Pins from the American Graduate project, started by @NewsHourAmGrad social media lead Kelly Chen

WSKG #YthVoice Student Reporter Lia Scott shares her thoughts on the dropout crisis among her friends. #AmGrad

Did you know 1.2 million students drop out of high school each year? That's 7,000 students every day! Learn more about the dropout crisis w/ @Sarah Kozich Lens.

College Is Not For Me; High School Graduation Is | from WSKG Youth Voice on SoundCloud #UpstateGrad

Americans with less education are—now, more than ever—more likely to have major diseases, such as heart disease and diabetes. By 2011, the prevalence of diabetes had reached 15 percent for adults without a high school education, compared with 7 percent for college graduates. #dropout

Infographic – What High School Students want/need from mobile technology - majority want to learn this way

College is not part of JJ's plan. And that's okay. But he still wants to graduate from high school! #UpstateGrad

BUMP Records partners with KQED to release American Graduate, an album centered around the rising high school dropout rate in Oakland.

The most recent numbers on high school graduation from @American Graduate: Let's Make it Happen Great to see improvement! But more work to be done! #amgrad #knowledgeispower

30% of high school students in the U.S. drop out.

Every year 1.2 million students drop out of high school. What does that mean to society?

"There are a lot of kids that drop out of school. At Binghamton High School, 32% of students did not #graduate in 2014. I don't want to be one of them!" -Austin Cole, Grade 10 #UpstateGrad

Sharing student voices on why graduating from high school is so important! #UpstateGrad #AmericanGraduate #youthmedia

The U.S. high school graduation rate was 81 percent in 2013, the most recent year in which federal data are available.

High School Science Motivational Posters {FREE}

We're continuing to highlight the great work by students at Carlsbad High School in their efforts to combat bullying. Here's another poster from their "Words Hurt" campaign. And be sure to read more about the student movement on our blog:

Dropout Dollars #coursehero

BoostUp is about giving potential graduates at-risk of dropping out the support they need to stay in school and on-track for graduation.

Get to Class! A look at the Issues of High School Attendance | Secondary Solutions


Lesson Plan – Teen Finance – How and why budgeting is important and how to budget your daily life.