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 »
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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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.
Last year’s tragedy has led to significant legislative changes surrounding school safety and survivors have ensured the victims’ names will live on.
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 »
Almost half of states now authorize community colleges to confer baccalaureate degrees.
The state is partnering with the Vermont NEA enlist Vermont middle and high schoolers to create "See Something, Say Something" PSAs.
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 »
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 »
A lawsuit alleging rampant sexual misconduct among Yale's Greek chapters has demanded they admit women.
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.
Bills seek to add counselors, beef up suicide prevention training and grant programs.
Making learning more real for students allows them to learn better and changes the school culture.
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 »
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.
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 »
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 »
A growing body of research suggests we should take this phenomenon seriously.
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.
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 »
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 »