Pilot Program To Help Low-Income Students Strive For And Stay In CollegeCollege-readiness, career counseling, student aid and financial literacy will be the focus of the pilot programs funded by the Department of Education.
More Money In Schools Helps Low-Income KidsAccording to a recent study, in school districts with increased spending, low-income students are more likely to graduate from high school, earn livable wages and avoid poverty in adulthood.
Data Indicates High School Graduation Rates Are UpHigh school graduation is up. Using data from the National Center for Education Statistics, we can track transfer students and also break down graduation rates by states and income.
<em>Public School Notebook</em> Addresses Challenge Of Keeping Kids In SchoolThe February issue of <em>The Public School Notebook</em> is devoted to the challenges educators face in keeping kids in school.