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Category: Economics&Strategies


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

5 character development strategies for a dual immersion classroom

February 25, 2021

Via: eSchool News

It’s important for teachers to find ways to teach social-emotional learning and character development to help their students build the skills necessary to process the events of 2020 and to persevere and succeed in (for many students) a distance learning […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

How to better serve adult learners

February 15, 2021

Via: eCampus News

The COVID-19 pandemic has spotlighted emerging challenges to the service model of American colleges and universities, while also presenting a strong opportunity for them to serve adult learners. According to “New Horizons: American Universities and the Case for Lifelong Learning,” […]


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

Why college curriculum should include data center education

February 11, 2021

Via: eCampus News

More people are retiring from data centers than are joining the profession. Research suggests that about 33 percent of data center professionals in the US expect to retire by 2025, and as previously noted, the pool of candidates to replace […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

Donations to colleges stayed flat at $50B in fiscal 2020

February 9, 2021

Via: Education Dive

As the pandemic erupted, some institutions reached out to donors without asking for contributions, while others solicited support for their institutions’ human services, the report notes. Many community colleges, for instance, found success raising money for emergency student aid. Giving […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies, News

How higher ed can start 2021 off right

February 9, 2021

Via: eCampus News

While there was undoubtedly a collective sigh of relief when we closed the door on 2020, it’s imperative that we not try to dismiss all that the last year brought us – Covid-19, calls for racial equality and unprecedented political […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Economics, News

Education Department Disproportionally Selected Black, Hispanic Students for Audit

February 8, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

The U.S. Department of Education disproportionately selected Black and Hispanic students for financial aid audits over the last decade, The Washington Post reported after an analysis of federal data. After students turn in their Free Application for Federal Student Aid, […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

We need to rethink assessments for remote learning

February 5, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Assessment is the linchpin to driving essential skill and competency development. Traditionally, assessments have often been used as an indicator of what students know, understand, and can do, after the learning has been completed. More recently, educators have implemented formative […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

A teacher’s remote learning reality

February 5, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Each morning at 8 a.m., on the West side of Rockford, Illinois, Julie hopes to see all 26 of her third-grade students’ faces. On a good day, 22 of them boot up their Google Chromebooks and log on to Zoom […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Economics, News

Trump Education Reform Legacy: Too Little, Too Late

February 4, 2021

Via: Education Next

Before attention turns entirely to President Biden, it is worth pausing to take a quick look back to assess President Trump’s education reform efforts. Perhaps Biden—or any other politician trying to make progress on education-related issues—can learn something from Trump’s […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

4 ways to support students during online learning

February 3, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Online learning can both hinder and hold back a child. During this past year, educators and students across the country have grappled with how to adapt to online learning challenges. I have worked in online schools for over the past […]