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Thesis (On-Campus Access Only)
The researcher studied the Options in Education drop out prevention program at Corvallis High School, Corvallis, Oregon. A review of literature concerning drop outs and drop out prevention programs was undertaken. The researcher describes the components and procedures of the Options in Education program and analyzes data from the program. The study determined the drop out rate for the program and the high school as a whole and discovered significant differences between the drop out rates. The researcher also recommended further study.
Calzaretta, Daniel G., "Saving the at-risk student: A descriptive and statistical analysis of the options in education program at Corvallis High School" (1989). College of Education. 700.