Tag: higher education

Educational Forms, Informal learning, News

Thriving post-pandemic: What’s next for digital teaching and learning?

April 19, 2021

Via: Education Dive

Sharp changes in student behaviors, priorities and expectations in recent months have forced higher education institutions to think differently. If the pandemic has taught us anything, it’s that there is a tremendous opportunity to embrace new models and approaches in […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education, News

California community college fall enrollment plunges

April 15, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

The California Community College system had a 12 percent enrollment decline from fall 2019 to fall 2020, a staggering figure for the largest college system in the country and a likely harbinger of the demographic and fiscal challenges that lie […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics, News

Biden’s $103B budget proposal for the Ed Dept would boost Pell, MSI funding

April 9, 2021

Via: Education Dive

Despite the proposed spending increase, Biden’s Pell proposal is likely to disappoint advocates who have pressed federal officials to double the maximum award amount. Nearly 1,200 groups wrote to Congress recently calling on lawmakers to do so. This is a […]

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 […]

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 […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education, News

Biden’s Billions for Higher Ed

April 1, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

President Biden unveiled his new infrastructure legislation plan Wednesday, proposing billions of dollars for higher education over eight years. The plan — which is about $2 trillion in total — would give $12 billion to updating infrastructure in community colleges […]


Cyberattacks Pose Credit Risks for Higher Education

March 31, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

An increase in cyberattacks against colleges and universities, which comes as institutions rely heavily on digital infrastructure to deliver online learning amid the pandemic, is a negative factor weighing on higher education’s credit profile, according to Moody’s Investors Service. The […]

Education Tech, Educational Stages, Higher Education

How Extended Reality Tools Can Bring New Life to Higher Education

March 29, 2021

Via: Ed Surge

For video game players, the 2010s were a decade of extended reality. 2012 saw the development of Oculus, a virtual reality headset company that Facebook later acquired for more than $2 billion. In 2013, Google started selling consumers Glass, a […]


Colleges ready students to get vaccines as eligibility requirements open up

March 29, 2021

Via: Education Dive

Arizona is one of several states that recently opened vaccine eligibility to all adults. The University of Arizona, which serves as a state-run distribution center for the shots, is aiming to get its entire student body vaccinated by the end […]

Educational Forms, Informal learning

More Employers Are Awarding Credentials. Is A Parallel Higher Education System Emerging?

March 25, 2021

Via: Ed Surge

As the acceptance of new types of credentials grows, a number of employers have become learning providers in their own right, in a way that could shake up the broader higher education landscape. A growing number of companies have moved […]