George Lucas Educational Foundation

Dropout Prevention

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

PrintPrint
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Pinterest
  • Share

Middle School's Role in Dropout Prevention

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

Discuss

Ten Tips for Personalized Learning via Technology

Last comment 16 hours 50 min ago
31 3,009 66,772 views

Ten Tips for Personalized Learning via Technology

Mon, 04/26/2010 - 12:32
31 3,009 66,772 views

Dyslexia in the General Education Classroom

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 11:44
52 5,436 154,818 views

Teachers Shake Up Shakespeare with Digital Media

Tue, 01/19/2010 - 13:15
8 451 22,175 views

Browse

Academies Raise the Bar at a Comprehensive High School
video

Academies Raise the Bar at a Comprehensive High School

Focusing on careers in green energy and manufacturing technology improves attendance and test scores at Laguna Creek High School in Elk Grove, California.

1 12 886 views
Boy at computer and another using a tablet and stylus
article

Career and Technical Education: Research Roundup

Evidence of success in lowering the dropout rate and raising grades.

1 18 11,959 views
A Magnet School Attracts Students to Careers in Health
video

A Magnet School Attracts Students to Careers in Health

Bravo Medical Magnet High School in Los Angeles offers internships in medical offices and advanced research labs where students can learn real-world skills.

102 869 views
A Big, Diverse California District Embraces Academies
article

The Districtwide Approach to Career and Technical Education

Support from the top boosts local academy success.

4 960 views
University Teams Up with Local Schools to Advance Careers in Medicine
video

University Teams Up with Local Schools to Advance Careers in Medicine

A commitment to serving the local community motivated the University of Southern California University Hospital and Keck Medical School to develop internships for students at Bravo Medical Magnet High School.

2 412 views
Dea Flores Turns Video Games into a Winning Science Fair Project
video

Dea Flores Turns Video Games into a Winning Science Fair Project

Dea Flores travels across Los Angeles for a rigorous education at Bravo Medical Magnet High School.

5 1,993 views
Animation as a Pathway to College and a Career
article

Career Technical Classes: Preparing Tomorrow's Skilled Professionals

Learning trade skills without losing sight of college.

53 916 views

Pages

Article

Want Better Project-Based Learning? Use Social and Emotional Learning

Blogger Thom Markham argues that the soft skills of SEL will make students successful not only in PBL, but also in life.

8 806 4,485 views
Teacher standing over boy at computer
article

Online Learning in the Traditional Classroom

Articles, best practices, and training sites for virtual education.

1 109 4,485 views
Article

Senioritis -- or an Opportunity for Growth?

Guest blogger Lori Desautels looks at senioritis as a time of wasted opportunity and asks pointed questions about how we can engage rather than lose students during the final months of their high school careers.

7 1,123 4,236 views
Woman wearing a headset sitting at her kitchen table with her laptop
article

Ten Takeaway Tips for Online Learning

How to make virtual education work best.

1 205 4,236 views
Article

Inside the Classroom and Mind of an Extraordinary Teacher

Inside the classroom and mind of an extraordinary teacher, a biography of Albert Cullum

7 174 3,986 views
article

Lesson 4: Student Assessment and Tracking

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

3,986 views
article

The Brave New Breakthrough of Online Learning

Discover how K-12 students and teachers from across the country are using virtual technology to create enhancements to their learning experiences and new success in their lives.

12 40 3,737 views

Pages