IC3 Institute to train Indian women who have lost breadwinners

As part of the scheme the women will be trained as career counsellors and connected with full-time employment opportunities within IC3’s global network of high schools.  “While there has been a lot of international and domestic support for immediate relief measures,...

2U acquires education marketplace edX for $800m

As part of the deal, 2U will acquire all of edX’s assets for $800m in cash. It is expected that 2U and edX will now be able to reach over 50 million learners globally, serve more than 230 partners, and offer over 3,500 digital programs. “We believe we can fully...

Stakeholders call for clear comms on US uni vaccine rules for students

A database from The Chronicle of Higher Education has shown that more than 500 US colleges and universities will require students to get a coronavirus vaccine before the start of the fall term. “Theoretically every university, depending on the politics of the local...

Demand for affordable international schools increasing

“There is evermore interest from local families selecting an international school in their neighbourhood in preference to a local state or independent school, growth of expatriate families originating from a wide range of countries, declining benefits packages that...