Survey: Students relatively positive on distance learning, but obstacles remain

Dive Brief: A new YouthTruth survey of 20,000 students in grades 5-12 across 166 schools in nine states finds that while students largely feel school logistics ran fairly well during coronavirus-related closures, they don’t feel remote learning provided academic gains. Black and Latinx students reported having more obstacles to learning than their peers of other races […]

Australia offers Hong Kong intl students path to permanent residency

An estimated 10,000 Hong Kongers in Australia – including temporary skilled workers – will be eligible for residency programs, as well as 2,500 that are overseas and 1,250 in the process of applying for visas. Those already in the country on temporary graduate visas...