Urrent Strategies on Improving Graduation Rates in the United States

The literature review should compare strategies that are most successful in helping at-risk students secure a high school diploma. Address the dropout epidemic in the United States in conjunction with dropout prevention and graduation rates. Why do students drop out of school? What are our nations responses to high dropout rates? Where are the successes and failures? What causes low graduation rates? How do low graduation rates correlate to other problems like dropping out of high school, lack of engagement in coursework, and academic and career preparedness beyond high school? What programs are in existence that are successful responses to these problems?