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Sep 22, 2022
There is no need to struggle with the “how” when working to recruit students to programs outside of the school day. That’s because The Wallace Foundation Summer Learning Recruitment Guide has provided detailed steps, including explanations and templates to create a successful recruitment plan. Getting students back into school buildings, or other locations, to spend additional learning time can be a difficult task, especially without previous…
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Sep 16, 2022
The Region 3 Comprehensive Center is supporting the Virgin Islands Department of Education (VIDE) in its development of a digital Microsite, #GoOpenUSVI. The goal of the Microsite and its digital library is to provide high-quality, openly licensed educational resources for educators. Additionally, professional learning around the use of Open Educational Resources (OERs) and Open Educational Practice (OEP) is also provided to support educators…
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Sep 14, 2022
Students have returned to school after the pandemic and need to make serious gains. With the help of COVID-19 dollars, a tutoring program may be the ticket to Accelerated Learning—especially in literacy and math. However, since teachers are almost always overworked, it can be difficult to convince them to take on an additional responsibility. As a result, schools need to be innovative to recruit the tutors they need. Short-Term Needs, Long-…
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Aug 24, 2022
It’s the time of year when teachers, students, and families transition from summer back to school. The year ahead is full of excitement and possibilities, but it is important for teachers to consider the summer, even the last school year, to make sure they meet their students where they are and ensure continuous learning in the year ahead. Summer learning loss and the aftermath of COVID One recent study found that, on average, students…
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Jul 25, 2022
The National Comprehensive Center (NCC) joined the U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona, national partners, and students and education leaders from around the country to launch the Engage Every Student Initiative on July 14th in Washington, D.C.  The Initiative will help communities use American Rescue Plan funds alongside other state and local funds to ensure that every child who wants a spot in a high-quality out-of-school time (OST)…