Oregon Can Give Dropouts a Second Chance | 101 KXL

Oregon Can Give Dropouts a Second Chance

Written by Mike Turner on January 17, 2014

Portland’s City Club says the state needs to pay more attention to giving students a second chance. Oregon is fourth in the nation for high school dropouts and the state’s current GED systems is not working for many of them. A club-commissioned committee has recommended that Oregon needs to fund a new system of GED preparation and testing and should subsidize all qualified students who need to get a high school diploma.

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