Equity Assistance Center

Dropout Prevention and Recovery

The IDRA EAC-South helps school districts ensure the elements necessary for equitable and excellent education is provided to all students regardless of race, national origin or gender so that they all graduate ready for college and career.

Resources on Dropout Prevention and Recovery
IDRA OurSchool data portal

Articles from the IDRA Newsletter

IDRA related publications

Other featured resources and web sites

Get Data on Your Texas High SchoolIDRA’s OurSchool Portal is designed to help community and school partners examine their school data and plan joint action to improve school holding power. Organized around IDRA’s Quality School Action Framework.

This bilingual (Spanish/English) data portal now provides college-readiness data for every secondary public school district in Texas. You can also learn how school, community, and family leaders are using the portal now – and get tips and exchange ideas about how you can use the portal to strengthen education in your district.

Webinar on IDRA’s OurSchool Portal 2.0 – Quality Data to Improve Education for All

Please join IDRA for a virtual briefing to have a first-hand opportunity to take a tour of IDRA’s expanded OurSchool Portal. The recorded webinar is offered on multiple dates.

Classnotes Podcast on Dropout Prevention and Recovery
Expressions of Effective Parent and Community Engagement – January 24, 2012
Teacher Perspectives of the Coca-Cola Valued Youth Program – November 14, 2011
The Civil Rights Issue of Our Generation – April 29, 2011
Principal on Creating a College Going Culture – March 29, 2011
The Civil Rights Issue of Our Generation – April 29, 2011
Connecting Every Student to a Meaningful Future – March 10, 2011
Principal on Creating a College Going Culture – March 29, 2011
Valuing Students and Children – February 25, 2011
Tool for Building Quality Schools – December 9, 2010
Learning Content Learning English – September 30, 2010
Learning and Mentoring with Teachers and Students – April 30, 2010
College for All – August 3, 2010
Continuities with Lessons in Dropout Prevention – December 17, 2009
Counting Dropouts – November 24, 2009
Busting Myths About Children of Poverty – March 12, 2009
Student Voices on Being Valued – May 14, 2009
School Change Strategies – April 27, 2009
Fundamentals for School Change – April 7, 2009
Action for School Change – October 21, 2008
Creating Leadership Opportunities for Students – March 13, 2008
Leading a Diverse Campus to Success – January 25, 2008
Dropout Prevention for Students with Special Needs – December 11, 2007
Professional Learning Communities in Schools – November 26, 2007
Learnings from the Coca-Cola Valued Youth Program – June 28, 2007
Framing Systems Change for Student Success – March 2, 2007
School Holding Power for Every Child – January 4, 2007
Using the New High School Allotment in Texas – October 26, 2006