Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Webinar: Dropout Prevention & Recovery in Rural Districts

On November 29, the American Youth Policy Forum (AYPF) will be holding a webinar highlighting strategies rural districts can use to build upon their unique strengths to help address the nation's dropout crisis. Entitled "Leveraging Local Resources: Promising Practices for Dropout Prevention and Recovery in Rural Districts," the webinar will share strategies used by Sussex County, Virgina to develop an early warning system as well as explore the Greater Central Texas Region's use of the Communities In Schools model.

The featured speakers include:
  • Dr. Charles Harris III, Superintendent, Sussex County Public Schools;
  • Richelle Hines, Data Specialist, Sussex County Public Schools;
  • Mary Erwin Barr, Executive Director, Communities In Schools of Greater Central Texas.
The webinar will take place on Thursday, November 29 from 2:00 - 3:00pm EST. If you are unable to watch the event live, please visit AYPF's website after its conclusion, as they often archive past webinars.

For complete details and registration information for this webinar, please visit AYPF's website here.

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