Adamu seeks protection of schools, release of students, teachers in captivity

…Reiterates FG’s commitment to safe learning environment Adamu Adamu By Joseph Erunke MINISTER of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu has asked for protection of schools as well as release of students and teachers being held in captivity. This was as he reiterated the federal government’s commitment to safe learning environment, saying government was not only committed […]

CARES Act rule blocked for Massachusetts colleges

Dive Brief: A federal judge in Massachusetts last week blocked the U.S. Department of Education’s interim rule that excludes certain noncitizens and other students from coronavirus aid.  U.S. District Court Judge Leo Sorokin wasn’t persuaded by the...

What’s Next: How will the pandemic change college football?

Editor’s note: In this column, we’re looking ahead at how the coronavirus pandemic could affect higher ed in the long term. Have an idea or question you’d like us to look into? Let us know. Read more of our coverage of how the coronavirus is...

Student engagement remains a challenge in distance learning

Dive Brief: While districts must ensure all students and staff have access to high-speed wireless internet for successful remote learning, maintaining student engagement is also critical and requires collaboration between teachers and school leaders to provide...