Will fall bring more campus closures as coronavirus cases climb?

Dive Brief: The coronavirus has followed students back to campus, with several colleges that reopened their grounds reporting case counts in the hundreds or more.  Some of those institutions have asked students to leave campus, while others have kept learners in place but shifted to remote instruction. Temporarily taking classes online gives colleges the chance […]

Schools shifted chronic absenteeism strategies amid closures

Dive Brief: According to the U.S. Department of Education, 16% of all students, or more than 7 million, were chronically absent in the 2015-16 school year, EdSurge reports, noting that while the federal government is waiving participation rate as an achievement...