17,584 fewer int’l student enrolments for K-12 schools

The online survey was launched in late September 2020, to find out how the pandemic had affected CAPS-I members’ fall 2020 international students programs and enrolment.  “We’ve gone from about forty five fifty thousand international students to fifteen thousand this fall” As of October 26, 104 members across all 10 of Canada’s provinces had responded […]

International engagement on Aussie schools’ agenda

Funded by the federal government, the comprehensive kit is described as a “map for schools to take a deep dive into global engagement”, with guidance on curriculum and pedagogy, suggested activities, case studies, and stories of what schools are already doing to...

State ballot measures’ impacts on K-12 schools

Ballots in the 2020 presidential election also included a variety of state measures that could impact education. “The biggest trend is that a lot of them had to do with raising money for education,” said Damion Pechota, a policy analyst at Education...

Osun govt warns schools against sales of uniform

Gov Oyetola Gboyega of Osun State By Shina Abubakar – Osogbo Osun State Government has warned primary and Secondary Schools not to sell or distribute uniforms to students in their domain as the reversal to old uniforms is set to take effect from the  2020/2021...

How Oregon schools used a $19M grant to upgrade energy efficiency

Dive Brief: The Energy Trust of Oregon provided $19 million to schools for energy efficiency projects that include lighting, ventilation, insulation and other issues, District Administration reports. So far, the projects backed by the organization have saved schools...