Too many young people are facing too many hurdles to high school graduation with too little help, according to a recent report from America’s Promise Alliance. The report titled, “Don’t Quit on Me -What Young People who Left School Say about the Power of Relationships”, examines the role supportive relationships play in promoting on-time high school graduation and helping young people who don’t graduate on time reengage with education.
President Dan Cardinali shares his view with Emily DeRuy from the National Journal:
“We’re living in a moment where the conversation is recalibrating in a way that is really quite helpful,” Cardinali said. “We’ve always known that at the heart of what we’re doing are quality relationships.” Read more.