The goals of the SSTIC Graduation Subcommittee include
The Graduation Subcommittee is a new SSTIC subcommittee and is currently gathering information on impediments to graduation, promising practices, national and state data, and other relevant topics.
National Graduation Data
Stillwell, R., and Sable, J. (2013). Public School Graduates and Dropouts from the Common Core of Data: School Year 2009–10: First Look (Provisional Data) (NCES 2013-309rev). U.S. Department of Education. Washington, DC: National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved December 19, 2013 from http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2013/2013309rev.pdf
Florida Graduation Data
Florida Department of Education. (2013, November). Data Report: Florida’s High School Cohort Graduation Rates and Single-year Dropout Rates, 2012-13. Tallahassee, FL: Author. Available at http://www.fldoe.org/eias/eiaspubs/pubstudent.asp
High School Graduation Promising Practices
This web page from the Promising Practices Network lists proven and promising programs for high school graduation and dropout prevention.
What Works Clearinghouse
The federally funded What Works Clearinghouse evaluated 19 dropout prevention interventions and found eight with medium to large effects.
SSTIC Subcommittee on Graduation
L. Danielle Roberts-Dahm, Facilitator
Project 10: Transition Education Network
Telephone: (727) 873-4654
| The development of this website was funded by the University of South Florida St. Petersburg
through a grant by the Bureau of Exceptional Education and Student Services,
Florida Department of Education (2010 - 2011, 291-2621A-1C008).