Pitting mental health against safety, national leaders point to SEL in school reopening debate

Pitting mental health against safety, national leaders point to SEL in school reopening debate

The national debate over reopening schools for in-person instruction is taking a new turn: The uptick in students’ mental health needs during closures and whether schools are equipped to support this influx.  “We want to reopen the schools,” President Donald Trump said during a White House school reopening roundtable Tuesday. “It’s time to do it.”  Shortly […]
UP Education partners with safety specialist Sonder

UP Education partners with safety specialist Sonder

UP Education students have access to Sonder’s services, including its 24/7 assistance, safety alerts and tracking function. “New Zealand is known as a great place to study, and we attract high-quality students from around the world,” explained UP Education chief...
“safety first” say European educators on US travel ban

“safety first” say European educators on US travel ban

According to the US administration, as of March 9, the Schengen Area had “exported” 201 COVID-19 cases to 53 countries. Limiting the restrictions to the Schengen Area allows some notable exceptions across Europe, including the UK, Croatia, Cyprus, Ireland, Turkey, and...