Tag: retention


5 strategies to reduce teacher stress and improve retention

November 6, 2023

Via: eSchool News

Teaching has always been a stressful profession, but since the pandemic it has become even more so. Nearly three out of four teachers say they experience frequent job-related stress, and 59 percent say they’re burned out. The stress that teachers […]

Educational Stages, Preschool and Primary

Staffed Up: 4 ways to tackle retention, recruitment challenges in early childhood education

May 31, 2023

Via: K-12 Dive

At Pittsburgh Public Schools, families are often denied early childhood spots because their income is too high to meet requirements under the grants that fund the programs. “There are a lot of families that we turn away that are not […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

How higher ed can turn the tide on enrollment and retention

November 22, 2022

Via: eCampus News

The recent decline in college enrollment across the country cannot be pinned on a single factor, but rather it represents the accumulated effect of multiple interconnected problems. With ongoing perceptions of mistrust in the efficacy of higher education, rising higher […]


5 Strategies for Balancing Security, Acquisition, and Support Costs Without Sacrificing CX

October 11, 2022

Via: Joseph Saunders

Since its inception, the global pandemic has continued to have a long-lasting impact on how we buy, work, and also how our businesses operate.  As such, user behaviour has naturally evolved, leading to developments in customer experience (CX) to meet […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Community Colleges Invest in Student Well-being to Improve Engagement, Retention and Graduation

March 23, 2022

Via: eCampus News

U.S. community colleges have accelerated their investments in student health and well-being, according to new data from TimelyMD, the leading virtual health and well-being solution in higher education. These investments, made possible largely by available federal and state assistance, have […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

How Congress can move the needle on college completion

October 27, 2021

Via: Higher Ed Dive

If ever there has been a moment to talk about college completion, it’s now, as Congress considers a first-of-its-kind grant fund for retention and completion initiatives. A College Completion Fund would be a landmark federal investment in getting students across […]


Meetup gives black male teachers helpful support, but retention issues remain

February 25, 2020

Via: Education Dive

Research shows teachers of color face several obstacles including hostile work cultures that leave them feeling unwanted. Black teachers also feel undervalued because they take on several responsibilities without compensation for extra work. Most are also unable to tailor their […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

Does cutting high-stakes testing increase teacher retention?

February 19, 2020

Via: Education Dive

The report notes teacher turnover has consequences for student achievement and poses an expensive financial burden for schools. Indeed, districts around the country struggle to retain teachers, and the problem is getting worse. In the 2011-12 school year, 3.1% of […]