Most kids in the developed world finish high schoolabut not in the United States. More than a million drop out every year, and the numbers are rising. Dropping Out provides answers to fundamental questions: Who drops out, and why? What happens to them when they do? How can we prevent at-risk kids from short-circuiting their futures?March 1a2, 2007, http://aspe.hhs.gov/hsp/homelessness/symposium07/toro ( accessed June 22, 2011). ... National Education Longitudinal Study of1988, First Follow-up: Student Component Data File Usera#39;s Manual (NCES 92-030) ( Washington, DC: National Center for Education ... James S. Coleman, aSocial Capital in the Creation of Human Capital, a American Journal ofSociology 94 ( 1988): S95aS120.
|Author||:||Russell W. Rumberger|
|Publisher||:||Harvard University Press - 2011-11-29|