Trump signs coronavirus stimulus package, but higher ed leaders say it shortchanges sector

UPDATE: March 27, 2020: President Donald Trump signed a $2.2 trillion emergency aid package Friday afternoon meant to blunt the economic fallout from the coronavirus​. The U.S. House of Representatives passed the measure earlier that day. Dive Brief: The U.S. Senate passed the package late Wednesday, but higher education leaders say the roughly $14 billion it gives the […]

FBI: Online learning raises risks of sexual exploitation

Dive Brief: As novel coronavirus closures force more schools to wade into the world of online learning, the FBI is warning educators and families to beware of online sexual exploitation, and urges parents and educators to teach students about the risks and the...

COVID-19 “tsunami” forces The English Studio closure

English language school BLC in Bristol has also become a victim of the virus, English UK has confirmed. English Studio was owned by Ireland-based Kinlay Group, which also owned and operated travel firm USIT Ireland – which is also going into administration. “We have...