Tags community college

VR helps Texas students prepare career paths early

by Colin Wood • 3 weeks ago

VR simulations dramatically improved students' self-reported confidence with their career options after high school.

From Biden administration, higher ed leaders want connectivity, innovation, support

by Colin Wood • 3 months ago

Early policies on student loan relief indicate a positive trend, one edtech leader told EdScoop, but some still seek "a general reversal from the last four years."

Jill Biden promotes community colleges' role in workforce development

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

Two-year colleges are essential to educating students and workers to develop a strong, skilled workforce, the incoming first lady said.

Rural community colleges get a shot at new learning programs

by Betsy Foresman • 9 months ago

The nonprofit Education Design Lab will partner with five community colleges to implement new pathways to postsecondary education for students in rural communities.

Community colleges team up with governors to reskill workers during pandemic

by Betsy Foresman • 9 months ago

After widespread job loss during the pandemic, the Reskilling and Recovery Network aims to provide workers with programs and resources to reenter the workforce.

Phishing attack exposes personal information of 5,000 at community college

by Colin Wood • 1 year ago

Email addresses, home addresses, phone numbers and Social Security numbers were exposed in a phishing campaign that fooled about 20 employees.

Students can simultaneously earn associate and bachelor's degrees through Purdue University Global

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

Through "reverse transfer" programs and partnerships with community colleges, the public university is streamlining the credit transfer process.

Pilot aims to bolster cybersecurity programs at 10 U.S. colleges

by Patience Wait • 3 years ago

The Department of Education looks to upgrade programs at community colleges by administering million in grants.

​California making headway on plans for first fully online community college

by Ryan Duffy • 3 years ago

California Gov. Jerry Brown shared details about how his state is getting closer to rolling out its first fully online community college.