Tag: studies

Educational Forms, Informal learning

The right online learning experience will boost retention and engagement

November 28, 2022

Via: eCampus News

A recent National Student Clearinghouse Research Center report reveals that post-secondary enrollment continues to decline. Undergraduate enrollment alone saw a 9.4 percent drop from Spring 2020, resulting in nearly 1.4 million fewer undergrads than before the pandemic. Although the COVID-19 […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies, Educational Stages, Higher Education

Four Strategies for newly appointed college leaders (opinion)

August 9, 2022

Via: Inside Higher Ed

A new leadership position brings excitement, expectations and no shortage of challenges in the world of education. Such roles involve an unforgiving pace with intense pressure amid a pandemic, a racial reckoning, divisive politics and a looming recession. The work […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Massive Study of Online Teaching Ends With Surprising — and ‘Deflating’ — Result

June 17, 2020

Via: Ed Surge

MIT professor Justin Reich and several colleagues just completed one of the largest-ever research studies exploring teaching techniques in online higher education, involving nearly 250,000 students from nearly every nation on the planet. The study, published this week in the […]

Educational Stages, Secondary Education

Retaining school, district leaders a struggle in rural areas

December 7, 2018

Via: Education Dive

​​​While studies indicate that strong school leadership can have a positive impact on student learning for the better, retaining and attracting these leaders is necessary to reap those benefits. The article features Matthew Snyder, a school leader in a small […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Study: Later school start times linked to improvements in behavior, achievement

December 3, 2018

Via: Education Dive

When California Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed a bill this fall that would have kept the state’s middle and high schools from starting before 8:30 a.m., he said it was because he thought such decisions should be made at the local […]