This title is structured around 11 narrative accounts, each one offering glimpses into the lives of early school leavers from different backgrounds. Framed by the puzzling question of why someone would want to leave school early, the authors worked alongside youths from culturally and socially diverse backgrounds, in order to understand their experiences and motivations in more depth.many semesters, Having missed the deadline for high school registration, she began Grade 11 at an outreach school behind ... When her girlfriend moved unexpectedly to another city at the end of that school year, Billie Bob returned home to begin her final year of ... The night before her final diploma exam ( English), Billie Bob was admitted to hospital in severe pain with a suspected gallbladder problem.
|Title||:||Composing Lives in Transition|
|Author||:||D. Jean Clandinin, Pam Steeves, Vera Caine|
|Publisher||:||Emerald Group Publishing - 2013|