Kaplan and National Geographic Learning launch student anthology

Kaplan and National Geographic Learning launch student anthology

The Your Path, Your Way collection features original writing and photography from winners of a jointly run competition. “[The competition] gives students an opportunity to boost their transferable and employability skills” International students wrote on themes of becoming independent, new friendships, missing family, mental health and impressions of the UK, and used four National Geographic photographs to […]
Rapid switch to online learning created cybersecurity risks

Rapid switch to online learning created cybersecurity risks

Dive Brief: The shift to online learning presents cybercriminals with new opportunities to attack, as technology becomes more vulnerable when used in less-secure environments, according to EdTech: Focus on K-12. Informational technology leaders cited cybersecurity as...
Report calls for increased civics focus with hands-on learning

Report calls for increased civics focus with hands-on learning

Dive Brief: In a new report titled “Our Common Purpose: Reinventing American Democracy for the 21st Century,” the American Academy of Arts and Sciences recommends investing in civics education for all ages and all communities in K-12.  Specifically, it points to...
Surge in number of people learning German globally

Surge in number of people learning German globally

The survey conducted by the Federal Foreign Office in cooperation with the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), the Goethe Institut, Deutsche Welle and the Zentralstelle für das Auslandsschulwesen (ZfA) found that people in neighbouring European countries account...