‘We’re not turning anyone away’: How some districts are feeding students during coronavirus outbreak

‘We’re not turning anyone away’: How some districts are feeding students during coronavirus outbreak

Adilene Torres usually spends her days overseeing after-school programs in the central and eastern regions of the Los Angeles Unified School District. But now, amid the ongoing novel coronavirus pandemic, she’s helping to coordinate meal distribution at Narbonne High School in the Harbor City community — one of 60 “grab-and-go” meal sites operating throughout the nation’s […]
MOOC providers offer some free course access amid coronavirus outbreak

MOOC providers offer some free course access amid coronavirus outbreak

Dive Brief: Two large MOOC providers are opening access to their course catalogs to help colleges that are moving instruction online in response to the coronavirus pandemic.  Coursera announced Thursday it is temporarily waiving fees for colleges to use Coursera for...
How one university is teaching through the coronavirus outbreak

How one university is teaching through the coronavirus outbreak

In the last month, the coronavirus has swept through China, sickening tens of thousands of people and shutting down entire cities as well as some travel to and from the region. Although the outbreak has affected a limited number of people outside of China, its impact...