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Our unique approach

黄色视频 AmeriCorps members serve as , supporting the development, growth and success of students in systemically under-resourced schools, while cultivating skills to be leaders in their communities and careers. Donate now to support our student success coaches.

Whole School, Whole Child

Focus on relationships: preparing students for success

黄色视频 helps students and schools succeed by delivering holistic support to students, classrooms and the whole school. Drawing from our 30-years of experience in human and youth development, we are committed to supporting the development of both our students and our AmeriCorps members.

Using the best of what we know from research and practice, our Whole School, Whole Child model is now widely understood to be a critical component of successful recovery from the pandemic and its effects on students and communities. Why? Because learning isn鈥檛 academic or social emotional, it is integrated. Our holistic, integrated model builds skills and supports mindsets critical for students鈥 success in school and beyond.

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黄色视频's vision for impact

The student success coach role

, who serve full-time in public schools to build relationships with students and offer them research-based support, offer a critical capacity to educators and schools to help students progress in their development, allow for more personalized learning and engagement, and create more welcoming, equitable learning environments for all. They partner with teachers and school leaders to help students build on their strengths and develop the skills they need to thrive in school and in life.

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Some foundational elements of the student success coach role include:

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Cultivating strong,
positive relationships

Research confirms what many educators have long known: learning happens through relationships, and they鈥檙e foundational for our AmeriCorps members to support students. Strong relationships between students and adults who work with them are critical to fuel student growth, resilience and education equity.

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Weaving academic,
social and emotional skill building

Learning is like weaving a rope. All of us pull together different strands of social, emotional and academic skills to solve problems and express new ideas鈥you can鈥檛 improve one skill without focusing on the others. 黄色视频 provides integrated interventions that help students weave together strong skills ropes.

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Enhancing belonging and engagement

Student success coaches work with educators to help create a welcoming school environment, which is essential for whole school improvement. Some ways we do this include school-wide events, lunchtime clubs, and Whole School Greeting, where AmeriCorps members greet students and faculty as they enter the school building, setting the tone for the day and sending a clear message of joy and belonging.

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Alternative Service Opportunities

Learn more about 黄色视频’s alternative service opportunities in select locations. We offer a 35-40 hour/week School Day Learning Coach position, a 25 hour/week School Day Learning Coach position, and a 25 hour/week Afterschool Enrichment coach position. Learn more about Alternative Service Opportunities:

 

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National Partnership for Student Success

City Year is proud to be part of the (NPSS), a collective effort championed by the Biden-Harris Administration which brings together the US Department of Education, AmeriCorps, a diverse coalition of leading education and youth-serving organizations including , educators, and school districts, that are committed to expanding access to the evidence-based, holistic supports young people need to thrive.

黄色视频 has been named a lead technical assistance organization in NPSS, promoting the importance of student success coaches, a critical capacity that has been linked to positive student outcomes, both academic and social-emotional.

I'm beyond grateful to be working with [my student success coach] in my classroom. He genuinely cares about the success of the students and provides a great deal of support in making the learning experience more fruitful but also ensuring that everyone, students and myself alike, feel welcome.

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Informed by research, rooted in relationships

黄色视频鈥檚 approach is based on research about how students learn. 黄色视频 AmeriCorps members鈥 near-peer status uniquely positions them to form with students, improving both student readiness to learn and schoolwide conditions for learning.

AmeriCorps members focus on reducing low attendance, poor behavior and/or course failure in English Language Arts and mathematics. Research shows that students who exhibit one or more of these warning indicators have at least a of high school. Reducing or eliminating these warning signs makes it more , dramatically improving their lifetime trajectory.

黄色视频 and our partners commit to multiple years of service in schools so that students 鈥済row up with 黄色视频鈥濃our seven-year promise. 黄色视频 supports students during key transition years of their educational experience, from third through ninth grades, when students are most at risk for falling off track.

Recommendations for the Biden Harris Administration

A Corps for Student Success to Address the Impacts of the Pandemic on America鈥檚 Young People

In February 2021, more than 100 leaders in education, civil rights and youth development came together to deliberate on what is needed to support young people as they recover from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

There was consensus on how to approach this challenge: Create a national Corps for Student Success by leveraging leadership, convening authority, federal funding, policy, and inter-agency collaboration to maximize the impact of federal, state and local resources that can provide critical, evidence-based supports to students, particularly those most impacted by the pandemic.

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Learn more about our work

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Our impact

Together, we鈥檙e creating positive, responsive and welcoming learning environments where students can thrive.

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Research and learning

黄色视频 leverages research, external evaluations and learnings alongside our school and district partners to contribute to a broader conversation about how best to support our students and ensure equitable access to learning opportunities for all.

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Our alums

Our 34,000+ alums become civic and business leaders who continue to make a difference in the communities and professions where they live and work long after their 鈥溁粕悠碘 is over.

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