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The Government Is Paying Public School Parents Billions of Dollars to Keep Their Children Home

April 14, 2021

Via: Education Next

A puzzle of pandemic public opinion has been the hesitance of lower-income parents to return their children to in-person instruction. National polling from the University of Southern California has found parents with household income below $30,000 a year generally preferring […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Community Colleges Turn to New Incentives for Recruitment

April 13, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Enrollment at community colleges continued its downward slide this semester, according to the latest report by the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center. Enrollment fell by 9.5 percent since last spring, replicating registration data from fall 2020 and representing the steepest […]


Educational Stages, Secondary Education

K-12 education needs a cybersecurity overhaul

April 12, 2021

Via: eSchool News

The 2019-2020 school year faced unprecedented challenges with the abrupt shift to remote learning brought about by the pandemic. But while schools struggled to adapt to these changes, there was another troubling trend on the rise: a surge in cybersecurity […]


Education Tech

How AI is revolutionizing education

April 12, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Artificial intelligence will accelerate the evolution of teaching and learning. Overall, AI should allow students to get personalized instruction and teachers to have more free time to prepare classes and update their information. While it’s still too early to evaluate […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education, News

College transfer enrollment still lagging this spring, survey says

April 12, 2021

Via: Education Dive

The only type of transfer that increased this spring was that among students moving from two-year to four-year colleges, which rose 3%. Transfer within the two- and four-year sectors, as well as from four- to two-year colleges fell dramatically, at […]


Educational Stages, Preschool and Primary

Do school-based interventions help improve reading and math in at-risk children?

April 7, 2021

Via: ScienceDaily

School-based interventions that target students with, or at risk of, academic difficulties in kindergarten to grade 6 have positive effects on reading and mathematics, according to an article published in Campbell Systematic Reviews. The review analyzed evidence from 205 studies, […]


Continuous Development, Educational Forms

3 thoughtful tips to help students design their futures

April 6, 2021

Via: eSchool News

While moving into adulthood, teens are faced with a number of paths. Empowering students to select which path works best for them and determine how to best financially plan for the future are key to ensuring that some of their […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

4 reminders of why we work with purpose in higher ed

April 6, 2021

Via: eCampus News

The COVID-19 pandemic suspended life as we know it and caused us to question things we used to take for granted. We look back on a full year ago when schedules packed full of appointments, social gatherings, and errands were […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education, News

Colleges could feel aftershocks of international enrollment declines for years: Moody’s

April 5, 2021

Via: Education Dive

Some signs point to improving international student enrollment. Foreign students’ applications to U.S. institutions for fall 2021 were up 13% as of February 15 compared to the prior year, according to recent data from the Common App, which around 900 […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Economics, News

$12 Billion, Community Colleges and Online Learning Infrastructure

April 5, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Matt (who I still think of as Dean Dad – do you?) argues that federal money for community colleges should be allocated with an eye towards long-term financial sustainability. He asks that we think not only in terms of immediate […]