Oct 26, 2009 ... According to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, high school dropouts are
having a harder time finding and keeping jobs than individuals ...
Nov 30, 2014 ... While high school dropout percentages in the U.S. are much lower today than
they were a few decades ago, there is still a lot of room for ...
Richard Branson, the British entrepreneur and founder of the Virgin brand, is
famous for having dropped out of high school and finding success in spite of it.
Perhaps the most widely discussed consequence of not finishing high school is
its impact on income potential. Students who drop out of high school earn ...
Jul 21, 2009 ... Dropping out of school has serious consequences for students, their families.
Students ... National Statistics Reflecting the Impact. Dropping out ...
Dropping out means having to pay back student loans without the additional
earning power that an undergraduate degree provides. Dropouts are also four
Joblessness and Jailing for High School Dropouts and the High Cost for ... Young
high school dropouts confront a number of labor market problems in their late
teens and early 20s. ..... effects on their future earnings and incomes. High school
Graduates also, on average, earn significantly more money than their peers who
drop out of school. In many cases, states have adopted the dropout rate as part ...
high school (dropouts), identifying their problems, and assessing their impact on
our society. Approximately fifteen percent of these dropouts are students from.
An article from the Wall Street Journal, “The High School Dropout's Economic
Ripple Effect,” written in 2008, states that one-half of high school seniors in 50 of