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More High School Graduates

How Schools Can Save Students From Dropping Out

Ben Levin Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto

Foreword by Michael Fullan

A Joint Publication With OPC

© 2012   208 pages   Corwin   
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Paperback ISBN: 9781412992244 $33.95

A proven system to boost high school graduation rates

More High School Graduates is a comprehensive guide for school leaders and government policymakers committed to boosting high school graduation rates. Drawing from his knowledge as an education official and professor, author Ben Levin presents a system to turn around secondary schools that is adaptable for local-, district-, and state-level decision making.

Offering a road map for improvement, this book’s practical and specific recommendations have increased graduation rates across hundreds of high schools. Components include

  • Keeping track of all students’ progress and intervening early to prevent failure
  • Establishing curriculum and graduation requirements that support increased student success
  • Improving teaching and learning
  • Connecting with the community to engage families, local businesses, and other stakeholders in improving graduation rates
  • Implementing methods for planning, communicating, and winning support

The stigma of “dropout factories” hangs over school districts and education agencies. This book helps turn any school or district into a success factory producing more graduates and better learning outcomes.

More High School Graduates

How Schools Can Save Students From Dropping Out

Ben Levin Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto

Foreword by Michael Fullan

A Joint Publication With OPC

© 2012   208 pages   Corwin  

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ISBN:   9781412992244 Paperback Suggested Retail Price:   $33.95 Bookstore Price:   $27.16

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A proven system to boost high school graduation rates

More High School Graduates is a comprehensive guide for school leaders and government policymakers committed to boosting high school graduation rates. Drawing from his knowledge as an education official and professor, author Ben Levin presents a system to turn around secondary schools that is adaptable for local-, district-, and state-level decision making.

Offering a road map for improvement, this book’s practical and specific recommendations have increased graduation rates across hundreds of high schools. Components include

  • Keeping track of all students’ progress and intervening early to prevent failure
  • Establishing curriculum and graduation requirements that support increased student success
  • Improving teaching and learning
  • Connecting with the community to engage families, local businesses, and other stakeholders in improving graduation rates
  • Implementing methods for planning, communicating, and winning support

The stigma of “dropout factories” hangs over school districts and education agencies. This book helps turn any school or district into a success factory producing more graduates and better learning outcomes.

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