Amended Verizon deal expands broadband access in California districts

Dive Brief: An amended agreement between Los Angeles Unified School District and Verizon will expand distance learning access to hundreds of thousands of students in other school districts in California, helping to further close the digital divide, according to a...

Poll: 20% of teachers unlikely to return in fall

Dive Brief: One in five teachers surveyed in an USA Today/Ipsos poll said they will likely not return to the classroom in the fall, USA Today reports.  A majority of the teachers surveyed (83%) said they are struggling to do their job while schools are closed, 76%...

British ed providers in China hit with revenue losses, staff shortages

Around half of the companies surveyed saw a drop in revenue of less than 50%, while 17.24% saw a decrease of 76% or more. “The organisations that suffered the most were those that support schools such as after school activities, tutoring centres, school enrichment,...

CATS announces closure of four Stafford House ELT centres

Due to the coronavirus, lessons moved online on March 23, and they will continue in the same format until the end of July when the majority of current students finish their study programs. “This is a difficult time for the industry” The few remaining students will be...