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Third students unable to access online during lockdown - survey

All around the world countries have been turning to online learning alternatives to try to mitigate the disruption to children’s education. The levels of success of this method have been very varied.  T . . .

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Coronavirus: Lockdown pupils are three months behind, say teachers

It should come as little surprise to anyone that students are behind in their studies as a result of the lockdowns caused by the Covid-19 outbreak.  Children in England are three months behind in their studi . . .

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UK: Schools could go part-time and year-group bubbles be sent home

This article from the BBC reports on some prosed measures that could be used in the UK to deal with localised outbreaks of the virus. Secondary school pupils in England could be kept home every other fortnight if . . .

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Class suspensions and early pickups: Hong Kong schools get new Covid-19 guidelines

Government guidelines for the new school year as reported in the SCMP. Hong Kong’s schools have been advised to immediately suspend face-to-face teaching for one to two days while awaiting official confirma . . .

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Friday round-up - a range of educational highlights from around the globe

ACT feel that colleges dropping admissions tests is counter-productive (Full article - THE) Start a Harvard lottery for places? (Full article - THE) Wall St English sold. Again. To the founder. (Full article - P . . .

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When asked who their favourite teacher is, and why, here's what Aussie kids said

Here is a very interesting article from School News Australia about why children like their favorite teacher.  Well worth a read. Relationships between students and teachers at school are important. They pre . . .

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This celebrity used her Instagram following to help teachers stock their classrooms with school supplies

It is always good to see the rich and famous going out of their way to help poorer children.  Comedian Erin Foster deserves praise and recognition for these efforts. Laura Ciervo, a preschool and elementary . . .

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Coronavirus: Push back GCSE and A-level exams, says Labour

Given students are currently months behind in their studies, many in the UK are recommending that the next years exams are delayed.  The UK Labour party is just the latest to add their voice to this recommend . . .

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