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Samsung has launched its 12th-annual Solve for Tomorrow contest, which will award $2 million in technology and supplies to classrooms across the United States.
Student device monitoring disproportionately affects kids who cannot afford their own devices and, according to a new report, poses threats to student privacy (such as LGBTQI+ students who might be "outed") and creates a significant chilling effect on student expression.
Even as Congressional Democrats nail down the details of the "Build Back Better Act," $3.5 trillion legislation that includes, among other measures, free community college, a new survey found that the ongoing price tag of higher education is the biggest driver for people as they're making up their minds about whether or not to attend college.
With 39 percent of college and university students reporting moderate to mild depression last fall, according to the Healthy Minds Study of more than 32,000 higher-ed students, campus mental health services are more critical than ever--and telehealth can meet that growing need. The post 4 resources for campus telehealth appeared first on eCampus News.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, Sept. 20, 2021 — Accelerator at WGU Labs, an affiliate of online nonprofit Western Governors University, ... Read more The post WGU Labs Invests in Developer of Digital Learning Tools and Support appeared first on eCampus News.
NEW YORK (September 20, 2021) – The Council for Aid to Education, Inc. (CAE), a nonprofit developer of performance-based and custom ... Read more The post CAE and Texas A&M University’s Business School Announce Partnership To Improve Student Outcomes appeared first on eCampus News.
September 16, 2021 – Tysons, VA – Higher Digital, the leader in digital transformation for higher education, enhanced its (SEA)results® ... Read more The post Higher Digital Launches New Technical Debt Assessment Tool appeared first on eCampus News.
The K–12 education system needs to change. This sentence has been uttered for centuries, and millions of educators and billions of dollars have attempted to make this change. But why haven’t these efforts resulted in significant change? Why have we read every year for the past century that “the K–12 education system is in crisis?”
The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, racial injustice, and social unrest are disproportionately felt by marginalized students. These communities are more vulnerable in emergencies, and higher education institutions need to support them appropriately to ensure no one is overlooked. The post How is your campus supporting marginalized students? appeared first on eCampus News.
A new collaboration between the Hope Center for College, Community, and Justice and nonprofit JFF is setting out to address student basic needs and expand emergency student aid in 52 community colleges across five states.