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What Georgia's New Dropout Rate Really Means

Heather Neal - Monday, August 20, 2012 - 5:36am

Georgia’s newest dropout rate numbers indicate that just 67% of our students are completing high school. The last year’s numbers represented 81% of students graduating. While the new number is certainly alarming, it...

Students' Voices in the Dropout Crisis

Heather Neal - Monday, August 20, 2012 - 5:49am

No one drops out of school for no reason; every one who drops out leaves for some reason. It may be that they have no pattern or support for graduating in their family history, negative peer influence, problems with...

Student Video Competition

Heather Neal - Friday, November 2, 2012 - 5:37am

Last year GPB started a campaign called Stop the Drop! to help improve graduation rates across Georgia. You can view the summit and supporting resources as well as community partner links online. This year we're...

American Graduate Day is September 28

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, September 27, 2013 - 1:00am

Join the movement to decrease drop out rates.

All volunteers receive training, free parking and a catered meal provided by Carole Parks Catering.

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