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Colleges and institutions need to pick up the pace to meet AI skills demand
A new survey of higher education officials points to a shortage of instructors and infrastructure in the face of rising demand for AI instruction at colleges and universities.
Provosts want more data on tech access, student needs, survey finds
Graduation and retention remain top priorities, but community college provosts said they also want better data on food security, mental health and social mobility.
Verizon unveils workforce re-skilling pilot with colleges
A partnership, part of a $44 million Verizon initiative, will offer free, online courses to college students, with a focus on underrepresented populations.
VR helps Texas students prepare career paths early
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
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
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
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
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
Email addresses, home addresses, phone numbers and Social Security numbers were exposed in a phishing campaign that fooled about 20 employees.