Tags distance learning

Florida Gov. DeSantis wipes out $30 million online-learning budget

by Betsy Foresman • 2 days ago

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis cut funding on Tuesday for online academic support services, a virtual campus program and other online-learning programs that students have increasingly relied upon during the pandemic.

Florida International University moves its summer camps online

by Betsy Foresman • 3 weeks ago

While students can't participate in traditional summer camps this year because of the pandemic, FIU has created several virtual alternatives.

Here's which universities are opening campus (or not) this fall

by Jake Williams • 1 month ago

After most of the spring semester was spent at a distance, some schools plan to reopen their physical classrooms. Others will continue distance learning.

Schools, universities would get $90 billion in latest relief bill

by Betsy Foresman • 2 months ago

Funding for schools would help cover costs of implementing technology to facilitate distance learning during the pandemic.

Choosing the right platform to support distance education

by EdScoop Staff • 2 months ago

As shelter-in-place directives force school districts to make choices about digital learning in the months ahead, educators need the right tools to engage their students.

Not for coronavirus, Utah Valley U. launches online-degrees website

by Jake Williams • 2 months ago

University leaders say that promoting online education is part of their strategic plan, regardless of the constraints of the current health crisis.

California businesses partner to improve student access to distance learning

by Betsy Foresman • 2 months ago

The cross-industry partnership will provide thousands of students access to high-speed internet and devices that can be used to continue their educations during the pandemic.

Coding workshops go virtual at Florida International University

by Jake Williams • 3 months ago

Virtual workshops at the university cover topics like Python, penetration-testing tools and machine learning as organizers adapt to the pandemic.

For remote learning, California asks public to donate 150,000 devices

by Colin Wood • 3 months ago

Big tech companies have donated devices to help students continue their educations during quarantine, but officials said they still need thousands more.