7 Tips for Securing a Research Collaboration

January 6, 2022

One of the starkest aspects of this COVID-19 crisis has been its impact on collaborative research. Besides moving in-person classes to remote instruction, scientific researchers had to close their labs, research trips and fieldwork had to be put on hold, […]

3 pivotal post-COVID changes institutions will navigate

December 28, 2021

In early February 2020, I was in San Diego for a gathering of higher education professionals, including many chief academic officers. The first known case of COVID-19 in the U.S. had been diagnosed just a few weeks earlier, in January. […]

Biden Administration Extends Pause on Loan Payments

December 23, 2021

The Department of Education on Wednesday announced a 90-day extension of the pause on student loan repayment, interest and collections. The pause had been scheduled to end on Feb. 1, 2022, and will now extend through May 1, 2022. The […]

Education Tech

Creating classroom community in a digital space

January 13, 2022

Via: eSchool News

One of my favorite parts of being an educator is the sense of community that is created with each new class of students. Fostering that feeling in person has its challenges of course, but is a bit easier to administer […]


Louisville Backs Off Punishing Online Teaching

January 13, 2022

Via: Inside Higher Ed

The University of Louisville has backed away from a policy of saying it will punish professors who teach online rather than in-person, The Louisville Courier Journal reported. On Monday, David Owen, acting dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

The right priorities? Reactions to Gov. Newsom’s K-12 budget proposal

January 13, 2022

Via: EdSource

The week, Gov. Gavin Newsom built on last year’s record state budget with a 2022-23 spending plan that tops it. Schools from transitional kindergarten to high school and community colleges would receive $102 billion plus $16 billion in a windfall […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

How higher ed can support blended learning beyond the pandemic

January 13, 2022

Via: eCampus News

Blended learning in its ideal application offers faculty and instructors within higher education institutions an opportunity to benefit from multiple modes of instruction while providing students with a quality learning experience. Real learning can be achieved when we acknowledge the […]