As Thanksgiving break nears, colleges prepare to cut students loose

Dive Brief: Colleges across the country are preparing to send students home for Thanksgiving break, but their plans are inconsistent, public health experts say. Many colleges will end in-person instruction before the holiday, though others intend to welcome students back to finish the term and are beginning to set expectations around coming and going from […]

MCBT collaborates with Georgian College on pathway

MCBT students completing 48-week Business Administration Management diploma and Hotel Management programs will be able to receive six course exemptions for select courses when transferring to Georgian College. “Through this pathway agreement we can provide additional...

What do leading K-12 organizations expect from a Biden presidency?

In his victory speech Saturday night, presumptive President-Elect Joe Biden called for national unity. But educators, education organizations and associations and legal experts are far from united in their views on what a Biden presidency might mean for K-12. Although...

State ballot measures’ impacts on K-12 schools

Ballots in the 2020 presidential election also included a variety of state measures that could impact education. “The biggest trend is that a lot of them had to do with raising money for education,” said Damion Pechota, a policy analyst at Education...