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How to Support Students During COVID-19

With additional pressures on students who were already facing hurdles in ordinary times—especially adult learners, students of color, low-income, and first-generation students—what can educators and student-success professionals do to offer support and prevent students from stopping out? Experts from across Strada Education Network and our partners have been hard at work responding to these challenges. Here is a sampling of their advice:

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Resource Center

In challenging times, the need to forge pathways to opportunity is greater than ever. We’ve created the Strada Resource Center to inform and empower educators, employers, policymakers, and others seeking …

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Strada Launches New Podcast, Lessons Earned

To reach a growing number of collaborators working to transform the education and workforce ecosystem, Strada Education Network launched a new podcast today. Lessons Earned: Putting Education to Work explores …

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Does your resume leave out your most hirable traits?

Soft skills are at a premium in today’s job market. In a 2013 survey, nearly 44 percent of senior executives reported that candidates’ lack of soft skills, such as communication and critical thinking, made it difficult to fill jobs. But many workers are already developing these skills every day. Here are some ways to call attention to those skills.

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Watch Where Community College Can Take You

There are a million reasons to choose community college—its affordability, its convenience, its access for all. Yet, despite all of these benefits, several stigmas about community college continue to stick. …

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