Ed Dept issues guidance on Clery Act reporting amid coronavirus

Ed Dept issues guidance on Clery Act reporting amid coronavirus

Dive Brief:  Colleges do not have to give ongoing updates about the coronavirus pandemic or proactively track down cases within their campus community to comply with the Clery Act, the U.S. Department of Education said in guidance issued last week.  To satisfy the Clery Act, institutions should notify students and employees about COVID-19, the respiratory illness […]
Colleges flock to online proctors, but equity concerns remain

Colleges flock to online proctors, but equity concerns remain

As the coronavirus pandemic grips the country, a few services have emerged as critical for colleges. Teleconferencing networks help instructors connect with their classes. Learning management systems provide a repository for course materials. And online proctoring...
Survey: Female students still lack confidence in math, science

Survey: Female students still lack confidence in math, science

Dive Brief: More male students favor math and have more confidence in the subject matter than their female counterparts, according to a survey by the Society for Industrial Applied Mathematics.  The results show 76% of male students describe their participation in...