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PUBLICATIONS DIRECTORY

Project Summary (PDF handout)

CDRP publishes several types of documents to make the research information that is produced accessible to policymakers, educators, and the public at large.

 

Policy Committee Report: this report, released February 27, 2008, documents systemic solutions to solving California's dropout crisis, based on building the capacity of the key educational institutions in the state—-schools, districts, and the California Department of Education. Page includes media coverage on the release of the report.


Policy Briefs: short summaries of the research reports written for a broader, lay audience.


Research Reports: the final reports from the research syntheses and studies. All reports are peer-reviewed where reviewers are anonymous to the authors. Page includes list of forthcoming reports as well as those currently in print.


Statistical Briefs: short publications focusing on specific dimensions of the dropout problem using existing state and federal databases. Includes links to sortable dropout rate tables.


City Profiles: series of documents illustrating the dropout problem in seventeen local communities throughout California. (Projected release date: April 9, 2009).


"Fresh Voices" Videos: California Ninth Graders Speak Out About Dropping Out
(a video companion piece to CDRP's Research Report #8: Giving a Student Voice to California's Dropout Crisis)