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CDRP IN THE NEWS

California high school graduation rates close in on national average?
EdSource
October 17, 2016

Editorial: What's really in LAUSD's online credit recovery courses?
Los Angeles Times
June 18, 2016

Holding California's 'Continuation' Schools Accountable: An Investigation
Education Week
July 23, 2015

Array of Factors Drives Students From School
Education Week
May 20, 2014

Challenges Ahead as Push Continues to Improve High School Graduation Rate
Education Week
May 5, 2014

Can an Increase for National High School Graduation Rates Be Trusted?
PBS Newshour
April 11, 2013

Education Olympics: How Does the U.S. Rank?
PBS NewsHour
August 13, 2012

A dozen-plus bills would reduce barriers to success for boys of color
by Kathryn Baron, EdSource
August 9, 2012

California Dropout Research Project: Q&A with Russell Rumberger
by Nick Pandolfo, Hechinger Report
May 8, 2012

Solving the "dropout crisis" is critical for state, Vice Provost Rumberger says
University of California, Office of the President eNews
April 24, 2012

Online courses may make graduation too easy
by Jay Mathews, Washington Post
April 12, 2012

Course Credits on the Quick: Controversial online recovery programs speed the path to graduation
by Andrew Brownstein, Harvard Education Letter
March/April 2012

Obama Rekindles State Debates on Dropout Age
Education News
February 7, 2012

Everyone Pays for Students Who Drop Out
Education News
January 21, 2012

How can we lower the student drop-out rate?
KALW, Public Radio
February 2012

Higher Dropout Age May Not Lead to More Diplomas
NPR
February 2012

America Cannot Afford the Stiff Price of a Dropout Nation
Thoughts on Public Education
February 2012

Dropout rate far higher than Fresno Unified reports, critics say
Fresno Bee
November 19, 2011

The hidden impact of high school dropouts
James C. Wilson, SignOnSanDiego.com (Opinion)
November 3, 2011

Study Reveals Links Between Poor Student Health and High School Dropout Rate
Ed Brief
March 25, 2010

Teachers Key in Dropout Prevention
St. Thomas Source
February 10, 2010

The ABCs of Ditching School
San Francisco Chronicle
February 1, 2010

High school dropouts

KVIE, Sacramento (Public Television)
November , 2009

High school dropouts cost CA $1 billion
KGO-TV, San Francisco (ABC)
September 25 , 2009

Dropouts cost state billions
Bakersfield.com
September 24 , 2009

Dropouts and crime
Lou Dobbs, CNN
September 24 , 2009

Dropouts costing California $1.1 billion annually in juvenile crime costs
Los Angeles Times
September 24, 2009

Upside of a downturn: Dropouts drop back in
MSNBC
April 22, 2009

High school exit exam hinders female and non-white students, study says
Los Angeles Times
April 22, 2009

Quitting school costs city
Modesto Bee
April 16, 2009

Dropouts cost cities millions
San Diego Union-Tribune
April 12, 2009

Fixing the Dropout Crisis: Innovative Research Project puts New Focus on California's $46 Billion-a-Year Problem (PDF)
UC Santa Barbara Today
Fall, 2008

Educators Alarmed by High School Dropout Rates Among Teens
Fox News.com
September 19, 2008

The Conversation: Fewer and fewer high school students make it to their graduation
Sacramento Bee
September 14, 2008

Dropping Out, Adding Up (The Conversation with Daniel Weintraub)
Sacramento Bee
September 14, 2008

Some California dropouts finish high school but don't succeed beyond, study finds
Los Angeles Times
September 12, 2008

At inner-city LA high, nearly 6 in 10 drop out
Fox News.com
August 19 , 2008

On Bridging the "Opportunity Gap": Attack the dropout crisis
State Senator and CDRP Policy Committee Member Darrell Steinberg OpEd
San Francisco Chronicle
July 21, 2008

CA High School Dropout Rate discussion
Featured guests: Russell Rumberger and Jack O'Connell
KQED radio
July 18, 2008

Nearly One-Quarter of California High School Students Drop Out
Informify News online
July 18, 2008

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"
San Jose Mercury News, OpEd by Russell Rumberger
June 26, 2008

"Graduation rates declining in L.A. Unified despite higher enrollment, study finds"
Los Angeles Times (references CDRP Policy Brief #14)
June 21, 2008

Project Aims to Tackle Dropout Problem, California-Style
Feature article about the California Dropout Research Project
Education Week
April 28, 2008

1 in 4 not making it through high school
Modesto Bee (references CDRP reports)
March 9, 2008

High school dropouts cost state billions
San Francisco Chronicle
February 28 , 2008

California Dropout Research Project Issues Blueprint to Solve Dropout Crisis
Reuters
February 27 , 2008

Selection of Television Clips
reporting on CDRP Statistical Briefs #7 and #8 and "Solving California's Dropout Crisis"
February 21 and 28, 2008

"Retooling Schooling: Who Gets to Graduate?" (Video Clip)   |   More on "Retooling Schooling"
(CDRP Director Russell Rumberger speaks at San Francisco's Commonwealth Club)
February 14, 2008

Study: Dropouts Cost State $46.4 Billion
University of California, Santa Barbara, "93106" Vol. 18, No. 3
October 8, 2007

Thousands of Troubled Students Drop Out Before High School
The Chicago Reporter
September 28, 2007

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
Market Watch
August 22, 2007

"The Economic Losses from High School Dropouts in California" is our site of the day
California Progress Report
August 22, 2007

California High School Dropouts Cost State $46.4 Billion Annually
University of California, Santa Barbara
August 22, 2007

The California Dropout Research Project releases the first-ever studies of the economic impact of the state's dropout crisis
Gevirtz Graduate School of Education (UC Santa Barbara)
August 22, 2007

Professor Henry Levin (Columbia University), presents findings from first two CDRP Policy Briefs to the California Senate Select Committee on High School Graduation
August 22, 2007

CDRP Studies Economic Impact of Dropouts (PDF)
CDRP Press Release
August 22, 2007

New California center to study dropout issue, then press for solutions.
Also available en espanol
Graduation for All Newsletter
August, 2007

Russell W. Rumberger: "Seeking solutions to dropout crisis"
Sacramento Bee OpEd
July 12, 2007

Rumberger presents an overview of CDRP to the California State Board of Education
July 11, 2007

High School Graduation Rates
audio forum features California Senator Darrell Steinberg and CDRP Director Russell Rumberger; examines California high school graduation rates: what do the numbers tell us, and what are some of the factors keeping students from completing high school?
KQED public radio
June 8, 2007

"Universities Get Schooled by Rising Dropout Rates"
UC Santa Barbara, Daily Nexus
May 29, 2007

Russell Rumberger's presentation at the National Dropout Summit (begins at 2:30:00)
American Perspectives, C-SPan online
May 26, 2007

Dropout Project featured on Capital Public Radio's Morning Edition
Also on: KPBS/San Diego
May 7, 2007

News Release announcing launch of California Dropout Research Project (PDF)
May 1, 2007

Presentation to Urban Education Dialog (California Urban Superintendents network)
San Diego, CA
March 30, 2007

First meeting of the CDRP Policy Committee
Sacramento, CA
March 15, 2007

Senate Select Committee on High School Graduation presentation
March 14, 2007

"Preventing High School Dropout"
National High School Center, Webinar
December 13, 2006