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Humanity Rising Education Service Challenges:

Humanity Rising Education Service Challenge:

Tell us your Education service story for a chance to earn a college scholarship.  Open to students across the country.  You can submit a new / updated story once every three months.  CLICK HERE to submit your Education service challenge story.

Did You Know?

  • Every year, over 1.2 million students drop out of high school in the United States alone. That’s a student every 26 seconds – or 7,000 a day.
  • About 25% of high school freshmen fail to graduate from high school on time
  • The U.S., which had some of the highest graduation rates of any developed country, now ranks 22nd out of 27 developed countries.
  • In 2010, 71.4% of Latinx students received their diploma. However, Asian- American and white students are still far more likely to graduate than Latino & African-American students.

Sources: http://guides.lib.uchicago.edu/content.php?pid=69135&sid=511241 https://www.dosomething.org/facts/11-facts-about-high-school-dropout-rates http://nces.ed.gov/programs/coe/ http://data.worldbank.org/data-catalog/ed-stats

What You Can Do

  • Volunteer at a nonprofit organization working to better education
  • Create Your Own Service Project