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Educational Stages, Higher Education, News, Secondary Education

Pandemic Lockdowns of 2020 Revealed the Biggest Challenge for Upstart Education Efforts: Time

January 6, 2021

Via: Ed Surge

As we close out 2020, we the people are tired. Essential workers, healthcare heroes and frontline warriors have been bearing the brunt of the impact on our education and hospital systems, as well as businesses and organizations, both private and […]


Educational Forms, Informal learning

4 tips to make hybrid learning less overwhelming

January 4, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Let’s face it: pandemic learning is stressful and exhausting. There is truly no getting away from the fact that trying to engage in any activity that requires maximum brain activity (ahem: teaching and learning) is extra hard while we are […]


Educational Forms, Informal learning

Online Education Isn’t the Sideshow. It’s the Main Event.

December 29, 2020

Via: Ed Surge

I can’t start a personal reflection without first acknowledging how enormously difficult this year has been for my staff, our higher ed partners and faculty, and the students we serve together. As a leader and a parent—and a human—I’m so […]


News

5 priorities for education today

December 22, 2020

Via: eSchool News

What does education look like in a global pandemic? It depends a lot on how well you were prepared. There is no shortage of challenges and issues. As educators, we attempt to prepare our students for the world that exists […]


News

What can community colleges learn from a Great Recession grant program?

December 10, 2020

Via: Education Dive

The report calls out several uses of the TAACCCT grants that could serve as models for other colleges. A consortium of 11 community colleges and universities in New Mexico, for example, used a grant to create an online course-sharing network. […]


Educational Forms, Informal learning, News

College network debuts framework to serve diverse student bodies

November 30, 2020

Via: Education Dive

The members of the Presidents Forum — many of whom helm large online colleges such as Western Governors, Southern New Hampshire and Capella universities — will meet over the next 15 months to share best practices and produce resources for […]


News

What role could colleges have in distributing coronavirus vaccines?

November 30, 2020

Via: Education Dive

The U.S. is inching closer to approving vaccines. Two developers, Moderna and Pfizer, are applying for emergency authorization for their versions from the Food and Drug Administration. Oxford University and pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca are also developing a vaccine. The Trump […]


Educational Forms, Informal learning

Hacks for Schools to Support Parents of Younger Remote Students

November 6, 2020

Via: Education Next

Although we had the option of selecting hybrid learning at our children’s school, my wife and I elected remote learning for our three children; a third grader, a kindergartener, and a preschooler. We decided to minimize the risk of any […]


Education Tech

Survey: Distance learning creates more work with less rigor

October 30, 2020

Via: Education Dive

The report includes suggestions on tackling problems arising from distance learning, including increasing academic rigor by expanding professional development opportunities, redesigning instruction, and introducing digital learning and content tools. Routines should be established to set expectations of high standards of […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

This November, vote against student debt

October 28, 2020

Via: AFT News

Student debt has been an albatross around the necks of so many individual Americans, even dragging down the economy at large. At a virtual event Oct. 19, AFT President Randi Weingarten and Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.) talked about the gravity […]