State community college leaders say more federal aid is crucial

Dive Brief:  State directors of community colleges that were surveyed recently agree funding from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act helped their states’ students. But most said colleges in their state will need additional federal aid to help stay open in the 2020-21 academic year.  The University of Alabama’s Education Policy Center polled 38 […]

California Community Colleges gets $100M for student aid

  Dive Brief:  California Community Colleges announced Tuesday it is receiving a $100 million gift, the largest in the 116-school system’s history.  The donation, from the Jay Pritzker Foundation, will go toward emergency aid and scholarships for students close to...

UI lecturer composes song to aid teaching, learning of mathematics

A lecturer in the University of Ibadan, Dr Akin Salami, has composed a song, MATMUSIC Project, to simplify the teaching and learning of mathematics and eliminate the dread many pupils have for the subject. At a public presentation of the song on Friday in Ibadan,...

ANAUK: Nigerians schooling in UK seek financial aid

File photo of stranded Nigerians evacuated home. The Association of Nigerian Academics in the UK, ANAUK, has appealed to good-spirited Nigerians to assist in the provision of support for self-sponsored Nigerians in universities in the UK. In a statement by the...