Getting past higher ed’s 2 tracks

Getting past higher ed’s 2 tracks

The coronavirus pandemic is highlighting the vast social inequities in the U.S., and higher education has been no exception. Some students had nowhere else to go when campuses shuttered, or they lacked the space and technology to take classes from home.  Meanwhile, some institutions are struggling to survive, having to confront the incongruity between their […]
Districts see room for growth in principal hiring practices

Districts see room for growth in principal hiring practices

Effective school leadership is now considered a necessary part of improving schools, according to a new RAND Corp. survey of 192 district leaders across the country. Ninety percent of the 175 leaders from districts with at least 10,000 students responded that school...
Embattled Ilaro polytechnic SUG president threatens to commit suicide

Embattled Ilaro polytechnic SUG president threatens to commit suicide

Main Entrance of Federal Polytechnic Ilaro By James Ogunnaike – Abeokuta The embattled Students’ Union Government (SUG) President of the Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro (FPI), Ogun state, Adegboye Emmanuel Olatunji who was arrested by men of the state police command for...
Makinde reverses directives on schools resumption

Makinde reverses directives on schools resumption

Governor Seyi Makinde Ola Ajayi – Ibadan Oyo State Government has rescinded its directive on the resumption of schools in the state. The reversal of the directive was conveyed by the Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force which said it had modified the resumption date for...
EU students lose home fee status from 2021/22

EU students lose home fee status from 2021/22

EU, other EEA and Swiss nationals will no longer be eligible for the same fee status as domestic students, universities minister Michelle Donelan confirmed. “EU, other EEA and Swiss nationals will no longer be eligible for home fee status” “Following our decision to...