NSCC Partners on Launch of New Kid Kindbase Survey

Wednesday, May 10th, 2023

NSCC Partners on Launch of New Kid Kindbase Survey

​​A Groundbreaking Survey on What Kindness Means to Kids   CONTACT For questions, please contact Dr. Oliver Scott Curry, Chief Science Officer, Kindness.org oliver @ kindness.org or Adam St. Bernard Jacobs, Director of Development and Communications, The National School Climate Center at Ramapo for Children, ajacobs @ ramapoforchildren.org.   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Kid Kindbase Launches, Surveying […]

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PCA & The National School Climate Center Launch the Athletes with Courage Program

PCA and The National School Climate Center Launch the Athletes with Courage Program With support from The Choose Kindness Project, the program centers around student-athlete voices and leadership. (January 12, 2023) – Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA) and The National School Climate Center (NSCC) at Ramapo for Children together have launched the Athletes with Courage (AC) program […]

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NSCC Announced As Founding Member of The Choose Kindness Alliance

The National School Climate Center at Ramapo NYC is excited to share that we are joining 20+ other organizations as part of the Choose Kindness Project. Supported by ABC, ESPN and the Walton Family Foundation.The Choose Kindness Project is dedicated to inspiring a more inclusive world where all young people feel empowered to be themselves and […]

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The First 100 Days of School Climate

Ramapo NYC hosted a webinar on Thursday, August 25, 2022 for our back-to-school webinar on school climate essentials in the first 100 days of school. The conversation covered how to build community in schools, improving staff retention, mental health and school safety, and social-emotional learning. Watch the webinar by clicking on the video below.   […]

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A Virtual Conversation: Healing Centered Engagement

A Virtual Conversation: Healing Centered Engagement  On Friday, January 21st. 2022, Executive Director of Ramapo NYC, Sabrina Evans-Ellis, joined Dr. Shawn Ginwright to discuss Healing Centered Engagement, his new book The Four Pivots: Reimagining Justice, Remaining Ourselves, and answering a live Q&A.  We invite you to listen to the recording above. Below, we share some […]

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Shawn Ginwright and Sabrina Evans-Ellis in Discussion on  Healing Centered Engagement: Webinar

  For Immediate Release: Shawn Ginwright and Sabrina Evans-Ellis in Discussion on  Healing Centered Engagement: Webinar New York, NY. — January 13, 2022 — Ramapo NYC (representing the recent mergers of Ramapo for Children, the Youth Development Institute, and the National School Climate Center) announced today that the organization will host an upcoming webinar entitled […]

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What’s Next? Creating a Vision for Reopening Schools Webinar

What’s Next? Creating a Vision for Reopening Schools As schools reopen across the country, many parents, students, and educators are experiencing a shared sense of anxiety, uncertainty, and a loss for the routines they built during a year of remote learning. However, the pandemic provides an opportunity to identify traditional methods that work and leave […]

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#StopHate Campaign from Boy Meets Girl Inc. and In Kidz Co.

The National School Climate Center at Ramapo for Children is excited to be part of the #StopHate campaign from Boy Meets Girl Inc. and In Kidz Co. The #StopHate campaign was created in response to the growing anxiety many of us feel about the state of our country. Kids and adults are looking for ways […]

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Partnering with Parents – Lessons from the Pandemic

The pandemic has reshaped parenting. While online and hybrid engagement certainly has posed challenges to families, there are more positive outcomes than we imagined, namely the paradigm shift of“parents as partners”. There has been an attitude shift towards engaging families in a child’s education, a shift from believing that parents have little to do with […]

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The Symbiotic Relationship between SEL and School Climate

The Symbiotic Relationship between SEL and School Climate Susan Zelinski, Manager of Research and Evaluation at NSCC at RFC Christian Villenas, Senior Director of Research, Evaluation, and Measurement at NSCC at RFC Today is International Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Day. On this day, we are a nation reeling from several crises, including the COVID-19 pandemic, […]

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