SOC reading Notes - The Dropout Problem:- high school...

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Soc reading notes: Teacher burnout and school reform: -burnout= losing a sense of accomplishment and emotional exhaustion. -three themes of burnout: 1. Emotional exhaustion. 2. Loss of personal accomplishment. 3. Depersonalization, blaming students. -dimensions of alienation, powerlessness, meaninglessness, normlessness, isolation. -increases school reform leads to greater rates of teacher burnout.
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Unformatted text preview: The Dropout Problem:- high school dropout rates are higher than ever.-69.6% of the students at graduating age received their diplomas nationwide in 2000.-minorities have lower completion rates than white students.-girls have a lower chance of dropping out than boys....
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This note was uploaded on 10/01/2011 for the course SOC 292 taught by Professor Wollschlegar during the Spring '11 term at University of Washington.

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