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Educational Stages, Higher Education

Building a Successful Certification Program at Your Institution

August 22, 2022

Via: eSchool News

In a world where competition for jobs, pay increases, and academic success continues to increase, certifications offer hope because they are a credible, third-party assessment of one’s skill and knowledge for a given subject. According to a study conducted across […]


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More than half of higher-ed employees feel their voice isn’t heard

August 19, 2022

Via: eCampus News

More than half (59 percent) of higher education faculty and staff feel their voice is not heard at work, according to a survey of more than 550 employees at higher education institutions about topics ranging from compensation and benefits to […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

New study shows hybrid learning led to significant reduction in COVID-19 spread

April 29, 2022

Via: ScienceDaily

As communities continue a shift toward normalcy in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have helped quantify the effectiveness of one of the most commonly-debated mitigation measures taken across the country. A new […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

10 C’s for higher education in 2022

February 21, 2022

Via: eCampus News

The first few months of every year bring lists of predictions ranging from scenarios of doom and gloom to those representative of looking through rose-colored glasses. Rather than provide yet another list, this article looks at aspects that might be […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Top strategies for a smooth return to the classroom

November 11, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Students left their in-person classrooms in March of 2020 without realizing they’d soon be logging into virtual classrooms for the long haul. After what seemed like an eternity, with technology hiccups and myriad challenges faced by different student populations, classrooms […]


Educational Stages, Secondary Education

The Kind of School Reform That Parents Actually Want

October 28, 2021

Via: Education Next

School debates today feature what seems to be a paradox: Americans report exhaustion with school reform of pretty much every stripe, even as huge numbers of parents voice an appetite for novel options such as private school choice, home schooling, […]


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Online learning leaders adapt for a post-pandemic path forward

August 2, 2021

Via: eCampus News

The COVID-19 pandemic and move to emergency remote learning led to a “positive reassessment” of higher-ed institutions’ online learning priorities, according to a report from Quality Matters and Eduventures Research. The report is based on survey responses from 422 chief […]


Educational Forms, Informal learning

5 learning apps for students with special needs

July 20, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Millions of students transitioned to online and hybrid learning during the COVID-19 pandemic. While that transition was relatively easy for some students, many–including students with special needs–found it difficult or impossible to access in-school services and therapies. While many schools […]


Education Tech

How virtual communities can amplify traditional learning

July 19, 2021

Via: eCampus News

Our country learned a lot in 2020, when the pandemic brought sudden, fundamental changes to the way we live, work, and go to school. Teachers learned new lessons as we taught classes, and one of the most enduring lessons for […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

3 things that could make hybrid learning permanent

June 14, 2021

Via: eCampus News

Institutions turning to a hybrid learning approach during COVID-19 could be on their way to becoming more student-centered, according to a recent report. Research from Deloitte’s Center for Higher Education Excellence and Strada Education Network explores changes in three critical […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

5 tips for creating a successful math intervention initiative

May 21, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Early studies are showing significant learning loss in math due to the pandemic. Because of this, teachers need to be prepared to identify and fix any gaps when all students return to in-person learning. Over a decade ago, Vail School […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Community Colleges Are Innovators. A New Effort Aims to Share Their Insights.

May 17, 2021

Via: Ed Surge

With millions of students and a variety of programs that range from quick certificate courses to full bachelor’s degree pathways, community colleges have a lot going on. Yet all this teaching and learning isn’t always as well recognized or as […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Higher Education’s Biggest Challenge: Rethinking Ingrained Assumptions

April 27, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Seven years, ago, Clay Shirky, who is now NYU’s Vice Provost of Educational Technologies, wrote a provocative and prescient blog post, which argued that higher education’s biggest challenges – especially its increasing reliance on non-tenure track instructors – arose from […]


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

Flipped Learning Can Be a Key to Transforming Teaching and Learning Post-Pandemic

April 2, 2021

Via: Ed Surge

When we look at all the assumptions that have been overturned in higher education because of the pandemic and all the needs that have only grown during this time, what becomes clear is that frameworks that previously worked for higher […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies, News

How courses like coding and design lead to tech literacy

March 11, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Technology is ubiquitous in the lives of today’s students. As technology users, students access technology for entertainment, communication, and learning. Tech literacy, which has become as essential as reading, writing, and arithmetic in preparing students for the future, encourages students […]


Education Tech, Educational Stages, Higher Education, Secondary Education

Owl Labs Unveils New Product Suite That Will Enhance Hybrid Learning in K-12 And University Classrooms

March 4, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Owl Labs, the collaborative tech company revolutionizing how the world communicates with its inclusive and immersive video experiences, today announced a new suite of features that will support the needs of educators leveraging the Meeting Owl (the company’s flagship 360-degree […]


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7 key ways to help returning adult learners succeed

February 26, 2021

Via: eCampus News

The rapid convergence of information and technology, the increased move towards automation and AI, and the changes in employment opportunities and environment caused by the pandemic have all accelerated the need for working adults who have some college credit but […]


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 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 […]


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A Free Year of College and Year-Round School? New Ideas for a New Administration

February 1, 2021

Via: Ed Surge

It is with great enthusiasm, and relief, that so many educators looked forward to the arrival of the Biden Administration and the new U.S. Secretary of Education, Miguel Cardona. With their leadership, the department will finally provide programs and funding […]