How Much Do Dropouts Cost?

The Chicago Reporter's cover photo on the cost of dropouts is staged and hokey, but the story (Down The Hole) is worth checking out.  It estimates the cost of dropouts at $10 billion last year.  Via Chicago Matters.

There are also a couple of other interesting stories, including one on preschool programs that are closing even as Illinois heads towards universal preschool. 

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