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5 Key Benefits of E-Learning

July 22, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

The pandemic has undoubtedly changed the lives of people everywhere—disrupting the traditional ways of working, learning and socializing. The healthcare crisis also exposed the vulnerabilities of various industries around the world, prompting numerous organizations to rapidly adapt to the digital […]


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Overcoming Childhood and Teenage Mental Disorders

June 30, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

When today’s adults look back on their childhood years, they usually remember feeling happy, loved, and protected—both at home and in school. However, with recent studies showing that 20% of children and teenagers are diagnosed with a mental disorder that […]


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Helping Students and Teachers Overcome Stress

May 23, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

There is no question about the fact that the last two years have been incredibly stressful for people around the world. With a global pandemic threatening the health and well-being of people everywhere, and Russia starting an unjust war in […]


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Effective Solutions for Remote Learning

April 25, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

In the aftermath of the pandemic returning to normal is not only possible, but also probable, and the past two years have undoubtedly changed education. The healthcare crisis and the accompanying social distancing measures have forced both teachers and students […]


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3 Reasons Why Cloud Contact Centres Are the Next Step in Customer Success

April 25, 2022

Via: Nakisani Jacobs

At the same time that the implications of the global pandemic have created difficulties for many, they have also sparked an opportunity for growth and change.  One key area that has continued to evolve even as we return to a […]


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How the Pandemic Reshaped Higher Education

March 31, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

The majority of policy-makers around the world currently believe that social distancing rules, as well as new vaccines and treatments, have managed to defeat one of the most serious healthcare crises in modern history. Although it is now probably approaching […]


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How conflict impacts children’s lives and futures

February 28, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

After Russia’s full-scale military invasion into Ukraine in February 2022, armed conflict seems to have returned to Europe. Not only are hundreds of civilian casualties now reported, but tens of thousands of Ukrainians are also forced to seek refuge in […]


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The New Risks Facing Education in 2022

January 13, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

Almost two years have passed since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic that ultimately reshaped the world as we know it. Although vaccines and treatments are now available, and the healthcare crisis is manageable in most countries around the world, […]


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The Impact of the Pandemic on Education

December 29, 2021

Via: Abby Hallett

According to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the pandemic saw the closure of schools in over 100 countries around the world. One billion learners have been out of school, meaning that half of the world’s student […]


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Investments in Children, Families and Caregiving, an Important Part of the Build Back Better Framework

November 30, 2021

Via: Natalie Dunn

President Joe Biden recently unveiled a significantly diluted version of his original economic plan to rebuild the American middle class, before departing for his second major foreign trip as president. “I know we have a historic economic framework,” the President […]


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Will Remote Speech Therapy for Students be Viable After the Pandemic?

October 29, 2021

Via: Neal Mitchell

The Pandemic’s Effect on Education The Covid-19 pandemic has locked 90% of the world’s students out of school. After a momentary halt, schools were on damage control, recompensing wasted time and allowing students the opportunity to attend classes from home. […]


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New Challenges in Education

September 30, 2021

Via: Natalie Dunn

It should come as no surprise that the current school year is facing as many problems as the previous one, if not more. With new variants of the COVID-19 virus spreading rapidly worldwide, worries about providing the best learning environment […]


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Ensuring Equal Access to Education

August 30, 2021

Via: Natalie Dunn

As the COVID-19 pandemic swept through countries across the globe, normal life was suspended in order to resolve the acute healthcare issues from which no one was spared. The pandemic has changed the way people work, live, and learn. Furthermore, […]


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What Education Needs to Overcome the Pandemic

July 30, 2021

Via: Natalie Dunn

The COVID-19 pandemic has seriously affected children’s lives, from education to free time and fun. The number of children suffering from anxiety has increased, and so has the number of children living in multidimensional poverty, with no access to education, […]


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How to meet your students’ emotional and mental health needs

June 30, 2021

Via: Diana Beverly Ross

The past two years have disrupted the normal way of going to school for teachers, educators, and students. The rapid shift came with several unexpected challenges, including the emotional and mental health needs of the new virtual students. How do […]


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Using the Summer Vacation to Increase Learning Opportunities

May 28, 2021

Via: Natalie Dunn

The 2020-2021 school year was a difficult one for teachers and students alike. With concerns about health and well-being rising continuously and online schooling somewhat preventing both personal learning and peer interaction, students were left struggling to adapt. Online and […]


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Reopening Schools and Closing Opportunity Gaps

April 19, 2021

Via: Natalie Dunn

The COVID-19 pandemic has certainly changed the way we live, work and spend our free time, and one of the areas that shouldered the heaviest blows during this crisis is, without a doubt, education. With online and hybrid learning changing […]


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4 Trends to Watch in Education – 2021 Version

March 17, 2021

Via: Rachel Oldford

As of January 2021, around 214 million kids worldwide were out of school due to the closures caused by COVID-19. For educational systems all around the world, this meant an acceleration of digital learning solutions that could support this new […]


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Top 3 priorities for higher education & why student centricity is essential

February 19, 2021

Via: Diana Beverly Ross

Traditionally, universities have always relied on a teacher-centric based view. However, with the growth of online schooling, forward-thinking institutions are beginning to shift their approach towards a student-centric model, aiming to enhance training, choice, and the learning experience overall.  But […]


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Learning opportunities inspired by the pandemic: how will they work?

January 29, 2021

Via: Diana Beverly Ross

This year, the pandemic has taught everyone several lessons. And universities are already using case studies inspired by COVID-19 as training material. With countless coaching opportunities in operations, management, investment, and entrepreneurship, students have the chance to develop their knowledge […]