For colleges, insurance against sexual misconduct is becoming harder to get

For colleges, insurance against sexual misconduct is becoming harder to get

Michigan State University had general liability coverage from the same insurance company for nearly two decades. Then it was revealed that one of its sports doctors had sexually abused hundreds of women and that top administrators knew of and mishandled complaints about his behavior.  After more than $500 million in settlements and fines and a […]
Support builds for test-optional college admissions amid coronavirus

Support builds for test-optional college admissions amid coronavirus

Dive Brief: Student Voice, a student-centric nonprofit that seeks equity in education, is calling on all colleges to suspend admissions test requirements because of the coronavirus pandemic. The group launched a petition in late March calling on institutions to adopt...
Educators can adjust online classes to fit learning styles

Educators can adjust online classes to fit learning styles

Dive Brief: Educators must balance many learning preferences as students adjust to online learning, which will be a good fit for some and difficult for others, District Administration reports. Some students will struggle with change and others will have a hard time...