What We’re Reading is a weekly series that highlights recent news and research that informs Communities In Schools’ work to help students succeed.
Communities In Schools (CIS), the nation’s leading dropout prevention organization dedicated to helping kids stay in school and achieve in life, today released a preliminary report on its expansion for the 2014-2015 school year.
October is Bullying Prevention Awareness Month, which means that we are doing a lot of thinking about the problem of bullying and related issues. Denae Weber, a site coordinator with Communities In Schools of Mid-America in Liberal, Kansas created a project to help spread awareness about bullying and suicide prevention.
Where are they now is a series that follows up with students who were helped by CIS.
In this week's edition of Borrowed Brains, Dan Cardinali talks with Julie Hertzog, founder of National Bullying Prevention Month.
Dan Cardinali discusses the link between attendance and success with Hedy Chang from Attendance Works for the first edition of our "Borrowed Brains" series.