Dropout Prevention

Explore resources designed to support educators in helping students stay on the path to graduation.

Explore the subtopics below to learn more about the recommended practices:

To learn more about the research underlying these practices, view the IES Practice Guide, Dropout Prevention.

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Pathways to Success Tier Recommendations

Dropout Prevention > Data Systems > See How It Works

High school teachers and administrators use this spreadsheet to review and use middle school data on incoming freshmen to assign students to the appropriate level of support. The audio interview,...

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What Matters in the Freshman Year for Graduating From High School

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Researchers use this PowerPoint presentation to present the Framework for Freshman Year. This framework helps schools understand the data on freshman year indicators and to guide decisions on...

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Data Reports to Help Identify and Support Students

Dropout Prevention > Data Systems > See How It Works

The Graduation Pathways department of Chicago Public Schools used this PowerPoint presentation to introduce three data reports to its high schools. The data reports are the Freshman Watch List, the...

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Graduation Pathways: Using Freshman Year Indicators

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This PowerPoint presentation outlines Chicago Public Schools' (CPS) districtwide effort to prepare all students for postsecondary and employment success. This initiative focuses on building the...

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Making the Transition: How Exempli Middle Eighth-Grade Graduates Are Doing in CPS High School

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This sample report shows schools the types of data that they can use to determine whether students are on track to graduation. Being on track at the end of the freshman year is predictive of...

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Goal-Setting Form

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Foxfire Center for Student Success staff noted the steps they planned to take to implement a standards-based grading system and to create a core value report card. With a core value report card,...

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Planning for a Personalized Learning Community

Dropout Prevention > Learning Environment > Overview & Tools

Use this planner to develop schoolwide organizational strategies that would contribute to a personalized learning environment.

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Assessing the School's Learning Environment

Dropout Prevention > Learning Environment > Overview & Tools

Principals, administrators and school leaders may wish to use this observation tool to conduct an assessment of the school’s learning environment across four categories: organization; school...

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Learning Together: What Is a Personalized Learning Environment?

Dropout Prevention > Learning Environment > Overview & Tools

Use this workshop plan to learn about key features of schools that have established personalized learning environments. Related Media and Files: Personalizing the Learning Environment...

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School Self-Reflection: Improving Students’ Behavior and Social Skills

Dropout Prevention > Social/Behavior Programs > Overview & Tools

Use this reflection tool to reflect on current school-level practices aimed at promoting positive behavior in students at risk of dropping out of school.

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Teacher Self-Reflection: Promoting Social-Emotional Learning

Dropout Prevention > Social/Behavior Programs > Overview & Tools

Use this tool to reflect on current classroom practices aimed at promoting positive behavior in all students, including students at risk of dropping out of school.

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Learning Together: Improving Classroom Behavior and Social Skills

Dropout Prevention > Social/Behavior Programs > Overview & Tools

Use the framework in this tool for in-service about promoting social skills and positive behavior of students at risk of dropping out of school. Related Media and Files: Dropout...

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