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Ozarks Technical Community College training teachers in mental health first aidKY3With the training, teachers at the Missouri college will acquire the skills they need to address mental health challenges and guide their students to get…


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Is higher ed’s quest to ‘align’ colleges with workforce a solution in search of a problem?Nevada IndependentThe simple charges of AB450 have emerged in a political environment in which that question — how the state’s…


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3 ways new philanthropy models help more people fasterStrada Education Network (blog)More than ever, education philanthropies are working with like-minded organizations to maximize impact. In St. Petersburg, linework trainees seek a grounded career — four…


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Community colleges to offer STEM dual-enrollment scholarshipsAlabama Political ReporterIn response to the state legislature’s expansion of opportunities that encourage a stronger employment focus for math and science teachers and other STEM-related fields in the state,…


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An answer to increasing diversity at selective schools? Community college transferForbesThere’s an easy solution to higher education’s diversity shortage: Prioritize community college transfers. Commentary: Equipping the working poor with new resources for a better path…


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Fake Covid vaccine cards online worry college officialsAssociated PressAs the delta variant of the coronavirus sweeps across the United States, a growing number of colleges and universities are requiring proof of Covid vaccination for students…


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Salt Lake Community College sees 10% increase in student applicationsFox 13The Utah college is seeing more people sending in applications to attend the school, Curtis Larsen, SLCC assistant vice president for student services. One of…


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PASSHE eyes collaboration with community colleges to support integration effortsPennsylvania Capital-StarPennsylvania’s university system is working to implement the most transformative redesign in its 38-year-history, but efforts to redesign and invest in sustainable educational programs are…


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Commentary: Rockland and Orange community colleges: Rebooted for post-pandemic challengeslohud.comWhile it is important for students to be ready for college, we think it is just as important for colleges to be “student-ready”— meeting students where…


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Leading community college libraries during the pandemicIthaka S+R (blog)Community college libraries are positioned to emerge from the pandemic with expanded roles and greater visibility on campus. Commentary: Debunking the community college mythPeoria MagazineCommunity colleges are…