News Clips

The National Center on Safe Supportive Learning Environments (NCSSLE) tracks trends and developments in issues related to school climate and conditions for learning through online media sites, blogs, syndication and aggregation services, and other news resources from local, regional, and national media outlets. Browse this ongoing collection of posts to learn about what’s happening in communities near you and across the nation.

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February, 2019

emissourian.com
February 15, 2019

Findings of the latest performance funding measures released by the Missouri Department of Higher Education (MDHE) shows East Central College has a strong commitment to student success,... Read more »

WLRN
February 15, 2019

One year ago, a gunman entered Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and, within six minutes, took the lives of 17 people and injured 17 others.

Campus Safety Magazine
February 14, 2019

Last year’s tragedy has led to significant legislative changes surrounding school safety and survivors have ensured the victims’ names will live on.

The Chronicle of Higher Education
February 14, 2019

A recent report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office found that in the face of a growing campus hunger problem, many colleges are taking matters into their own hands by starting campus... Read more »

New America
February 14, 2019

Almost half of states now authorize community colleges to confer baccalaureate degrees.

NECN
February 14, 2019

The state is partnering with the Vermont NEA enlist Vermont middle and high schoolers to create "See Something, Say Something" PSAs.

WBEZ
February 14, 2019

Youth in Chicago who are dealing with the issues of gun violence and trauma also face a lack of access to mental health services, but there are organizations working to help young people recover... Read more »

Community College Daily
February 13, 2019

A focus on Native American culture, values and a sense of belonging at tribal colleges is a strong draw for many of their students, according to a new study. That’s important because such... Read more »

Inside Higher Education
February 13, 2019

A lawsuit alleging rampant sexual misconduct among Yale's Greek chapters has demanded they admit women.

TribTalk
February 13, 2019

Homeless and former foster care students have surfaced on the radars of Texas legislators this year, and Texas institutions of higher education should pay close attention.

Star Tribune
February 13, 2019

Bills seek to add counselors, beef up suicide prevention training and grant programs. 

eSchool News
February 12, 2019

Making learning more real for students allows them to learn better and changes the school culture.

The Chronicle of Higher Education
February 12, 2019

The most eye-catching part of a new Title IX lawsuit against Yale University and nine of its all-male fraternities is that it seeks to force the organizations to accept women as members. But the... Read more »

Inside Higher Education
February 12, 2019

A new survey finds they believe too much work and too little money keep them from graduating. But they also cite problems with online education and parking.

U.S. Department of Education
February 12, 2019

The U.S. Department of Education today released a comprehensive set of frequently asked questions (FAQs) on schools’ and districts’ responsibilities under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy... Read more »

USA Today
February 11, 2019

Students often have access to thousands of dollars in financial aid from federal and state programs. But if they experience food insecurity – the condition of having limited or uncertain access to... Read more »

Psychology Today
February 11, 2019

A growing body of research suggests we should take this phenomenon seriously.

BBC
February 11, 2019

Bullying can cast a dark shadow over people’s lives and leave permanent scars, but artificial intelligence may provide new ways of stamping our harassment and discrimination.

WFYI
February 11, 2019

The Near Eastside school, on the edge of Irvington, had been graded an academic failure by the state for a dozen years. Then 35-year-old Knight was hired as a final attempt to turn the school... Read more »

Herald-Tribune
February 11, 2019

On Monday, Manatee County School District Superintendent Cynthia Saunders, along with Manatee Sheriff Rick Wells, Palmetto Police Chief Scott Tyler and other law enforcement and education leaders... Read more »

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