For over 25 years, Check & Connect (C&C) mentors have helped keep thousands of students on track toward graduation. C&C is the only dropout prevention intervention listed on the IES What Works Clearinghouse found to have positive effects on staying in school.
Introducing the Check & Connect App
The C&C App is a new, web-based application designed to help mentors, coordinators, and administrators monitor and report student progress via their tablet or computer. No more paper monitoring forms!
Attend a public webinar event to learn more about the C&C App!
What: 1 hour overview covering account hierarchy, data privacy, Mentor data entry process, tracking fidelity, and aggregated reporting When: Wednesday, January 9th, 11:00 am CST Where: Register at https://z.umn.edu/cncappwebinarJan2019 and receive log-in details to attend via webinar from the convenience of your office Who: This overview is ideally suited for C&C administrators and
implementors interested in learning how the app will streamline data
collection and provide reporting to support fidelity of implementation
Demonstrated outcomes with Check & Connect
Persistence in school
Accrual of credits
School completion rates
24% more C&C students stayed in high school than non-C&C students*
20% more C&C students completed high school than non-C&C students*
* Sinclair, M. F., Christenson, S. L., & Thurlow, M. L. (2005). Promoting school completion of urban secondary youth with emotional or behavioral disabilities. Exceptional Children, 71(4), 465–482.
Save the Dates: July 24-25, 2019
Student Engagement Conference: Solutions for Success
Mark July 24-25, 2019 on your calendar for C&C's third national conference at the University of Minnesota. Leading experts and practitioners will share tools, experiences, and research around student engagement.