How 2- and 4-year colleges can boost spring enrollment

Dive Brief:  Two- and four-year colleges can use several tactics to help grow their spring enrollment, higher education experts say.  Community colleges should increase marketing and emphasize their flexible class times, while four-year schools can remove enrollment...

Colleges scrap spring break to limit coronavirus spread

Dive Brief: As colleges look ahead to the spring term, several are announcing they intend to cancel spring break.  The decisions continue a trend of institutions adjusting their academic calendars to reduce travel to and from campus.  And they come as schools offer...

With fall off to a sputtering start, colleges look ahead to spring

Dive Brief: As the fall term gets underway, several colleges have released plans for opening campuses and teaching classes this spring.  The schools making announcements, which include the University of Connecticut and Pennsylvania State University, are largely...

Research: Most ed tech PD in spring was informal, teacher-initiated

Dive Brief: According to a survey from the University of Virginia and the EdTech Evidence Exchange, only 27% of teachers report receiving professional development for technology-based remote instruction in spring 2020, saying they relied on informal and self-initiated...