By Charlotte West, The Hechinger Report
Many students have a simpler reason than travel or work for considering a gap year: They consider it better than spending a semester or even a year taking college classes online.
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.
As high schools close, seniors are scrambling to sort out financial aid and college decisions without guidance from counselors.
By Meredith Kolodner and Jon Marcus, Caroline Preston, Delece Smith-Barrow, The Hechinger Report
The closing of colleges and universities has disrupted the educations of millions of students. But it’s affecting the lives of many in ways that are not yet widely understood.
By Jon Marcus, The Hechinger Report
With attention focused on classes being canceled and students being sent home, the coronavirus presents another threat to U.S. universities and colleges: tens of billions of dollars in potential endowment losses.
By Elizabeth Redden, Inside Higher Ed
A roundup of how the coronavirus continues to wreak havoc on higher education.
By Paul Fain, Inside Higher Ed
A growing number of colleges and organizations are seeking to find these students to encourage them to return to college and earn a credential…
The Trump administration calls its final rules on accreditation and state approval of online providers a rightsizing of bureaucracy that protects students. Consumer advocates and Democrats see an unraveling of federal oversight.
By Doug Lederman, Inside Higher Ed
"Most institutions still plan for the 'medium term' -- not fast enough to be agile or future-facing enough to be transformational," a new report states.
By Hari Sreenivasan, Cat Wise
Baltimore has long struggled with poverty, crime, high unemployment and a low public high school graduation rate -- around 70 percent. But one charter school for sixth through twelfth graders is bucking that trend, graduating 95 percent of seniors and…
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