The latest news on dropout rates
Educators and community members are making personal connections to get students to return to school.
The nation’s graduation rate climbed to 78 percent, but is lower among minority groups.
Nearly a quarter of dropouts cite disengaged parents as the reason they quit school, a new report says.
Experts argue that stakeholders from every sector are needed to strengthen high schools.
As graduation rates soar in states such as New York and Tennessee, others continue to struggle.