Robert balfanz co director everyone graduates center

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Unformatted text preview: ar diploma.” Robert Balfanz Co-Director, Everyone Graduates Center School of Education, Johns Hopkins University State-by-State Four-Year Adjusted Cohort Graduation Rate (ACGR) for Students with Disabilities Source: Provisional Data File: SY2010-2011 Four-Year Regulatory Adjusted Cohort Graduation Rates, U.S. Dept. of Education, 2012 www.LD.org | Diplomas at Risk: A Critical Look at the Graduation Rate of Students with Learning Disabilities | 15 State-by-State Dropout Rates for Students with SLD Dropping Out The rate at which students with SLD drop out of school also varies widely across states —from a high of 49 percent in South Carolina to a low of seven percent in Hawaii. Nationwide, the dropout rate is 19 percent. Twenty-two states have dropout rates higher than the nationwide rate. In three states — Louisiana, Nevada, and South Carolina — more students with SLD drop out than leave with a regular diploma. See table on page 17 for additional state-level information. Getting a Certificate Many states have policies that provide other types of documents to be awarded to students wi...
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