Racially homogenous classes partner to develop empathy

Racially homogenous classes partner to develop empathy

Dive Brief: An all-black class in urban Memphis, Tennessee, partnered with an all-white class in a rural part of New Jersey so students from different races and cultures could get to know each other and become friends, Melissa Collins, the 2nd grade teacher who spearheaded the project, writes for Edutopia. Collins, who is African American, grew up in […]
Opera, Worldreader partner to deliver free ebooks for students

Opera, Worldreader partner to deliver free ebooks for students

Opera and international nonprofit organization, Worldreader, are expanding access to ebooks for children and students via the Opera Mini browser in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak. Starting this week, Worldreader will offer a new selection of ebooks to Opera...
Wake Forest, Kaplan partner on financial services certifications

Wake Forest, Kaplan partner on financial services certifications

Dive Brief: Wake Forest University will open a center for financial services and technology education in Charlotte, North Carolina, a growing fintech hub.  The program, developed in partnership with Kaplan, is designed for working professionals and will offer...