This Provocative United Way Campaign Reads Between the Lines of Why Kids Drop Out

PSAs highlight how hunger and turmoil keep teens from succeeding in the classroom

First impressions don't tell the full story when it comes to kids at risk of dropping out. United Way of Anchorage

If you assume a teenager who habitually skips school is a “lost cause” or a “bad kid,” you wouldn’t be alone. But you could be completely wrong.

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