Applications Keep Growing – Inside Higher Ed | Team Cansler

The University of California received 249,855 applications to at least one of its campuses this year, up 0.5 percent from last year’s record number of applicants. Among those from California who wish to enroll as freshmen, applications from underrepresented groups in the applicant pool rose slightly to 45.5 percent this year, compared to 45.1 percent … Read more

These Fort Worth organizations break down barriers to help residents receive a GED – Fort Worth Star-Telegram | Team Cansler

It is reported that one in five adults in Tarrant County cannot read well enough to succeed in fourth grade. Ryan C Hermens rhermens@herald-leader.com VALUE VALUE Tootk Greathouse was reluctant to start GED prep classes because of her age. She asked if it was too late. However, family members encouraged her to pursue her goal … Read more

Los Angeles Unified Expands Online Learning and Enhances Independent Learning – EdSource | Team Cansler

AP Photo/Jeff Chiu AP Photo/Jeff Chiu To accommodate an expected increase in the number of students enrolled in distance education once the immunization mandate for schools goes into effect, the Los Angeles Unified School District is establishing new online schools that will open in the fall. The schools are relieving the county’s previous self-study program, … Read more

Applications Keep Growing – Inside Higher Ed | Team Cansler

The University of California received 249,855 applications to at least one of its campuses this year, up 0.5 percent from last year’s record number of applicants. Among those from California who wish to enroll as freshmen, applications from underrepresented groups in the applicant pool rose slightly to 45.5 percent this year, compared to 45.1 percent … Read more

Winner: Observer/Anthony Burgess Prize for Art Journalism 2022: Calum Jacobs on Lear Alone – The Guardian | Team Cansler

King Lear is often cited as the most difficult Shakespearean play to direct, but usually productions can at least draw on a full cast of actors. Not like that in there Lear alone, a web series released on YouTube last summer by theater company And Tomorrow in partnership with the Elysium Theater and homeless charity … Read more

Questions about the NYT’s ‘journalistic standards’ on the Islamophobia podcast – Business Insider | Team Cansler

In 2014, a fake letter to a UK council claimed that Muslim extremists had infiltrated its schools. The Trojan Horse Affair, an NYT podcast investigating the scandal, has sparked controversy. The Times reported that the show’s journalistic integrity has been called into question and may have violated a court order. Loading Something is loading. Thanks … Read more

Greenwich MP Steve Meskers urges emergency distance learning after Central Middle School closures – Greenwich Time | Team Cansler

GREENWICH – When Central Middle School was unexpectedly sentenced and closed earlier this month, school administrators had to act quickly to prevent a disruption in learning for the school’s 540 students. Schools Superintendent Toni Jones has appealed to the state Department of Education to allow a waiver of distance learning, which was used earlier in … Read more

Virtual Learning Journal: The Highs and Lows of Attending School Online – EdTech Magazine: Focus on K-12 | Team Cansler

The intricacies of a high school student’s virtual school day On a typical virtual school day, I woke up five minutes before class and joined Google Meet while sitting in my bed. Depending on the day, I either had an assignment to do in class or I took my computer to my kitchen and made … Read more

Virtual Learning Journal: The Highs and Lows of Attending School Online – EdTech Magazine: Focus on K-12 | Team Cansler

The intricacies of a high school student’s virtual school day On a typical virtual school day, I woke up five minutes before class and joined Google Meet while sitting in my bed. Depending on the day, I either had an assignment to do in class or I took my computer to my kitchen and made … Read more

Distance Learning / Online Education – Miles College News | Team Cansler

An institution that offers distance and distance learning: ensures that the student who enrolls in a distance or distance learning course or program is the same student whoattends and completes the course or program and receives the credit. Miles College ensures that the student who enrolls in a correspondence or correspondence course is the same … Read more