Topic: Dropout rates

Unseen Economic Progress Among Mexican Americans, University of Texas at Austin Study Reveals

April 7, 2011

Later-generation Mexican Americans are making more economic progress than previous studies show, according to new research from The University of Texas at Austin and the University of Colorado, Denver.

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School Ratings Rise As Graduation Rates Fall, University of Texas at Austin, Rice Study Shows

Feb. 18, 2008

A new study by researchers at The University of Texas at Austin and Rice University reveals that Texas' public school accountability system, the model for the national No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB), directly contributes to lower graduation rates, a new study by researchers at The University of Texas at Austin and Rice University shows.

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