The Eugene T. Moore School of Education focuses on improving the quality of life in South Carolina by improving education. And it couldn’t come at a better time for the Palmetto State, which has nearly 30 percent of individuals under the age of 18 who live below the poverty line.
The Toyota USA Foundation announced a three-year, $1.5 million grant for the National Dropout Prevention Network (NDPN) to support high school students interested in pursuing career-focused education in the midst of the country’s growing need for more skilled workers in the manufacturing industry.
Steven L. Paine, who served for six years as West Virginia’s 25th superintendent of schools, has joined the National Dropout Prevention Network (NDPN) board of directors.
Educators will share successful rural drop-out prevention strategies in a free webinar 1-2:30 p.m. EDT, Thursday, July 23 online.
Lawrence Allen, dean emeritus of Clemson University’s College of Health, Education, and Human Development and professor of parks, recreation and tourism management (PRTM), will discuss “Youth Development Challenges in Kenya” as a guest on the "Solutions to the Dropout Crisis” webcast at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Sandy Addis has been named director of the National Dropout Prevention Center/Network at Clemson University.
The technical report of a new, major research study of dropout prevention strategies provides evidence of the effectiveness of these strategies in addition to presenting educators with valid scientific evidence that will enable them to select the best options for combating dropout problems in their schools and school districts.
Lawrence R. Allen, professor and dean emeritus of the College of Health, Education, and Human Development (HEHD) at Clemson University, is the recipient of the Governor and Mrs. Richard W. Riley Award of Excellence in Dropout Prevention from the National Dropout Prevention Center.
The National Dropout Prevention Center/Network (NDPC/N) at Clemson University and ClemsonTV have announced a new collaborative partnership to increase the webcast audience for NDPC/N’s long-playing professional learning series “Solutions to the Dropout Crisis.”
Clemson University’s National Dropout Prevention Center has entered into an agreement with the S.C. Department of Education to analyze needs and provide support to the state’s 26 at-risk schools.
A delegation of South Korean education and government officials attended the National Dropout Prevention Center/Network’s 26th National At-Risk Forum in Myrtle Beach, S.C., to learn about dropout prevention efforts that can be taken back to their home country.
Clemson University’s National Dropout Prevention Center/Network (NDPC/N) honored the 2013 recipients of the Crystal Star Awards of Excellence in Dropout Recovery, Intervention and Prevention at its recent national conference.
Clemson University’s National Dropout Prevention Center/Network (NDPC/N) and recording artist Usher’s New Look Foundation will partner to develop high school courses that will capitalize on student interest in pop culture and prepare students for careers in the music industry.
Clemson University’s National Dropout Prevention Center/Network and Clemson Broadcast Productions will help the U.S. Department of Education analyze and enhance rural dropout prevention efforts in 15 states.