Why are students dropping out?

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Why are students dropping out? Cont.

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32%
59-65%

How do they feel in hindsight?

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81%

What does this mean?

Although every student who leaves school has unique and complicated circumstances, it seems that dropping out is not an unforeseen act but a gradual process lined with disengagement, academic challenges, and drastic changes in their personal lives. An overwhelming amount of students who dropped out regretted it later in life and wished they would have had engaging classes grounded in real-world learning with individualized instruction from teachers.

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What can you do to decrease dropout rates?

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