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Reengaging Kids in Schools, Communities, and Beyond

For CIS, reengagement involves a set of activities and initiatives to increase students’ and families’ interests, passions, and relationships in the service of promoting equitable learning conditions both inside and outside of school. The focus of these activities is:


Meet Donna: A Reengagement Coordinator

In this special episode, guest-host Rey Saldaña, National President and CEO of Communities In Schools, talks with Donna Dennis, Reengagement Coordinator with CIS of San Antonio, about how she helped students return to learning during the pandemic — in particular, which strategies worked well to motivate her students and get them back online.

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Reengaging Students This Fall

This Fall, Communities In Schools® (CIS™) affiliates are finding creative ways to help students become more accustomed to being back in school. CIS staff members across the country are connecting with students, holding academic help sessions, providing disaster relief, and more, to reengage students in learning.

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Working to Remove Barriers to Engagement

Learning is affected by students’ own unique combinations of motivation, skills, needs, and life and learning situations, as well as by the supports they receive from their family, community, and school.

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Learn more about the work Communities In Schools is doing to empower and equip every student to take on and tear down the barriers that stand between them and an equitable path to education. 

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