Can your schools keep pace with student mental health demands?

June 30, 2022

Even before the pandemic, a third of U.S. students struggled with anxiety, depression, trauma, or attention issues that made it difficult to focus, stay motivated, and learn. That number has grown exponentially during the pandemic and recovery: now half of […]

Education Dept. Agrees to Settle 200,000 Borrower-Defense Claims

June 24, 2022

Category: News

The Education Department on Wednesday agreed to settle about 200,000 borrower-defense claims brought in a lawsuit against the department. The agreement will automatically provide the elimination of student loan debts for those involved. The agreement states that “attendance at one […]

Are teachers in your district spending more time on SEL?

June 17, 2022

More than 80 percent of teachers say they are spending more time than ever on social-emotional learning (SEL), according to a new survey. Teachers Pay Teachers (TPT) released its State of Education May 2022 Report, which surveyed over 2,000 U.S. […]

Education Tech

How a new online platform aims to expand HBCU digital learning

July 1, 2022

Via: Higher Ed Dive

Earlier this year, UNCF announced it is developing an online platform, HBCUv, with the vision that it will have classes taught by the country’s best Black minds. The way UNCF, which advocates for private historically Black colleges and universities, is […]


Curry College Fires Employee After Probe of Hateful Graffiti

July 1, 2022

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Curry College, in Massachusetts, has fired an employee linked to hateful graffiti found on campus this year, WHDH News reported. Curry students found more than a dozen swastikas and racist graffiti in dorm bathrooms, laundry rooms and other areas on […]

Educational Forms, Informal learning

How this teacher uses story coding to spark creativity and collaboration

June 30, 2022

Via: eSchool News

When coding merges with storytelling, you have story coding, in which students use computational skills and design thinking as they demonstrate creativity across core curricular areas. During an ISTELive 22 virtual session, computer science, robotics, and design thinking educator Paige […]