Tag: emergency

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

Donations to colleges stayed flat at $50B in fiscal 2020

February 9, 2021

Via: Education Dive

As the pandemic erupted, some institutions reached out to donors without asking for contributions, while others solicited support for their institutions’ human services, the report notes. Many community colleges, for instance, found success raising money for emergency student aid. Giving […]

Education Tech

Improving online learning through reflective practice

August 18, 2020

Via: Education Dive

As students head back to school this fall following a spring disrupted by the coronavirus pandemic, educators are eager to improve upon their experiences with the quick transition to remote learning. By embracing reflective practice, educators can better position themselves […]

Educational Forms, Formal Education

Trump administration emergency response guide calls for proactive hazard prep

September 26, 2019

Via: Education Dive

This guide is further follow-through on the Federal Commission on School Safety’s last year and recognizes that a one-size-fits-all approach can’t be applied across every district in the nationwide. In December 2018, the commission also issued 100 policy recommendations aimed […]

Education Strategies, News

Schools Evaluate Threats, Questioning When to Shut Down

December 28, 2015

Via: NY Times

Mark Conrad, the superintendent of schools in Nashua, N.H., got the chilling news last Sunday morning. An email sent to a school board member threatened a lethal attack on multiple schools, naming the sites, how students would be harmed and […]