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ERIC Number: ED043799
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Nov
Pages: 4
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Reference Count: 0
Preventing College Dropouts: A Review.
Harvey, James
This issue of CURRENTS reviews some of the general findings on the dropout, and outlines approaches that have proven effective at various types of institutions in reducing dropout rates. Most of the programs examined here are aimed at early identification of the potential dropout and prevention of his withdrawal through the provision of special services. Other programs deal with "last ditch" measures by the university to keep the student in school and with efforts to retrieve the student once he has dropped out. (Author)
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: George Washington Univ., Washington, DC. ERIC Clearinghouse on Higher Education.
Note: Currents '70; n3 1970