Kentucky Dropout Age http://wuky.org en Raising The Dropout Age http://wuky.org/post/raising-dropout-age <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - We discuss the impact of raising the dropout age in Kentucky to 18 years with Dr. Gerry Swan of UK’s College of Education. Wed, 17 Jul 2013 15:00:35 +0000 Tom Godell 34623 at http://wuky.org Raising The Dropout Age Trigger Met To Increase Dropout Age in Ky. To 18 http://wuky.org/post/trigger-met-increase-dropout-age-ky-18 <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">FRANKFORT, Ky. -- So many Kentucky school districts have opted to increase the dropout age to 18 that all others will now have to follow.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">Gov. Steve Beshear announced Wednesday that 96 school districts have decided to hike the dropout age incrementally over the next four years from 16 to 18.</span></p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 16:49:32 +0000 Associated Press 34272 at http://wuky.org Trigger Met To Increase Dropout Age in Ky. To 18