Dropout Prevention

Getting Started with Dropout Prevention


the five dropout prevention principles

dropout prevention video


about each principle and practice

dropout prevention field guide


your current instructional practices

dropout prevention practices


Establishing an Early Warning Indicator System

Description: Videos, professional development, and implementation tools to assist schools with establishing a data system that a) accurately and efficiently identifies students falling off the path to graduation and b) provides these at-risk students with the extra services or supports needed to prevent school disengagement and dropout.

Content Areas: School-wide


adult advocates

Using Adult Advocates for At-Risk Students

Description: Videos, professional development, and implementation tools to assist schools with assigning and training adult advocates to support at-risk students.

Content Areas: School-wide


increase positive behavior

Increasing Positive Behavior

Description: Videos, professional development, and instructional material to implement consistent modeling, teaching, and encouraging of appropriate behaviors.

Content Areas: School-wide