CDRP IN THE NEWS
California high school graduation rates close in on national average?
Editorial: What's really in LAUSD's online credit recovery courses?
Holding California's 'Continuation' Schools Accountable: An Investigation
Array of Factors Drives Students From School
Challenges Ahead as Push Continues to Improve High School Graduation Rate
Can an Increase for National High School Graduation Rates Be Trusted?
Education Olympics: How Does the U.S. Rank?
A dozen-plus bills would reduce barriers to success for boys of color
California Dropout Research Project: Q&A with Russell Rumberger
Solving the "dropout crisis" is critical for state, Vice Provost Rumberger says
Online courses may make graduation too easy
Course Credits on the Quick: Controversial online recovery programs speed the path to graduation
Obama Rekindles State Debates on Dropout Age
Everyone Pays for Students Who Drop Out
How can we lower the student drop-out rate?
Higher Dropout Age May Not Lead to More Diplomas
America Cannot Afford the Stiff Price of a Dropout Nation
Dropout rate far higher than Fresno Unified reports, critics say
The hidden impact of high school dropouts
Study Reveals Links Between Poor Student Health and High School Dropout Rate
Teachers Key in Dropout Prevention
The ABCs of Ditching School
KVIE, Sacramento (Public Television)
High school dropouts cost CA $1 billion
Dropouts cost state billions
Dropouts and crime
Dropouts costing California $1.1 billion annually in juvenile crime costs
Upside of a downturn: Dropouts drop back in
High school exit exam hinders female and non-white students, study says
Quitting school costs city
Dropouts cost cities millions
Fixing the Dropout Crisis: Innovative Research Project puts New Focus on California's $46 Billion-a-Year Problem (PDF)
Educators Alarmed by High School Dropout Rates Among Teens
The Conversation: Fewer and fewer high school students make it to their graduation
Dropping Out, Adding Up (The Conversation with Daniel Weintraub)
Some California dropouts finish high school but don't succeed beyond, study finds
At inner-city LA high, nearly 6 in 10 drop out
On Bridging the "Opportunity Gap": Attack the dropout crisis
CA High School Dropout Rate discussion
Nearly One-Quarter of California High School Students Drop Out
Statement by Russell Rumberger (PDF), Director, California Dropout Research Project, on New Dropout Figures Released by the California Department of Education on July 16, 2008
"Middle school critical to students' success in high school"
"Graduation rates declining in L.A. Unified despite higher enrollment, study finds"
Project Aims to Tackle Dropout Problem, California-Style
1 in 4 not making it through high school
High school dropouts cost state billions
California Dropout Research Project Issues Blueprint to Solve Dropout Crisis
Selection of Television Clips
Study: Dropouts Cost State $46.4 Billion
Thousands of Troubled Students Drop Out Before High School
CDRP Studies Show Dropout Crisis Costs California $46.4 Billion Per Graduating
Class: Landmark Studies Also Find Proven Interventions Will Have Long-Term Economic
and Social Benefits
"The Economic Losses from High School Dropouts in California" is our site of the day
California High School Dropouts
Cost State $46.4 Billion Annually
The California Dropout
Research Project releases the first-ever studies of the economic
impact of the state’s dropout crisis
Professor Henry Levin (Columbia University), presents findings from first two CDRP
Policy Briefs to the California Senate Select Committee on High School Graduation
CDRP Studies Economic Impact of Dropouts (PDF)
New California center to study dropout issue, then press for solutions.
Russell W. Rumberger: "Seeking solutions to dropout crisis"
Rumberger presents an overview of CDRP to the California State Board of Education
High School Graduation Rates
"Universities Get Schooled by Rising Dropout Rates"
Russell Rumberger's presentation at the National Dropout Summit
(begins at 2:30:00)
News Release announcing launch of California Dropout Research Project (PDF)
Presentation to Urban Education Dialog (California Urban Superintendents network)
First meeting of the CDRP Policy Committee
Senate Select Committee on High School Graduation presentation
"Preventing High School Dropout"