ERIC Number: ED065931
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
Dropouts: Prevention and Rehabilitation. Schools Rescue Potential Failures. Education U.S.A. Special Report.
In this report are described some current programs aimed at dropout prevention. The report focuses on programs that appear to be yielding results and that lend themselves to adaptation by other schools. The discussion comprises (1) new approaches to dropout prevention, (2) student motivation projects, (3) work-study projects, (4) schooling for teenage mothers, (5) continuation education, (6) dropout rehabilitation, (7) expanding adult education, and (8) Texarkana's Rapid Learning Centers. (JF)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Career Development, Career Education, Continuation Education, Dropout Prevention, Dropout Programs, Dropout Rate, Dropout Research, Employment Experience, Employment Opportunities, Mothers, Student Motivation, Work Study Programs
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Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National School Public Relations Association, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Arkansas; Rapid Learning Centers