Federal agencies request proposals for partnerships to help disconnected youth.
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November 28, 2014
November 26, 2014
Among different special education categories, emotionally disturbed students are at highest risk of dropping out, according to a study of 41,000 Utah students.
September 29, 2014
U.S. Census data shows nearly 1 million fewer high school graduates enrolled in college in 2013 than in 2011.
January 10, 2014
New federal data show nearly half of people who were 10th graders in 2002 have not earned any college degree or certification a decade later.
August 30, 2013
High school dating violence can reduce young women's educational attainment longterm, a new study suggests.
June 14, 2013
A federal interagency initiative hopes to test new policies and programs to support disconnected youth.
June 06, 2013
Beyond Diplomas Count 2013, educators and policymakers can dig into more research and resources on dropout recovery.
May 24, 2012
A new report reveals sharp disparities in civic participation based on educational attainment, family income, and age.
December 20, 2011
American young adults are extending their education and putting off some major adult milestones, such as entering the workforce and marrying, compared to decades past, according to a new demographic report by the National Center for Education Statistics.
April 27, 2011
The U.S. Census Bureau has released the most detailed information to date about how far Americans get in the education system.