College leaders call out racial inequities as protests roil the nation

College leaders call out racial inequities as protests roil the nation

Dive Brief: College leaders affirmed the need for continued work to address systemic racial inequity as protests over the death of George Floyd and other racial prejudices roil the country.  Generally, their statements acknowledge several racist acts that gained national attention in recent weeks and the trauma their campuses may be experiencing as a result. […]
Consumer advocates ask FTC to probe income-share company Vemo

Consumer advocates ask FTC to probe income-share company Vemo

Dive Brief: Two consumer advocacy groups filed a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission against income-share company Vemo Education, alleging it understates the repayment costs of its product and overstates that of alternatives in a decision-making tool it...
Remote assessment alternatives can go beyond measuring progress

Remote assessment alternatives can go beyond measuring progress

Dive Brief: Educators may need to change how they assess students during the use of distance learning as a result of coronavirus shutdowns, and those adjustments may include honing in on what students must know and focusing solely on those elements alone, Singapore...
College leaders call out racial inequities as protests roil the nation

Educators call for schools to be ‘safe havens’ against racism

Education leaders and organizations joined others Monday in condemning a Minneapolis police officer’s killing of a black man last week while urging students and community members to refrain from contributing to the wave of violence that continued to spread over the...