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Educational Stages, Higher Education

International students should not be in remote learning environments

July 7, 2020

Via: Inside Higher Ed

The article “International Students Banned From Online-Only Instruction” took the tone that government action to follow existing rules was something new and puts further hardship on universities struggling to come up with ways to keep students safe. A more balanced […]


News

How New York City, Oakland and Indianapolis Are Planning to Reopen Schools

July 2, 2020

Via: Ed Surge

Call it “blended,” “hybrid” or “split.” Students, families and teachers are gearing up for a new school year that will feature a mixture of at-home and in-class education. That was the message from the heads of school districts in New […]


Educational Stages, Secondary Education

How to make remote learning easily accessible

July 2, 2020

Via: eSchool News

When school starts again in the fall, it’s likely that a significant number of students will still be learning remotely. To make classrooms less crowded and prevent the spread of the coronavirus, many states and districts are considering a hybrid […]


Educational Stages, Preschool and Primary, Secondary Education

Pandemic Parenting Was Already Relentless. Then Came Summer.

June 26, 2020

Via: NY Times

American parents spend more time and money on their children than ever — and that was before the pandemic. Now, with remote school ending for the summer and a far-from-normal fall expected, parenting is becoming only more demanding. It’s not […]


News

President Speaks: The pandemic shouldn’t stop colleges filling key leadership positions

June 26, 2020

Via: Education Dive

Although we’re in various stages of coronavirus lockdown, not all leadership searches have ground to a halt. Certainly, pausing a search during this pandemic is a valid approach, but other institutions have chosen to move forward decisively to recruit the […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

How the pandemic is changing college fundraising

June 18, 2020

Via: Education Dive

One-third of respondents expect it will take their business area up to a year to recover from the pandemic, while one-quarter say it could take between one and two years. Major gift officers and alumni relations officers were more likely […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Massive Study of Online Teaching Ends With Surprising — and ‘Deflating’ — Result

June 17, 2020

Via: Ed Surge

MIT professor Justin Reich and several colleagues just completed one of the largest-ever research studies exploring teaching techniques in online higher education, involving nearly 250,000 students from nearly every nation on the planet. The study, published this week in the […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

How to Think About Graduate School

June 17, 2020

Via: Inside Higher Ed

In our last post, we gave some advice for those starting a doctorate degree this coming fall. While PhD and EdD enrollments account for a relatively small proportion of 3 million graduate students enrolled in degree-granting postsecondary institutions, much of […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education, News

Federal judge blocks Ed Dept’s emergency aid rule in Washington state

June 15, 2020

Via: Education Dive

College administrators and sector lobbying groups fumed when Education Secretary Betsy DeVos in late April issued guidance that limited unauthorized students, including recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, from receiving emergency grants under the CARES Act. […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

Labor-management partnership offers framework to reopen schools

June 5, 2020

Via: AFT News

As the nation’s parents and educators ponder sending children back to school in the face of an ongoing pandemic, a labor-management partnership that includes the AFT is putting forward a framework school districts can use in planning how to welcome […]