Strong student support is crucial in online shift in education

Strong student support is crucial in online shift in education

Speaking at The PIE’s inaugural webinar, Jonathan Whitehouse of University Bridge shared with delegates that students studying across his network of colleges in the US seemed largely content with the shift in delivery. “I think the University Bridge advisors have been absolutely fantastic because they’re available every day online,” he shared. “They’ll talk to the […]
Exchange organisations unite in support of students in crisis

Exchange organisations unite in support of students in crisis

By the end of March, Alliance members were flagging a looming humanitarian crisis. Exchange visitors typically reside in the US for a short time and work in seasonal jobs while undertaking cultural exchanges. However, as seasonal businesses such as ski resorts...
4 strategies to keep tech support rolling through COVID-19 shutdowns

4 strategies to keep tech support rolling through COVID-19 shutdowns

District information technology teams are being put to the test as school closures due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic force districts and states to pump funds into virtual learning, making 1:1 device programs the primary avenue of instruction for many. Los...