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Educational Stages, Secondary Education

Survey: High school principals report whole-child focus during spring closures

September 25, 2020

Via: Education Dive

Inequities existed prior to the pandemic, but the UCLA survey demonstrates remote learning deepened the divide. For example, 40% of principals said their district did not provide English language learners with any instructional material in their native languages. Over half […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Ed leaders share best practices for reopening schools

September 25, 2020

Via: Education Dive

Rain or shine, snow or no snow, the students of Homestead School, a private Montessori in Glen Spey, New York, will be spending a good part of their school days outside. There they will learn about vertebrates, biodiversity, writing poetry […]


Educational Stages, Secondary Education

PE adapts for social distancing and virtual learning

September 24, 2020

Via: Education Dive

In an attempt to keep students physically active during the pandemic, schools are replacing traditional physical education contact exercises with programming that emphasizes individual skill and strength progress rather than team achievements. State guidance and national association recommendations say the […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

HBCUs experiencing better student compliance with pandemic restrictions than other institutions

September 24, 2020

Via: Inside Higher Ed

University and college administrators are clearly having a tough time monitoring the daily activities of students during the pandemic, much less controlling their risky behaviors on weekends. This was evident in the parties and other gatherings widely documented on social […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

3 steps to help students’ learning after the pandemic

September 23, 2020

Via: eSchool News

We were all immersed in the moment, navigating our way through a once-in-a-lifetime pandemic. Now we must turn our attention to how we return children to school and how we focus on students’ learning. Here’s how: 1. Start with fun: […]


Education Tech

Lessons in network resilience

September 23, 2020

Via: eSchool News

Today’s classroom isn’t what it used to be. The e-learning market is growing rapidly, with some estimating a 14 percent year-over-year increase between 2019-2025, reaching as high as $350B by that time. And these forecasts came before the global pandemic […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies, News

The way that colleges often teach art students hasn’t appropriately prepared them

September 23, 2020

Via: Inside Higher Ed

The COVID-19 pandemic has greatly affected the arts economy. Organizations large and small have shut their doors, refunded ticket sales and braced for a longer-term financial impact. That impact has led to furloughs, layoffs and closures — and no one […]


Educational Forms, Informal learning

Court rules ADA protected school nurses’ advocacy for students with disabilities

September 22, 2020

Via: Education Dive

The ADA forbids employers from retaliating against a person who has opposed any act or practice made unlawful by the federal law or because an individual has “made a charge, testified, assisted, or participated in any manner in an investigation, […]


Educational Stages, Preschool and Primary

Study shows major learning loss for grades K-2

September 22, 2020

Via: eSchool News

Students will likely experience 2 to 4 months of learning loss as a result of COVID-19 disruptions, especially in grades K-2, according to a new report. The findings from Illuminate Education highlight a need for additional instructional support this fall. […]


Educational Forms, Informal learning

Ed experts fear rise in dropouts as remote learning continues

September 21, 2020

Via: Education Dive

An America’s Promise Alliance survey found nearly 30% of students did not feel connected to adults in the school at the end of the last academic year. Slightly fewer did not feel connected to their school communities and classmates, at […]