2U, Netflix partner to bring tuition-free boot camps to HBCU

Dive Brief:  2U is teaming up with Netflix to launch three tuition-free technology boot camps for students and recent alumni of Norfolk State University, a historically Black institution in Virginia.  Up to 130 people will be able to enroll in the 16-week, fully online programs, which begin in January. They will also receive one-on-one mentorships […]

COVID-19 could change how professional programs teach online

Editor’s note: This article is part of a package of stories examining the impact of COVID-19 on the business of online learning for colleges. Read more here. American higher education’s unexpected and rapid transition online this spring didn’t just...

NECO suspends ongoing examination indefinitely

By Joseph Erunke, Abuja The National Examinations Council, NECO, announced Sunday, that it has suspended its ongoing internal Senior Secondary Schools Certificate Examinations, SSCE, indefinitely. The council, in a statement by its Head, Information and Public...