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Category: Economics&Strategies


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

The foundational best practices in experiential learning (opinion)

August 3, 2022

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Experiential learning has been on the rise in higher education as colleges and universities look to amplify so-called high-impact practices, such as service learning, problem and project-based learning, global learning, and work-integrated learning in and out of the classroom. The […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

COVID crushed engagement–is student-centered learning the solution?

August 1, 2022

Via: eSchool News

In a new survey of thousands of U.S. educators, teachers validate concerns over student engagement due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but believe that technology and student-centered approaches to teaching can help to reinvigorate students in the fall. Seven in 10 […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

Education Department Planning for Student Debt Forgiveness

August 1, 2022

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Officials at the Education Department have developed plans to cancel student debt for millions of borrowers, awaiting a final decision from President Biden, as reported by Politico Thursday. Biden is considering providing $10,000 of debt relief per borrower, a decision […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

A Three-Prong Strategy for a Better Education for All

July 28, 2022

Via: Education Next

There’s a fierce determination among elected officials and education leaders to return our schools to normal. That’s understandable, but the desire for normalcy must not compel us to settle for an education system that was struggling long before the pandemic […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

All you need to know about ERP in education

July 28, 2022

Via: eSchool News

Enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions help companies coordinate the work of various departments by integrating all the necessary information within one shared database. While ERP systems are traditionally associated with manufacturing, they now support organizations in multiple sectors, education included. […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

How to create inclusive learning environments with UDL

July 28, 2022

Via: eSchool News

What are inclusive learning environments, anyway? Putting a definition on this complex concept is deceptively tricky. Environments aren’t just spaces that we exist in; they also encompass the culture in that space. Here’s how I define it: An inclusive environment […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

New Teachers Need More Support. Here’s an Easy Way to Help

July 25, 2022

Via: Ed Surge

In Secretary Cardona’s vision to elevate the teaching profession, he highlights three priorities: improving teacher pipeline, supporting teacher growth and investing in teacher retention. What this makes abundantly clear is that the future of education depends directly on our commitment […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

8 reasons to use texts to reach your students

July 25, 2022

Via: eCampus News

Most colleges and universities have tapped into short message service (SMS) text messaging as a means to reach students. Somewhat shockingly, however, they’re still leaving valuable communication opportunities on the table. There’s a popular saying in marketing (and life): Meet […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

3 ways to help your students become job-ready

July 25, 2022

Via: Higher Ed Dive

Students want more from their post-secondary experience. They want to leave school fully prepared to transition from classroom to career. Over 60% of graduates want more real-world work experience while still in school, and 68% believe that including applied and experiential learning […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Powerful strategies to motivate girls in STEM

July 22, 2022

Via: eSchool News

The history of STEM is filled with amazing women who revolutionized our understanding of science. Take Grace Hopper, one of the first computer programmers who went on to become a rear admiral in the United States Navy. Chien-Shiung Wu was […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

How to Make College More Affordable? Try the Charter School Model

July 21, 2022

Via: Education Next

For those looking at college as a path to a career rather than a four-year pit stop, the lack of inexpensive, speedy options is a big problem. For huge numbers of high schoolers, it can be a deal breaker. Moreover, […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

These policies can rescue stranded credits and help colleges retain students

July 20, 2022

Via: Higher Ed Dive

In January, New York Gov. Kathy Hochul announced that, effective immediately, the State University of New York system was no longer withholding transcripts from students who owed outstanding balances. The move benefited thousands of students. Transcript holds prevent students from […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

This assessment targets student well-being services

July 19, 2022

Via: eCampus News

Twenty U.S. universities, including Butler University, Sacramento State and The University of South Alabama are making changes on campus in support of student physical, mental and financial health after implementing the Student Well-being Institutional Support Survey (SWISS). SWISS is an […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

5 effortless tactics for better learning experiences

July 18, 2022

Via: eCampus News

We live in a content-driven world. With just a few clicks of a mouse or taps on a device, you can find more content on any topic than can be consumed. Your learners know this. Today’s learners are tech savvy, […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

5 ways to create a strong math culture in your schools

July 15, 2022

Via: eSchool News

Picture this: a student enters your classroom, a negative attitude at the ready. They are distant during class, uninterested in engaging with the material, and their beliefs confirmed every time they get a question wrong – “I can’t do math.” […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

Study: Cosmetology Schools Yield Poor Student Outcomes

July 15, 2022

Via: Inside Higher Ed

A new study from the Century Foundation released Thursday found that graduates from cosmetology schools are making near poverty-level wages, and that almost half of the colleges in the industry—42 percent—would fail under the Education Department’s proposed gainful-employment rule. The […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Better Classroom Experiences, Better Grades

July 14, 2022

Via: Inside Higher Ed

A new report found that faculty members can improve students’ experiences in the classroom by adopting practices that make students feel a sense of safety and belonging, which can in turn affect their academic outcomes. The report was released Wednesday […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Three steps to creating stronger connections between students and educators

July 13, 2022

Via: eCampus News

Besides its economic and social disruptions, COVID-19 appears to have shifted the perception about the importance and value of education at least partially off its foundation. Of course, some foundation-rattling was already underway; the pandemic only intensified it. About one-third […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Faculty focus on belonging can improve student experiences and grades, report finds

July 13, 2022

Via: Higher Ed Dive

The Student Experience Project partnered with 295 educators at six universities across the country — Colorado State University, University of Colorado Denver, Portland State University, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, the University of New Mexico and the University […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Business Leaders Say Computer Science Needs to Be A Core Subject

July 12, 2022

Via: Ed Surge

Today, a collection of more than 500 prominent business, education and nonprofit leaders called on states to update their K-12 curriculum to make computer science a core subject. In a letter sent to governors from all fifty states, they write, […]