Students are still struggling to find spaces in their homes to work, dealing with financial and health crises, and homeschooling their own children or siblings.
By Lilah Burke, Inside Higher Education
The pandemic has accelerated innovation in an industry that’s usually slow to change.
By Jon Marcus, The Hechinger Report
While virtual learning is not expected to be a long-term substitute for in-person learning, there are various creative ways in which educators can innovate and experiment to improve the experience. Sal Khan, Founder and CEO of Khan Academy, an education…
By PBS NewsHour
New rules for foreign college students have stunned American academic institutions. The Department of Homeland Security announced Monday that all of the roughly 1 million international students currently enrolled in the U.S. must attend at least one in-person class this…
By Jeffrey Brown
By Matt Krupnick, The Hechinger Report
You won’t know it from their mostly empty campuses, but colleges and universities will be bustling this summer. Experts say it’s time to rethink a calendar that dates back to when students had to go home to help on the…
By Collin Binkley, Associated Press
Offering the test at home would have required three hours of uninterrupted internet access.
By Jo Napolitano, The Hechinger Report
Many teachers say they are struggling to connect with English-language learners at home, but are using high- and low-tech methods in an attempt to overcome the digital divide and other challenges.
By Lorna Baldwin, Leah Nagy
More than 55 million American students are staying home amid the coronavirus pandemic. The impacts are huge — affecting students, parents and teachers. Learning is happening with a host of new challenges. Kate Gardoqui of the Great Schools Partnership joins…
By Steven Yoder, Hechinger Report
How do you teach welding virtually? As the coronavirus spreads, colleges are trying to figure out that and more on the fly.
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