After School Programs’ effect on drop-out rates


After School Programs effect on drop-out rates

As policy-makers and educators confront the significant challenge of graduation and dropout rates, it is a small comfort to know that the work we do in after school (along with our many partners) has a significant influence on these numbers.  Check out the brief article here from Afterschool Alliance:

For a more detailed analysis of the importance of after school on retention and graduation rates, check out this companion article:

Thanks to Cassie for sharing!


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