7 million students miss a month or more of school each year -- that's more than the number of students in the state California! And those who miss 10 or more days are 20% less likely to graduate high school. Taylor Swift, Carly Rae Jepsen and MTV's own Sway Calloway have taken note and want to give you a chance to win the COOLEST signed swag for school if you tweet #IGetSchooledBecause.
Get Schooled's latest research on student attendance has some very shocking stats we should all be aware of -- but for the next week, what we reallyyy want to know are all the reasons you do show up to school. One of you will win a MTV tote bag signed by Carly Rae Jepsen, MTV notebook signed by Taylor Swift and LSTN headphones signed by Sway!
Here's how. On Twitter -- follow us @MTVact and Tweet "#IGetSchooledBecause [YOUR RESPONSE] Rules: http://on.mtv.com/SUDeCC" by Friday, October 5 at 11:59pm ET, and you're entered to win!
Or... WE'VE MADE IT EASY FOR YOU: Just click 'Act' and take action on both items below!
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