Learning from Second Chance Education: Making Use of Good Practice to Prevent Early School Leaving


DG Education and Culture (DG EAC), European Commission

This study looked at good practice from second chance education across Europe and how it could be incorporated in mainstream education. Lessons from second chance education could help reduce early school leaving and increase educational attainment in Europe.

The study included an analysis of the situation in 10 European countries and key research methods included desk research, interviews at European and national level, fact-finding visits and local workshops.