How Community Colleges Can Help Push Students ‘Through the Finish Line’
Remedial classes, repeated courses, and course withdrawals signal trouble for many students. Yet for some, that pattern actually predicts greater success. The key is looking at the student profile as a whole, a new study suggests.
Jeb Bush: What the Media Is Getting Wrong About Florida’s Push to Help Students With Disabilities
In an act targeted at parochial schools, the state of Oregon in 1922 passed legislation requiring all students to attend public schools. Three years later, in Pierce v. Society of Sisters, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the law, stating in its ruling: “The child is not the mere creature of the state; those who […]
Learn about campus events with WolfPack Connect
Want to know about the activities and events happening on campus? Then download the new WolfPack Connect phone app from the Google Play Store or the iTunes App Store.
A Tool That Helps Students Feel Heard
A Listening Partnerships post by Sarah Charlton Traditionally in classrooms, teachers talk and children listen. While curriculums are updating to include self-directed learning, children in many classrooms may still feel unheard, and if they have worries or concerns outside of learning … Continue reading →
5 Tools, Tips and Resources To Help You Tackle Student Debt
Americans owe nearly $1.6 trillion in student debt with 44.5 million of them staring at a student loan bill each month. The average undergraduate borrower in the class of 2017 owed $28,650, but more than 2.5 million borrowers have $100,000 or more in combined undergrad and graduate debt. As Mil
Study tips help students succeed in final exams
The coordinator of Study Partners, an on campus tutoring organization, Tamara Bowden discusses some of the most successful ways to prepare for finals.
Opinion: Students are pushing themselves to unhealthy limits. Here's how teachers can help
Pressure on students to obtain A's is having a harmful impact on stress, depression and anxiety levels. High school teacher David Cutler shares some ways to help students learn from setbacks and then move on.
Global Village Helps Students Discover the World on UK's Campus
The Global Village Living Learning Program gives students the chance to live and learn with other UK students from across the globe.
Tips to help students make a final choice among colleges
High School Seniors in Orange County are making their final decisions for where they will pursue higher education in the fall, and juniors are diving into their own college search. For many, selecting a college or university depends on a variety of factors, requiring serious thought and consideration. Here are tips students and parents should …
These Horses Help Students Learn
by Ben Bohall, Producer/Reporter, NET News 11-year-old Clayton is taking part in equine-assisted or horse-powered learning. He leads Misty the horse to small learning stations strewn across this path. Each one is comprised of physical math problems designed specifically to match Clayton’s skill level. (Photo by Ben Bohall, NET News) Listen to this story January 1, 2016 - 12:15pm How can animals help us learn? A…
6 tips to help students stress less
National Stress Awareness Day is April 16, only one week away from finals at the University of North Georgia (UNG). Simon Cordery, UNG's director of student counseling, has advice to help students, and really anyone, de-stress and perform their best.
3 ways to help students access their knowledge
Learning seems like a simple process. The information goes in (encoding), the learner attempts to commit information to memory (storage), and then the learner tries to recall the lesson (access). E…
How garden-based learning helps students of color
"When we thoughtfully create spaces for educators to connect students to natural history on their campus, we’re fostering stewardship and a curiosity about life science and the natural world."
20 Apps To Help Students Power Through
Being a student right now means you’re smack in the middle of midterm season. Deadlines are looming and you’re spending a lot more time in the library and..
How the CSU Helps Student-Athletes Succeed
Balancing classes and studying with practices, games and travel can be tough. That’s why campuses offer academic resources and support that serve the particular needs of athletes, helping to ensure they graduate in a timely way.
Helicopter helps students learn about emergency response
Paramedic students received hands on training to help them prepare for emergency situations.
How Community College Helps Student Debt
Four-year residential colleges are extremely expensive, and can lead to massive student debt that can counter the benefits of attending college in the first place. That is one of the contributing factors as to why
We MUST Help Students Learn to Self-Advocate
If we want to raise motivated and confident learners, we must take the time to teach students how to self-advocate. Here are some tips.
VU program helps students discover their purpose in life
VALPARAISO | A total of 20 Valparaiso University students and recent graduates are striving to find their purpose in life through community service. They are members of the University’s Calling
Video: How Do We Help Students Be Successful?
Teaching and learning leaders share thoughts on the best ways to help students achieve success.