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Author(s):Harvard University Civil Rights Project
Title:Confronting the graduation rate crisis in the south
Source:http://www.civilrightsproject.harvard.edu/resea...
Date:2005
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Short Description:This report gives special attention to graduation rates in five southern states, emphasizing graduation rates of minorities in these states.
Annotation:Human, social, and economic costs of low graduation rates in this region are examined, in light of the lack of state or federal policy initiatives seriously implemented in this area to reduce dropout rates.
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High School Dropouts
High School Graduation
Low-Income Students
Minority/Race/Ethnicity
State-Level Information

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