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Providing Support for Students Most at Risk

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Listen to two dropout prevention program leaders describe the academic and social supports offered and who participates. Program staff use documents such as Project GRAD Weekly Parent Communication...

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Providing Academic Support in Core Content Subjects

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Academic supports provided in core content areas at Western Hills University High School help students meet the requirements of each course. Teachers provide after-school help sessions, team...

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Recovering Credits Through Project-Based Learning

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Foxfire Center for Student Success has developed a project-based learning system which allows students to earn credits towards graduation through high-interest projects. The project-based education...

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Communities in Schools Student Eligibility and Planned Services

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Academic support program leaders use this document to determine students' eligibility for the program and which services will best serve them. The multimedia presentation, Providing Support for...

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Sample Material

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Communities in Schools Service Plan

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This document outlines the services a high school support program offers to at-risk students, including academic support, social services, and career guidance. More information can be found in the...

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Communities in Schools Progress Tracking

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Leaders of a high school support program use this tracker to monitor academic performance, support services, attendance, and behavior over time. The multimedia presentation, Providing Support for...

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Sample Material

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Project GRAD Weekly Parent Communication Log

Dropout Prevention > Academic Supports > See How It Works

Leaders of a high school academic support program use this log to track communication with students' parents. Watch the multimedia presentation, Providing Support for Students Most at Risk, to hear...

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Sample Material

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Project-Based Learning

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This assignment provides an example of a project-based learning unit, one of many from which students can choose to complete to earn credits toward graduation. The projects are developed to fully...

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Sample Material

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Standards-Based Assessment

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This is an example of a standards-based assessment that is aligned in content and format with the Ohio Graduation Test. Teachers at Foxfire use this format to assess their students’ progress toward...

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Unit 1 Map

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Teachers at Foxfire Center for Student Success use the New Unit Organizer to create unit maps. It provides a template to plan a unit according to the standards of the Ohio Graduation Test and an...

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Sample Material

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Lesson Plan Template

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This is a lesson plan template that teachers at Foxfire Center for Student Success are required to use to ensure they incorporate all key elements of a well-planned lesson. The principal reviews...

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