As new students were supposed to be gearing up for college and college students were getting into the swing of spring semester, a global pandemic hit. The effect of such a virus will echo into higher education institutions for many years to come.
Category: Higher Education
Coronavirus has been the catalyst for many changes within the United States. Can schools use these trying times to modernize the education system and prepare for other crises?
Amid disruptions in student support services during this time of national emergency, The Myers-Briggs Company has announced the release of an open-access offering for their VitaNavis® platform, a rapid, mobile tool for student self-discovery and exploration. The VitaNavis Student Success Platform is being offered to all K12 and Post-Secondary schools who sign up by April 30, 2020.
Income Share Agreements (ISAs) are the newest way to fund students’ education. Read our interview with Vemo Education, the nation’s preeminent educational ISA platform-provider, to learn more about this modern education funding mechanism and its new role in higher education.
You can ask Alexa what the temperature is going to be before you walk outside. You can refer to Siri to find out how long your daily commute to work is going to be before your engine turns over. Your
The influence of parental involvement cannot be argued. There is significant research that supports the notion that parental involvement helps students succeed. Students with parents that frequently volunteer and interact with their teachers, faculty, and principals perform better in schools,
As NBC News recently reported, “the total amount of student loan debt is $1.47 trillion…more than credit cards or auto loans.” NBC News also cites a 2018 report from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, which estimates that “as
At the tender age of five, students begin to postulate about their future in the form of “When I grow up, I want to be ….” However, with a mere five-year experience with the world under their belt from a
Many Americans are concerned about the exponential expenditures associated with getting a college education, and for good reason. According to a 2018 Forbes article, “the cost to attend a university increased nearly eight times faster than wages did…between January 1989
The image of a tired child, slumped in the back of the car as their parent gazes in the rearview mirror and begs, “What did you do in school today?” is not a new one. Almost every parent has lived