Mathews, J. (2019, January 19). To keep high school students on track, there’s no time like the beginning. Retrieved March 13, 2019

A high school in Chicago uses the Freshman On-Track program, aimed at tracking ninth-graders’ progress throughout the year. The program is based on University of Chicago research that points to outcomes from the ninth grade being better predictors of graduation success than family income, test scores and race, writes columnist Jay Mathews.

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