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I've Interviewed Hundreds of 'Dropouts.' Most Are Heartbreaking. This One Is a Real Success Story.

America's Promise Alliance | Posted 10.07.2016 | Education
America's Promise Alliance

Arlene was lucky enough to have a supportive family and to find a perfect stranger who asked her why she was crying in front of a school that wouldn't let her back in, who showed her how to take online classes and get the credits she needed to graduate.

No Longer Fighting the Streets and Working to Reconnect Others

Ryan Dalton | Posted 07.21.2012 | College
Ryan Dalton

Recent research tells us the numbers; one in six young people in the U.S. between ages 16 and 24 are not in school and not working. I know something about the real people behind the numbers; I was one of them.