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Virus forced schools online, but many students didn't follow

During the first week that her San Diego public school was shuttered to slow the spread of the coronavirus, not one of Elise Samaniego's students logged on to [...] Read full article: Virus forced schools online, but many st...→

Virus forced schools online, but many students didn't follow

During the first week that her San Diego public school was shuttered to slow the spread of the coronavirus, not one of Elise Samaniego's students logged on to [...] Read full article: Virus forced schools online, but many st...→

Houses of worship gain audience by going online during virus

On a rainy evening in St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis delivered a special blessing, asking God for help against the coronavirus.... The square in Vatican City [...] Read full article: Houses of worship gain audience by going...→

Saturday classes? Schools mull ways to make up students' lost time

Saturday classes? Schools mull ways to make up students' lost time

When students return to school after a lengthy pandemic-induced absence, the consensus is they will have lost significant academic ground. Read full article: Saturday classes? Schools mull ways to m...→

Indiana U. Professor: Online Education Is Awkward and Ineffective for College Students

Indiana U. Professor: Online Education Is Awkward and Ineffective for College Students

Lauren MacLean, the chair of the political science department at Indiana University, Bloomington, argued in an op-ed published on Sunday that students will fac [...] Read full article: Indiana U. Professor: Online Education I...→

A majority of students in Denver and Jeffco are engaging in online learning, districts say

A majority of students in Denver and Jeffco are engaging in online learning, districts say

Most students in Colorado’s two largest school districts are participating in remote learning, according to data from the districts. But statewide, it’s harder [...] Read full article: A majority of students in Denver and Jef...→

Keeping Homebound High School Students Learning with Online tutoring

Keeping Homebound High School Students Learning with Online tutoring

Parents, you and your teens probably never envisioned what is happening right now: learning remotely on the computer while isolated from classmates and teacher [...] Read full article: Keeping Homebound High School Students L...→

Incoming students in Montgomery Co. schools need up-to-date vaccinations | WTOP

Are your kid’s shots up to date? If not, Montgomery County, Maryland, parents have two weeks to get them done. Read full article: Incoming students in Montgomery Co. scho...→

College students file lawsuits seeking refund from schools moved online during coronavirus lockdowns

College students file lawsuits seeking refund from schools moved online during coronavirus lockdowns

Students at more than 25 U.S. universities who have been sent home to learn online during the coronavirus pandemic are filing lawsuits against their schools, c [...] Read full article: College students file lawsuits seeking r...→

US Virus Updates: Senate Re-Opens; College Students Seek Refunds

US Virus Updates: Senate Re-Opens; College Students Seek Refunds

State officials continued to exercise their authority in responding to the coronavirus pandemic over the weekend as some moved to reopen their economies while [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Senate Re-Opens; Colle...→

Tampa academy offers online lessons for students who want to learn how to play an instrument

Tampa academy offers online lessons for students who want to learn how to play an instrument

Nearly 600 students learn how to play an instrument by taking online lessons during the COVID-19 pandemic. Tampa Fine Arts Academy offers lessons to students. Read full article: Tampa academy offers online lessons for ...→

NYC Schools Will Give Zero Fs To Students This Semester

NYC Schools Will Give Zero Fs To Students This Semester

"We have to recognize that some kids are having a tougher time because of the crisis, emotionally and academically. We have to help them catch up." Read full article: NYC Schools Will Give Zero Fs To Student...→

Dutch students complete Atlantic crossing forced by coronavirus

Dutch students complete Atlantic crossing forced by coronavirus

HARLINGEN, Netherlands — Greeted by relieved parents, pet dogs, flares and a cloud of orange smoke, a group of 25 Dutch high school students with very little s [...] Read full article: Dutch students complete Atlantic crossin...→

How to follow the 2020 NFL Draft on TV and online over the next three days

How to follow the 2020 NFL Draft on TV and online over the next three days

The 2020 NFL Draft will differ from years past, with the league forced to hold the process remotely because of the novel coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: How to follow the 2020 NFL Draft on TV a...→

Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Bay Area Students, Teachers Struggle With Remote Online Learning

Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Bay Area Students, Teachers Struggle With Remote Online Learning

Schools are shuttered for the remainder of this academic year in the San Francisco Bay Area, but are the kids getting the education they need to move up to the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Bay Ar...→

Twin Cities schools report widespread online-attendance absences as students start learning from home

Twin Cities schools report widespread online-attendance absences as students start learning from home

Minnesota’s transition to distance learning has left out tens of thousands of K-12 students and threatens to expand the state’s already wide gaps in achievemen [...] Read full article: Twin Cities schools report widespread on...→

Marin team tests virus safeguards for schools

Marin team tests virus safeguards for schools

A task force has started vetting safety procedures at three campuses and the county education office. Read full article: Marin team tests virus safeguards for sc...→

Historically black colleges work to help students amid virus

Ja’nayla Johnson worked hard in high school with the dream of being the first in her family to graduate from college, but she started to doubt herself as sever [...] Read full article: Historically black colleges work to help...→

Patriots' McCourty Twins Secure Chromebooks For Local Students Forced To Learn Remotely

Patriots' McCourty Twins Secure Chromebooks For Local Students Forced To Learn Remotely

The McCourty twins, Jason and Devin, may have won Super Bowls as members of the New England Patriots, but their home is here in the Tri-State Area. Read full article: Patriots' McCourty Twins Secure Chromebo...→

Virus drives new demand for Talkspace's online therapy

Virus drives new demand for Talkspace's online therapy

Coronavirus worries are driving up stress levels for Americans— and new business for online therapy companies Read full article: Virus drives new demand for Talkspace's ...→

While most schools remain closed, Montana reopens classrooms for some students

While most schools remain closed, Montana reopens classrooms for some students

It’s back to school for some rural communities in Montana, even though the official school year is almost over.  Read full article: While most schools remain closed, Montan...→

Top Illinois schools official says fall could start with remote learning, students attending on different days

Top Illinois schools official says fall could start with remote learning, students attending on different days

Offering a range of possibilities, the state superintendent for education said fall schooling will depend on public health conditions. Read full article: Top Illinois schools official says fall ...→

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

The school district updated its learning plan to give more guidance for students and teachers about attendance, assignments, grading, and scheduling, Mayor Mar [...] Read full article: All Boston Public Schools students to ad...→

Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Mayor Marty Walsh said no students in Boston will be forced to repeat their grade level due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be ...→

Unimpressed by Online Classes, College Students Seek Refunds

Unimpressed by Online Classes, College Students Seek Refunds

Students at more than 25 universities are filing lawsuits demanding tuition refunds from their schools after finding that the online classes they’re being offe [...] Read full article: Unimpressed by Online Classes, College S...→

Elite Prep Schools, Set Back by Virus, Face a Quandary on Federal Aid

Elite Prep Schools, Set Back by Virus, Face a Quandary on Federal Aid

The loans were meant as a payroll lifeline for small businesses. Many of the schools had endowments in the tens of millions. Their administrators grappled with [...] Read full article: Elite Prep Schools, Set Back by Virus, F...→

NYC Still Racing To Get Thousands Of Devices To Students, Five Weeks Into Online Learning

NYC Still Racing To Get Thousands Of Devices To Students, Five Weeks Into Online Learning

Many students have gone weeks without consistent access to schoolwork and have slipped further behind their peers. Even families who are now getting devices mi [...] Read full article: NYC Still Racing To Get Thousands Of Dev...→

Hillsborough County Schools starts 'meal tracker' after parents attempted to sell food online

Hillsborough County Schools starts 'meal tracker' after parents attempted to sell food online

New rules are starting at grab-and-go meal distribution sites across Hillsborough County. The announcement comes after school officials say people took more th [...] Read full article: Hillsborough County Schools starts 'meal...→

Uncovering A San Diego Porn Scheme: Deception, Humiliation Follow Online Ads

Uncovering A San Diego Porn Scheme: Deception, Humiliation Follow Online Ads

Nearly two dozen women say what started with a response to a modeling ad on Craigslist ended with videos of them having sex posted to some of the most popular [...] Read full article: Uncovering A San Diego Porn Scheme: Dece...→

Online service connects students with virtual tutors during stay-at-home order

An online service is helping New York City students keep up with their studies while they’re out of the classroom due to the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Online service connects students with vi...→

Colorado schools plan for students to retrieve belongings left behind when pandemic hit

Colorado schools plan for students to retrieve belongings left behind when pandemic hit

Some schools will have staff bag students’ belongings, while others will allow students to go into school buildings to retrieve their own belongings. Read full article: Colorado schools plan for students to re...→

Opinion: Charters Are Pivoting to Online Education Better than Traditional Schools - Times of San Diego

Charter schools are leading the way in meeting the challenge of distance learning during the coronavirus pandemic. It's a model for the future of educaiton. Read full article: Opinion: Charters Are Pivoting to Online...→

Guidance for reopening Md. schools could see combination of online, on-site learning | WTOP

When students come back to school in Maryland, it could be a new and different experience than the one they left behind before the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Guidance for reopening Md. schools could...→

Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi paywalls so students can learn online amid coronavirus pandemic

Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi paywalls so students can learn online amid coronavirus pandemic

Comcast faced pressure Thursday from Democrats urging the telecommunications giant to expand internet access to children disconnected because of the novel coro [...] Read full article: Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi payw...→

Coronavirus pandemic underscores Africa's digital divide as schools move online

Coronavirus pandemic underscores Africa's digital divide as schools move online

As lockdowns force millions of young people to adapt to online learning, access to the internet has become one of the biggest challenges in the world's poorer [...] Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic underscores Africa'...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northwest English Teacher Creates Video To Prepare Students For Online Learning

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northwest English Teacher Creates Video To Prepare Students For Online Learning

An English teacher in the city's East Germantown neighborhood is getting creative in an effort to prepare her students for the change.  Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northw...→

Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia Schools Begin New Phase Of Online Teaching Called Planned Instruction

Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia Schools Begin New Phase Of Online Teaching Called Planned Instruction

With six weeks left in a school year turned upside down by the novel coronavirus, Philadelphia is moving into a new phase of online learning never tried before [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia Schools...→

Think Twice, Mnuchin Tells Prep Schools Seeking Virus Loans

Think Twice, Mnuchin Tells Prep Schools Seeking Virus Loans

The treasury secretary ordered elite schools with “significant endowments” to return loans intended to help small businesses pay employees during the coronavir [...] Read full article: Think Twice, Mnuchin Tells Prep Schools ...→

Online digital workshop gives students opportunity to learn from some of Broadway’s best

Online digital workshop gives students opportunity to learn from some of Broadway’s best

With the curtain temporarily closed on Broadway, performers - both established and in-the-making - are finding a new way to connect. Read full article: Online digital workshop gives students o...→

How to follow the second and third round of 2020 NFL Draft on TV and online

How to follow the second and third round of 2020 NFL Draft on TV and online

The second round of the 2020 Draft gets underway at 7 p.m. ET on Friday, with the Cincinnati Bengals picking first again. Read full article: How to follow the second and third round...→

How to reach students without internet access at home? Schools get creative

How to reach students without internet access at home? Schools get creative

As the coronavirus crisis worsens the impact of the digital divide, schools must rely on offline instruction to reach students. Read full article: How to reach students without internet a...→

Boston Public Schools Offers To Deliver Food To Students During Closure

Boston Public Schools Offers To Deliver Food To Students During Closure

In order to get food to children even easier, Boston Public Schools has set up food delivery routes for bus drivers.  Read full article: Boston Public Schools Offers To Deliver ...→

Historically black colleges work to help students amid virus

Ja’nayla Johnson worked hard in high school with the dream of being the first in her family to graduate from college, but she started to doubt herself as sever [...] Read full article: Historically black colleges work to help...→

Saturday classes? Schools mull ways to make up students' lost time

Saturday classes? Schools mull ways to make up students' lost time

When students return to school after a lengthy pandemic-induced absence, the consensus is they will have lost significant academic ground. Read full article: Saturday classes? Schools mull ways to m...→

Opinion: Charters Are Pivoting to Online Education Better than Traditional Schools - Times of San Diego

Charter schools are leading the way in meeting the challenge of distance learning during the coronavirus pandemic. It's a model for the future of educaiton. Read full article: Opinion: Charters Are Pivoting to Online...→

Virus drives new demand for Talkspace's online therapy

Virus drives new demand for Talkspace's online therapy

Coronavirus worries are driving up stress levels for Americans— and new business for online therapy companies Read full article: Virus drives new demand for Talkspace's ...→

A majority of students in Denver and Jeffco are engaging in online learning, districts say

A majority of students in Denver and Jeffco are engaging in online learning, districts say

Most students in Colorado’s two largest school districts are participating in remote learning, according to data from the districts. But statewide, it’s harder [...] Read full article: A majority of students in Denver and Jef...→

Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi paywalls so students can learn online amid coronavirus pandemic

Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi paywalls so students can learn online amid coronavirus pandemic

Comcast faced pressure Thursday from Democrats urging the telecommunications giant to expand internet access to children disconnected because of the novel coro [...] Read full article: Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi payw...→

Top Illinois schools official says fall could start with remote learning, students attending on different days

Top Illinois schools official says fall could start with remote learning, students attending on different days

Offering a range of possibilities, the state superintendent for education said fall schooling will depend on public health conditions. Read full article: Top Illinois schools official says fall ...→

Incoming students in Montgomery Co. schools need up-to-date vaccinations | WTOP

Are your kid’s shots up to date? If not, Montgomery County, Maryland, parents have two weeks to get them done. Read full article: Incoming students in Montgomery Co. scho...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northwest English Teacher Creates Video To Prepare Students For Online Learning

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northwest English Teacher Creates Video To Prepare Students For Online Learning

An English teacher in the city's East Germantown neighborhood is getting creative in an effort to prepare her students for the change.  Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northw...→

Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Mayor Marty Walsh said no students in Boston will be forced to repeat their grade level due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be ...→

US Virus Updates: Senate Re-Opens; College Students Seek Refunds

US Virus Updates: Senate Re-Opens; College Students Seek Refunds

State officials continued to exercise their authority in responding to the coronavirus pandemic over the weekend as some moved to reopen their economies while [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Senate Re-Opens; Colle...→

Think Twice, Mnuchin Tells Prep Schools Seeking Virus Loans

Think Twice, Mnuchin Tells Prep Schools Seeking Virus Loans

The treasury secretary ordered elite schools with “significant endowments” to return loans intended to help small businesses pay employees during the coronavir [...] Read full article: Think Twice, Mnuchin Tells Prep Schools ...→

Elite Prep Schools, Set Back by Virus, Face a Quandary on Federal Aid

Elite Prep Schools, Set Back by Virus, Face a Quandary on Federal Aid

The loans were meant as a payroll lifeline for small businesses. Many of the schools had endowments in the tens of millions. Their administrators grappled with [...] Read full article: Elite Prep Schools, Set Back by Virus, F...→

NYC Schools Will Give Zero Fs To Students This Semester

NYC Schools Will Give Zero Fs To Students This Semester

"We have to recognize that some kids are having a tougher time because of the crisis, emotionally and academically. We have to help them catch up." Read full article: NYC Schools Will Give Zero Fs To Student...→

Online digital workshop gives students opportunity to learn from some of Broadway’s best

Online digital workshop gives students opportunity to learn from some of Broadway’s best

With the curtain temporarily closed on Broadway, performers - both established and in-the-making - are finding a new way to connect. Read full article: Online digital workshop gives students o...→

NYC Still Racing To Get Thousands Of Devices To Students, Five Weeks Into Online Learning

NYC Still Racing To Get Thousands Of Devices To Students, Five Weeks Into Online Learning

Many students have gone weeks without consistent access to schoolwork and have slipped further behind their peers. Even families who are now getting devices mi [...] Read full article: NYC Still Racing To Get Thousands Of Dev...→

How to follow the 2020 NFL Draft on TV and online over the next three days

How to follow the 2020 NFL Draft on TV and online over the next three days

The 2020 NFL Draft will differ from years past, with the league forced to hold the process remotely because of the novel coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: How to follow the 2020 NFL Draft on TV a...→

Uncovering A San Diego Porn Scheme: Deception, Humiliation Follow Online Ads

Uncovering A San Diego Porn Scheme: Deception, Humiliation Follow Online Ads

Nearly two dozen women say what started with a response to a modeling ad on Craigslist ended with videos of them having sex posted to some of the most popular [...] Read full article: Uncovering A San Diego Porn Scheme: Dece...→

Twin Cities schools report widespread online-attendance absences as students start learning from home

Twin Cities schools report widespread online-attendance absences as students start learning from home

Minnesota’s transition to distance learning has left out tens of thousands of K-12 students and threatens to expand the state’s already wide gaps in achievemen [...] Read full article: Twin Cities schools report widespread on...→

Boston Public Schools Offers To Deliver Food To Students During Closure

Boston Public Schools Offers To Deliver Food To Students During Closure

In order to get food to children even easier, Boston Public Schools has set up food delivery routes for bus drivers.  Read full article: Boston Public Schools Offers To Deliver ...→

Marin team tests virus safeguards for schools

Marin team tests virus safeguards for schools

A task force has started vetting safety procedures at three campuses and the county education office. Read full article: Marin team tests virus safeguards for sc...→

Houses of worship gain audience by going online during virus

On a rainy evening in St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis delivered a special blessing, asking God for help against the coronavirus.... The square in Vatican City [...] Read full article: Houses of worship gain audience by going...→

Colorado schools plan for students to retrieve belongings left behind when pandemic hit

Colorado schools plan for students to retrieve belongings left behind when pandemic hit

Some schools will have staff bag students’ belongings, while others will allow students to go into school buildings to retrieve their own belongings. Read full article: Colorado schools plan for students to re...→

Patriots' McCourty Twins Secure Chromebooks For Local Students Forced To Learn Remotely

Patriots' McCourty Twins Secure Chromebooks For Local Students Forced To Learn Remotely

The McCourty twins, Jason and Devin, may have won Super Bowls as members of the New England Patriots, but their home is here in the Tri-State Area. Read full article: Patriots' McCourty Twins Secure Chromebo...→

Indiana U. Professor: Online Education Is Awkward and Ineffective for College Students

Indiana U. Professor: Online Education Is Awkward and Ineffective for College Students

Lauren MacLean, the chair of the political science department at Indiana University, Bloomington, argued in an op-ed published on Sunday that students will fac [...] Read full article: Indiana U. Professor: Online Education I...→

Guidance for reopening Md. schools could see combination of online, on-site learning | WTOP

When students come back to school in Maryland, it could be a new and different experience than the one they left behind before the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Guidance for reopening Md. schools could...→

While most schools remain closed, Montana reopens classrooms for some students

While most schools remain closed, Montana reopens classrooms for some students

It’s back to school for some rural communities in Montana, even though the official school year is almost over.  Read full article: While most schools remain closed, Montan...→

Keeping Homebound High School Students Learning with Online tutoring

Keeping Homebound High School Students Learning with Online tutoring

Parents, you and your teens probably never envisioned what is happening right now: learning remotely on the computer while isolated from classmates and teacher [...] Read full article: Keeping Homebound High School Students L...→

Coronavirus pandemic underscores Africa's digital divide as schools move online

Coronavirus pandemic underscores Africa's digital divide as schools move online

As lockdowns force millions of young people to adapt to online learning, access to the internet has become one of the biggest challenges in the world's poorer [...] Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic underscores Africa'...→

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

The school district updated its learning plan to give more guidance for students and teachers about attendance, assignments, grading, and scheduling, Mayor Mar [...] Read full article: All Boston Public Schools students to ad...→

College students file lawsuits seeking refund from schools moved online during coronavirus lockdowns

College students file lawsuits seeking refund from schools moved online during coronavirus lockdowns

Students at more than 25 U.S. universities who have been sent home to learn online during the coronavirus pandemic are filing lawsuits against their schools, c [...] Read full article: College students file lawsuits seeking r...→

Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia Schools Begin New Phase Of Online Teaching Called Planned Instruction

Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia Schools Begin New Phase Of Online Teaching Called Planned Instruction

With six weeks left in a school year turned upside down by the novel coronavirus, Philadelphia is moving into a new phase of online learning never tried before [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia Schools...→

Unimpressed by Online Classes, College Students Seek Refunds

Unimpressed by Online Classes, College Students Seek Refunds

Students at more than 25 universities are filing lawsuits demanding tuition refunds from their schools after finding that the online classes they’re being offe [...] Read full article: Unimpressed by Online Classes, College S...→

Tampa academy offers online lessons for students who want to learn how to play an instrument

Tampa academy offers online lessons for students who want to learn how to play an instrument

Nearly 600 students learn how to play an instrument by taking online lessons during the COVID-19 pandemic. Tampa Fine Arts Academy offers lessons to students. Read full article: Tampa academy offers online lessons for ...→

Dutch students complete Atlantic crossing forced by coronavirus

Dutch students complete Atlantic crossing forced by coronavirus

HARLINGEN, Netherlands — Greeted by relieved parents, pet dogs, flares and a cloud of orange smoke, a group of 25 Dutch high school students with very little s [...] Read full article: Dutch students complete Atlantic crossin...→

How to follow the second and third round of 2020 NFL Draft on TV and online

How to follow the second and third round of 2020 NFL Draft on TV and online

The second round of the 2020 Draft gets underway at 7 p.m. ET on Friday, with the Cincinnati Bengals picking first again. Read full article: How to follow the second and third round...→

Hillsborough County Schools starts 'meal tracker' after parents attempted to sell food online

Hillsborough County Schools starts 'meal tracker' after parents attempted to sell food online

New rules are starting at grab-and-go meal distribution sites across Hillsborough County. The announcement comes after school officials say people took more th [...] Read full article: Hillsborough County Schools starts 'meal...→

Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Bay Area Students, Teachers Struggle With Remote Online Learning

Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Bay Area Students, Teachers Struggle With Remote Online Learning

Schools are shuttered for the remainder of this academic year in the San Francisco Bay Area, but are the kids getting the education they need to move up to the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Bay Ar...→

How to reach students without internet access at home? Schools get creative

How to reach students without internet access at home? Schools get creative

As the coronavirus crisis worsens the impact of the digital divide, schools must rely on offline instruction to reach students. Read full article: How to reach students without internet a...→

Online service connects students with virtual tutors during stay-at-home order

An online service is helping New York City students keep up with their studies while they’re out of the classroom due to the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Online service connects students with vi...→

Marin team tests virus safeguards for schools

Marin team tests virus safeguards for schools

A task force has started vetting safety procedures at three campuses and the county education office. Read full article: Marin team tests virus safeguards for sc...→

Houses of worship gain audience by going online during virus

On a rainy evening in St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis delivered a special blessing, asking God for help against the coronavirus.... The square in Vatican City [...] Read full article: Houses of worship gain audience by going...→

Historically black colleges work to help students amid virus

Ja’nayla Johnson worked hard in high school with the dream of being the first in her family to graduate from college, but she started to doubt herself as sever [...] Read full article: Historically black colleges work to help...→

Colorado schools plan for students to retrieve belongings left behind when pandemic hit

Colorado schools plan for students to retrieve belongings left behind when pandemic hit

Some schools will have staff bag students’ belongings, while others will allow students to go into school buildings to retrieve their own belongings. Read full article: Colorado schools plan for students to re...→

Saturday classes? Schools mull ways to make up students' lost time

Saturday classes? Schools mull ways to make up students' lost time

When students return to school after a lengthy pandemic-induced absence, the consensus is they will have lost significant academic ground. Read full article: Saturday classes? Schools mull ways to m...→

Patriots' McCourty Twins Secure Chromebooks For Local Students Forced To Learn Remotely

Patriots' McCourty Twins Secure Chromebooks For Local Students Forced To Learn Remotely

The McCourty twins, Jason and Devin, may have won Super Bowls as members of the New England Patriots, but their home is here in the Tri-State Area. Read full article: Patriots' McCourty Twins Secure Chromebo...→

Opinion: Charters Are Pivoting to Online Education Better than Traditional Schools - Times of San Diego

Charter schools are leading the way in meeting the challenge of distance learning during the coronavirus pandemic. It's a model for the future of educaiton. Read full article: Opinion: Charters Are Pivoting to Online...→

Indiana U. Professor: Online Education Is Awkward and Ineffective for College Students

Indiana U. Professor: Online Education Is Awkward and Ineffective for College Students

Lauren MacLean, the chair of the political science department at Indiana University, Bloomington, argued in an op-ed published on Sunday that students will fac [...] Read full article: Indiana U. Professor: Online Education I...→

Virus drives new demand for Talkspace's online therapy

Virus drives new demand for Talkspace's online therapy

Coronavirus worries are driving up stress levels for Americans— and new business for online therapy companies Read full article: Virus drives new demand for Talkspace's ...→

Guidance for reopening Md. schools could see combination of online, on-site learning | WTOP

When students come back to school in Maryland, it could be a new and different experience than the one they left behind before the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Guidance for reopening Md. schools could...→

A majority of students in Denver and Jeffco are engaging in online learning, districts say

A majority of students in Denver and Jeffco are engaging in online learning, districts say

Most students in Colorado’s two largest school districts are participating in remote learning, according to data from the districts. But statewide, it’s harder [...] Read full article: A majority of students in Denver and Jef...→

While most schools remain closed, Montana reopens classrooms for some students

While most schools remain closed, Montana reopens classrooms for some students

It’s back to school for some rural communities in Montana, even though the official school year is almost over.  Read full article: While most schools remain closed, Montan...→

Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi paywalls so students can learn online amid coronavirus pandemic

Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi paywalls so students can learn online amid coronavirus pandemic

Comcast faced pressure Thursday from Democrats urging the telecommunications giant to expand internet access to children disconnected because of the novel coro [...] Read full article: Democrats ask Comcast to lift Wi-Fi payw...→

Keeping Homebound High School Students Learning with Online tutoring

Keeping Homebound High School Students Learning with Online tutoring

Parents, you and your teens probably never envisioned what is happening right now: learning remotely on the computer while isolated from classmates and teacher [...] Read full article: Keeping Homebound High School Students L...→

Top Illinois schools official says fall could start with remote learning, students attending on different days

Top Illinois schools official says fall could start with remote learning, students attending on different days

Offering a range of possibilities, the state superintendent for education said fall schooling will depend on public health conditions. Read full article: Top Illinois schools official says fall ...→

Coronavirus pandemic underscores Africa's digital divide as schools move online

Coronavirus pandemic underscores Africa's digital divide as schools move online

As lockdowns force millions of young people to adapt to online learning, access to the internet has become one of the biggest challenges in the world's poorer [...] Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic underscores Africa'...→

Incoming students in Montgomery Co. schools need up-to-date vaccinations | WTOP

Are your kid’s shots up to date? If not, Montgomery County, Maryland, parents have two weeks to get them done. Read full article: Incoming students in Montgomery Co. scho...→

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

All Boston Public Schools students to advance to next grade as new policies take effect

The school district updated its learning plan to give more guidance for students and teachers about attendance, assignments, grading, and scheduling, Mayor Mar [...] Read full article: All Boston Public Schools students to ad...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northwest English Teacher Creates Video To Prepare Students For Online Learning

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northwest English Teacher Creates Video To Prepare Students For Online Learning

An English teacher in the city's East Germantown neighborhood is getting creative in an effort to prepare her students for the change.  Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Parkway Northw...→

College students file lawsuits seeking refund from schools moved online during coronavirus lockdowns

College students file lawsuits seeking refund from schools moved online during coronavirus lockdowns

Students at more than 25 U.S. universities who have been sent home to learn online during the coronavirus pandemic are filing lawsuits against their schools, c [...] Read full article: College students file lawsuits seeking r...→

Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be Forced To Repeat Grade Level

Mayor Marty Walsh said no students in Boston will be forced to repeat their grade level due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus: No Boston Students Will Be ...→

Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia Schools Begin New Phase Of Online Teaching Called Planned Instruction

Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia Schools Begin New Phase Of Online Teaching Called Planned Instruction

With six weeks left in a school year turned upside down by the novel coronavirus, Philadelphia is moving into a new phase of online learning never tried before [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia Schools...→

US Virus Updates: Senate Re-Opens; College Students Seek Refunds

US Virus Updates: Senate Re-Opens; College Students Seek Refunds

State officials continued to exercise their authority in responding to the coronavirus pandemic over the weekend as some moved to reopen their economies while [...] Read full article: US Virus Updates: Senate Re-Opens; Colle...→

Unimpressed by Online Classes, College Students Seek Refunds

Unimpressed by Online Classes, College Students Seek Refunds

Students at more than 25 universities are filing lawsuits demanding tuition refunds from their schools after finding that the online classes they’re being offe [...] Read full article: Unimpressed by Online Classes, College S...→

Think Twice, Mnuchin Tells Prep Schools Seeking Virus Loans

Think Twice, Mnuchin Tells Prep Schools Seeking Virus Loans

The treasury secretary ordered elite schools with “significant endowments” to return loans intended to help small businesses pay employees during the coronavir [...] Read full article: Think Twice, Mnuchin Tells Prep Schools ...→

Tampa academy offers online lessons for students who want to learn how to play an instrument

Tampa academy offers online lessons for students who want to learn how to play an instrument

Nearly 600 students learn how to play an instrument by taking online lessons during the COVID-19 pandemic. Tampa Fine Arts Academy offers lessons to students. Read full article: Tampa academy offers online lessons for ...→

Elite Prep Schools, Set Back by Virus, Face a Quandary on Federal Aid

Elite Prep Schools, Set Back by Virus, Face a Quandary on Federal Aid

The loans were meant as a payroll lifeline for small businesses. Many of the schools had endowments in the tens of millions. Their administrators grappled with [...] Read full article: Elite Prep Schools, Set Back by Virus, F...→

NYC Schools Will Give Zero Fs To Students This Semester

NYC Schools Will Give Zero Fs To Students This Semester

"We have to recognize that some kids are having a tougher time because of the crisis, emotionally and academically. We have to help them catch up." Read full article: NYC Schools Will Give Zero Fs To Student...→

Online digital workshop gives students opportunity to learn from some of Broadway’s best

Online digital workshop gives students opportunity to learn from some of Broadway’s best

With the curtain temporarily closed on Broadway, performers - both established and in-the-making - are finding a new way to connect. Read full article: Online digital workshop gives students o...→

Dutch students complete Atlantic crossing forced by coronavirus

Dutch students complete Atlantic crossing forced by coronavirus

HARLINGEN, Netherlands — Greeted by relieved parents, pet dogs, flares and a cloud of orange smoke, a group of 25 Dutch high school students with very little s [...] Read full article: Dutch students complete Atlantic crossin...→

NYC Still Racing To Get Thousands Of Devices To Students, Five Weeks Into Online Learning

NYC Still Racing To Get Thousands Of Devices To Students, Five Weeks Into Online Learning

Many students have gone weeks without consistent access to schoolwork and have slipped further behind their peers. Even families who are now getting devices mi [...] Read full article: NYC Still Racing To Get Thousands Of Dev...→

How to follow the second and third round of 2020 NFL Draft on TV and online

How to follow the second and third round of 2020 NFL Draft on TV and online

The second round of the 2020 Draft gets underway at 7 p.m. ET on Friday, with the Cincinnati Bengals picking first again. Read full article: How to follow the second and third round...→

How to follow the 2020 NFL Draft on TV and online over the next three days

How to follow the 2020 NFL Draft on TV and online over the next three days

The 2020 NFL Draft will differ from years past, with the league forced to hold the process remotely because of the novel coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: How to follow the 2020 NFL Draft on TV a...→

Hillsborough County Schools starts 'meal tracker' after parents attempted to sell food online

Hillsborough County Schools starts 'meal tracker' after parents attempted to sell food online

New rules are starting at grab-and-go meal distribution sites across Hillsborough County. The announcement comes after school officials say people took more th [...] Read full article: Hillsborough County Schools starts 'meal...→

Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Bay Area Students, Teachers Struggle With Remote Online Learning

Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Bay Area Students, Teachers Struggle With Remote Online Learning

Schools are shuttered for the remainder of this academic year in the San Francisco Bay Area, but are the kids getting the education they need to move up to the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Bay Ar...→

Uncovering A San Diego Porn Scheme: Deception, Humiliation Follow Online Ads

Uncovering A San Diego Porn Scheme: Deception, Humiliation Follow Online Ads

Nearly two dozen women say what started with a response to a modeling ad on Craigslist ended with videos of them having sex posted to some of the most popular [...] Read full article: Uncovering A San Diego Porn Scheme: Dece...→

How to reach students without internet access at home? Schools get creative

How to reach students without internet access at home? Schools get creative

As the coronavirus crisis worsens the impact of the digital divide, schools must rely on offline instruction to reach students. Read full article: How to reach students without internet a...→

Twin Cities schools report widespread online-attendance absences as students start learning from home

Twin Cities schools report widespread online-attendance absences as students start learning from home

Minnesota’s transition to distance learning has left out tens of thousands of K-12 students and threatens to expand the state’s already wide gaps in achievemen [...] Read full article: Twin Cities schools report widespread on...→

Online service connects students with virtual tutors during stay-at-home order

An online service is helping New York City students keep up with their studies while they’re out of the classroom due to the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Online service connects students with vi...→

Boston Public Schools Offers To Deliver Food To Students During Closure

Boston Public Schools Offers To Deliver Food To Students During Closure

In order to get food to children even easier, Boston Public Schools has set up food delivery routes for bus drivers.  Read full article: Boston Public Schools Offers To Deliver ...→