging agenda for public schools.

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By the Numbers: Dropout Data

A dim economic future lies ahead for high school dropouts and their communities.

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Case Study: TEAMS Model School - Clark STEM Magnet in Glendale, CA

A case study showing how Clark STEM Magnet School is integrating STEM with arts and academics.

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Last-Chance High: An Urban School District Success

A remarkable program in the San Francisco public school system is a Stay Out of Jail card for the city's most at-risk teens.

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Congressman George Miller's Take on NCLB: Part 1

The chairman of the House Committee on Education and Labor, discusses the future of the No Child Left Behind Act.

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Fundraising Tips from Forest Lake

How the South Carolina elementary school secured an eye-popping set of technology tools.

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