COVID-19 and Higher Education: Interview with Bowen Xu

Letitia Denham

UNESCO estimates that over 1.5 billion students in 165 countries are out of school due to COVID-19. The pandemic has forced the global academic community to explore new ways of teaching and learning, including distance and online education. This has proven challenging for both students and educators, who have to deal with the emotional, physical and economic difficulties posed by the illness while doing their part to help curb the

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Higher Education Leaders Team Up to Reimagine Online Pedagogy

Letitia Denham

CHICAGO, Nov. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — A new coalition of former college presidents and higher education experts, announced today, will help colleges and universities more effectively use technology to spark students’ intrinsic curiosity and improve academic outcomes. Convened by the pioneering inquiry-based engagement platform Packback, the initiative, known as the Academic Innovation Board, will surface new ideas and best practices for institutions and faculty as the COVID-19 pandemic accelerates

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Higher Education Market by Product (Hardware and Software) and Geography (APAC, Europe, MEA, North America, and South America) – Global Forecast to 2024

Letitia Denham

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The higher education market is poised to grow by USD 37.82 billion during 2020-2024, decelerating at a CAGR of over 12% during the forecast period.

Technavio suggests three forecast scenarios (optimistic, probable, and pessimistic) considering the impact of COVID-19. Download Free Sample Report on COVID-19 Recovery Analysis

The report on the higher education market provides a holistic update, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges,

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National Education Policy 2020 – Renewed Role for Higher Educational Institutions in Bharat

Letitia Denham

PONDICHERRY, India, Oct. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Written by Dr. R P Raya, Vice President – Bhartiya Shikshan Mandal (BSM) (http://bsmbharat.org) & Professor (Retd) – Pondicherry University (www.profraya.in)*

National Education Policy 2020’s approval in the midst of an unprecedented pandemic demonstrates polity’s commitment to embrace transformation that is meaningful to society. NEP 2020 is a culmination of efforts of various Ministers at the helm as well as officials and

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Block-Education Sets Out On The Path of Introducing Blockchain in Curriculums of Higher Education

Letitia Denham

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Paris, France, Oct. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Education about blockchain technology is necessary to create the professionals of tomorrow, and being a leader in the industry Block-Education is now taking some crucial steps in that direction. The French blockchain education company has now decided to join hands with various business schools and universities for developing blockchain education programs and courses that can help

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Higher Education Should Reverse Structural Racism

Letitia Denham

Our institution, the University of Maryland at Baltimore County, has made enormous progress on the crisis in student success. In the 1980s, UMBC had a six-year graduation rate for all freshmen of just more than 30 percent, and for Black freshmen, the rate was 10 percentage points lower. Through a range of interventions, we have increased our six-year graduation rate to 70 percent overall, not including the 10 percent who

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