Teachers are working long hours to engage students who are most likely to drop out during campus closures.
Unaccompanied immigrant students face a daunting set of obstacles to finish high school. Many students have survived severe trauma in their home countries or missed years of school.
UC Santa Barbara researcher discusses high school dropouts, graduation rates and plans to study courses taken and grades earned to receive diplomas.
California Dropout Research Project director says a student's GPA and course selections are better indicators of college readiness than test scores.