Study: More than half of students lost 39% of year’s learning over summer

Study: More than half of students lost 39% of year’s learning over summer

Dive Brief: A study published this week in American Education Research Journal, following students in grades 1 through 6 over five summers, shows 52% of students lost an average of 39% of their total school year gains during the summer months. The study used data from Northwest Evaluation Association that included 200 million test scores for 18 million […]
Cornell Uni announces Study Away scheme for international students

Cornell Uni announces Study Away scheme for international students

Under the scheme, eligible international students live and study at a local campus in their home country or region and will take a mix of online and in-person classes. “The goal of Study Away is to provide international students with a local Cornell community” The...
Student peers help quell fears around online study

Student peers help quell fears around online study

Speaking during a recent PIE webinar, panellists shared their experiences regarding emerging approaches to student engagement during Covid-19, with peers being utilised as a meaningful way to help deliver some certainty and reassurance to overseas students. “In March,...