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Editorial

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 […]


Educational Forms, Informal learning, News

Making mental health checks during remote learning

April 19, 2021

Via: eSchool News

According to a 2019 survey from the Centers for Disease Control, approximately one in five youths reported they’d seriously considered attempting suicide within the last year, while one in six had actually made a suicide plan, and one in 11 […]


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 […]


News

The Government Is Paying Public School Parents Billions of Dollars to Keep Their Children Home

April 14, 2021

Via: Education Next

A puzzle of pandemic public opinion has been the hesitance of lower-income parents to return their children to in-person instruction. National polling from the University of Southern California has found parents with household income below $30,000 a year generally preferring […]


News

Higher Ed Groups Support Voting Rights

April 14, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Forty-eight higher education groups, including the American Council on Education, have issued a statement opposing efforts, currently being pursued in several states, to make it more difficult to vote. “We strongly oppose the many efforts currently underway across the nation […]


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 Forms, Informal learning

3 lessons from 1 year of remote learning

April 13, 2021

Via: eCampus News

As President Biden works to reopen schools safely, the reality is that the way we approach in-classroom instruction has fundamentally changed. With new COVID variants swirling, and the future structure of education in flux (think no more snow days), remote […]


Education Tech

How AI is revolutionizing education

April 12, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Artificial intelligence will accelerate the evolution of teaching and learning. Overall, AI should allow students to get personalized instruction and teachers to have more free time to prepare classes and update their information. While it’s still too early to evaluate […]


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 […]