Research Paper On Absenteeism In School
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Literature Review on Absenteeism
An 8 page research paper that addresses the topic of chronic school absenteeism, that is, when a student misses more than 18 days of schools, which is a severe problem that is evident throughout the public school system and not just a phenomenon of the upper grades (Breaoen, 2007). This literature review examines what empirical literature conveys on the topic of elementary school absenteeism. Bibliography lists 12 sources.
Nationally, at least one-third of high school students do not graduate. Beginning with their freshman year, they fall behind in credits, become discouraged and leave school. This essay discusses the origin of magnet schools and alternative high schools. The essay proposes one model for an alternative high school. There are four sources listed in the bibliography of this three page paper.