The dropout rate of Arab students at the Technion, Israel's technology institute, went from 28 percent to 12 percent.
By replacing each team with a famous alumnus (or dropout), filling out a bracket has never been easier.
It sounds drastic,” says Powell, “but literally the future of our nation is at stake if we do not correct the dropout rate.
He and (dropout) Michele Bachmann added up to about 14 percent in these polls.
But the political class and education experts are hardly united on how to address the dropout crisis.
He calls Kline the champion of for-profit colleges, which have a dropout rate “worse than celebrity rehab.”
“It sounds drastic, but literally the future of our nation is at stake if we do not correct it,” Powell says of the dropout rate.
Fifteen percent of American high schools, known as “dropout factories,” produce more than half of American dropouts.
The economy absorbed the majority of the dropout population.
A person who withdraws; voluntary self-excluder, esp from school or college (1920s+)