"All children deserve a high-quality education that provides them the opportunity to learn and succeed in a safe and caring environment. . . . The National Dropout Prevention Center has worked to support and enhance the continuous improvement of public education systems. Our approaches are research-based and grounded in our conviction that schools must plan creatively and systematically to achieve the goal of high-quality education for every child."
—Jay Smink, Former Executive Director, NDPC/N
The NDPC/N is dedicated to providing the most current and accurate resources regarding the critical issues of dropouts. The Center has published several necessary tools for solutions. Please browse our catalog of currently-available publications.