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.

NOTE: These articles are hosted externally and may be available for only a limited time. Please contact newspapers directly to obtain archived content.

April, 2019

Education Dive
April 16, 2019

Building relationships with employers and keeping curriculum current are key, two-year college leaders say.

Community College Daily
April 16, 2019

If you wonder whether a case management approach to guidance can reinforce students’ pathways toward success, just ask Jammie Wilbanks.

Community College Daily
April 16, 2019

Community colleges rarely, if ever, attend conferences about housing and food insecurity. It’s about time they do in order to foster partnerships to help the increasing number of students on... Read more »

Kent Reporter
April 15, 2019

Green River College and United Way of King County have partnered to expand the available assistance for students facing unforeseen financial emergencies or catastrophic events.

KTNV
April 15, 2019

An effort is underway statewide to change the way teachers, police and the courts deal with troubled children.

CBS Local
April 15, 2019

Students at General John Striker Middle School were named the "National Middle School Kindness Challenge Champion" on Thursday, a distinction honoring their efforts to improve school climate and... Read more »

CBS 12
April 15, 2019

The school starts addressing mental health for students at 18 months old.

Education Dive
April 15, 2019

The model has promise for improving student outcomes, but experts say data monitoring and campuswide collaboration are critical.

San Diego Tribune
April 14, 2019

The shift to six year bachelor’s degree programs can cost a student tens of thousands of dollars.

Diverse Issues in Higher Education
April 14, 2019

Leaders from the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) believe that it is a “moral imperative” for the institutions to further their support of the millions of students who show up at... Read more »

Community College Daily
April 14, 2019

The Center for First Generation Student Success, an initiative of NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education and the Suder Foundation, is launching a major study of first-generation... Read more »

The Denver Post
April 14, 2019

“There is definitely a generational shift,” Children’s Hospital Colorado psychologist says.

Education Dive
April 11, 2019

Streamlined counseling centers, de-stress stations and well-being initiatives are helping serve a broader range of student needs.

Inside Higher Education
April 05, 2019

Education Design Lab, a nonprofit that designs and tests unique college models that seek to help underserved students, announced Thursday that four community colleges would over the next six years... Read more »

Forbes Magazine
April 03, 2019

Purpose First is designed to help college students maximize first-year success and align their curriculum with career goals.

The Evolllution
April 03, 2019

Of all students who started college in the fall of 2012, 58.3 per cent finished. While that marks years-long high for completion rates, there’s still work to be done.

Lumina Foundation
April 03, 2019

When he studied economics at the University of Georgia and rolled through law school at Duke University, the gulf between the high-flying scholars around him and the high school dropouts left... Read more »

Educate Iowa
April 03, 2019

Iowa is a leading state in incorporating student voice into school improvement. 

EdSource
April 03, 2019

School climate surveys lead to improvements.

Education Dive
April 03, 2019

Two Florida community colleges won top awards Tuesday from The Aspen Institute's College Excellence Program based on their graduation and transfer rates and students' success in the workforce. ... Read more »

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