Gallup: ‘Fragile’ communities don’t think local schools build on student strengths

Dive Brief: A survey conducted by Gallup for the Center for Advancing Opportunity found four in 10 “fragile” community residents — those living in high poverty, with low educational attainment, low employment and low wellbeing — are satisfied or extremely satisfied with the quality of K-12 schools in their areas. While satisfaction rates were higher […]

How should schools prepare for increased SEL needs amid reopenings?

Dive Brief: Administrators will need a strong and flexible mental health safety plan in place to provide social-emotional support to students as schools reopen, Effective School Solutions CEO Duncan Young and Linda Rosenberg, former president of the National Council...

Ondo closes two schools for violating COVID-19 protocols

By Dayo Johnson – Akure Two secondary schools in Ondo State have been closed by the state government for violating COVID-19 protocols as schools resumed across the state. The two schools sealed are: CAC Grammar School, Ondo Road, Akure and Akure Academy, Oba- Ile....