The Return on Investment for Improving California’s High School Graduation Rate

Clive Belfield and Henry Levin

This report reviews educational interventions that are both effective in raising the high school graduation rate and in generating benefits exceeding their costs. To address this topic, the authors discuss the importance of identifying educational interventions proven to raise high school graduation rates, calculating costs and benefits of providing the intervention and compare the costs with the anticipated economic benefits.

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  • Published 2007
  • Topic MS/HS Engagement
  • Type Guidance
  • Format Print
  • Project/Commitee
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