Coronavirus has some students’ college decisions in flux, report finds

Coronavirus has some students’ college decisions in flux, report finds

Dive Brief: One in five high school students responding to a recent survey said they will likely not attend college next year because of the coronavirus. A slightly smaller share said the situation may cause them to attend a different college than they planned. The survey, conducted by consulting firm SimpsonScarborough, looks at how the […]
Ed Dept to distribute $6B in coronavirus stimulus funding to colleges

Ed Dept to distribute $6B in coronavirus stimulus funding to colleges

Dive Brief: The U.S. Department of Education intends to immediately distribute about $6 billion in coronavirus relief funding to colleges, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said Thursday.  Institutions must use this money to provide emergency grants to students who have...
Are Nigerian varsities ready to go virtual?

Are Nigerian varsities ready to go virtual?

By Elizabeth Osayande Mallam Adamu Adamu, the Minister of Education FOLLOWING the directive of the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, that tertiary institutions across the country should resume lectures by going virtual in order to cushion the effects of the...