Region#4 Education Service Center, Houston, Texas

Keeping Kids in School: A Framework for Student Success

An increasing number of students leave school prior to their graduation having a dramatic effect on their lives and the lives of our citizens. They are more likely to wind up in jail, on welfare, marrying someone in the same situation and raising children who are more likely to dropout.

Using the 15 effective strategies developed by the National Dropout Prevention Center and tools developed as best practices by some of America’s outstanding schools and programs, workshop participants will not only learn what to do but how to aid at-risk youth to graduate from school .