Dropout recovery is intended to find students who have dropped out of school and to assist them in completing additional education. Most often these programs attempt to re-enroll dropouts in school to complete their high school diploma, and they often employ five strategies for recovering dropouts.
The Truth About America's Graduation Rate
Graduation rates have improved from 72% in 2001 to 81% in 2013. NPR reports the three main causes for the improvement in graduation rates from 2001 to 2013: earlier school interventions, more flexible pathways to graduation, and states' "gaming systems." Follow the link to see this information and more which are presented using a multimedia platform.
Approaching Dropout As An Alterable Variable
Dr. Matthew Klare's lecture on changing the perspective on student dropout (51:40).