Top

Category: Educational Stages


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Can College Predictive Models Survive the Pandemic?

April 16, 2021

Via: Ed Surge

Though many are eager to forget 2020, data scientists will be keeping the year top of mind as we determine whether the pandemic’s impact makes 2020 data anomalous or an indication of more permanent change in higher ed. As we […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

The Uncertain Future of College Sports

April 16, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

2020 witnessed the most boisterous summer of student athlete activism in half a century. Not since the late 1960s revolt of the Black athlete had college athletes been so outspoken. A letter from athletes to the Pac-12 Commissioner expressed the […]


Education Tech, Educational Stages, Preschool and Primary

Digital tools prove critical for early learners during COVID

April 15, 2021

Via: eSchool News

For early learners, nothing beats in-class learning. Having a teacher in close proximity to assess the needs of their students is critical for growth. 2020 threw a wrench in that format, forcing students and teachers to communicate digitally. While the […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education, News

California community college fall enrollment plunges

April 15, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

The California Community College system had a 12 percent enrollment decline from fall 2019 to fall 2020, a staggering figure for the largest college system in the country and a likely harbinger of the demographic and fiscal challenges that lie […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Community Colleges Turn to New Incentives for Recruitment

April 13, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Enrollment at community colleges continued its downward slide this semester, according to the latest report by the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center. Enrollment fell by 9.5 percent since last spring, replicating registration data from fall 2020 and representing the steepest […]


Educational Stages, Secondary Education

K-12 education needs a cybersecurity overhaul

April 12, 2021

Via: eSchool News

The 2019-2020 school year faced unprecedented challenges with the abrupt shift to remote learning brought about by the pandemic. But while schools struggled to adapt to these changes, there was another troubling trend on the rise: a surge in cybersecurity […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education, News

College transfer enrollment still lagging this spring, survey says

April 12, 2021

Via: Education Dive

The only type of transfer that increased this spring was that among students moving from two-year to four-year colleges, which rose 3%. Transfer within the two- and four-year sectors, as well as from four- to two-year colleges fell dramatically, at […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

How colleges can help undocumented students get the coronavirus vaccine

April 9, 2021

Via: Education Dive

President Joe Biden said during an interview with Univision in February that unauthorized immigrants should be able to get vaccinated against the coronavirus without fearing deportation. Earlier that month, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security also said that it would […]


Educational Stages, News, Secondary Education

6 strategies for better K-12 cybersecurity

April 8, 2021

Via: eSchool News

The education sector has had to rapidly adopt and scale new technologies to enable remote and hybrid learning as a result of the pandemic. This has created an expanded threat landscape, and malicious actors have taken this opportunity to target […]


Educational Stages, Preschool and Primary

Do school-based interventions help improve reading and math in at-risk children?

April 7, 2021

Via: ScienceDaily

School-based interventions that target students with, or at risk of, academic difficulties in kindergarten to grade 6 have positive effects on reading and mathematics, according to an article published in Campbell Systematic Reviews. The review analyzed evidence from 205 studies, […]