ERIC Number: EJ612172
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
The Distribution of Dropout and Turnover Rates among Urban and Suburban High Schools.
Rumberger, Russell W.; Thomas, Scott L.
Sociology of Education, v73 n1 p39-67 Jan 2000
Examines the distribution of dropout and turnover rates among 247 U.S. urban and suburban high schools to study school effectiveness. Finds that dropout and turnover rates can be attributed to student background, student composition, school resources, and school processes. (Contains references.) (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
IES Cited: ED502502