Are you a second generation high school dropout?
Second Generation High School Dropout is a new Phrase
I tried researching the phrase second generation high school dropout on Google and found nothing useful. Educators may have another name for being the child of a high school dropout. I’d like to know how educators describe the 2nd gen dropout situation.
Are you the son or daughter of a dropout?
Please comment on this blog to let me know.
In the U.S., there are 30 million adults over 18 that didn’t graduate from high school. I am the son of high school dropouts from Germany. However, I have a B.A. and an M.B.A. degree.
Common Sense: Children of High School Graduates are more apt to Graduate from High School
That just seems to be common sense.
If you graduated from high school, your children are more apt to graduate.
I would also guess, if you dropped out of high school, your child is more prone to become a dropout.
Advice to Second Generation High School Dropouts
Take and pass the GED test. I can only believe that if you as a parent pass the GED, even in your 30’s or 40’s, your children will follow your example and finish high school or pass the GED test.