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Australia: The decline of universities? Where students are customers and academics itinerant workers

A very interesting opinion piece form The Age looking at how universities are changing in the modern era in Australia. University has often been portrayed as an immersive and life-changing few years. For some it . . .

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7 tips to help kids feeling anxious about going back to school

Many COVID-19 lockdown measures in Hong Kong were lifted on May 25th. All over the world however there are worries that some children may experience social anxiety about returning to school. Mandie Shean, Lecture . . .

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Coronavirus: senior students head back to classrooms in Hong Kong, but pupils over the border still stuck at home

About 150,000 senior secondary students in Hong Kong returned to school Wednesday after a four-month class suspension due to the  coronavirus pandemic, but up to 2,500 of the city’s pupils who live acro . . .

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UK: Students 'must be warned if courses taught online'

ChalkFace has been reporting on what the new academic year might look like for students studying in the UK.  This article from the BBC outlines how students must be told by their institutions about how their . . .

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Coronavirus - some Hong Kong pupils return to school after four months of Covid-19 closures

It is very reassuring to see that Hong Kong appears to have the virus under control with no new locally transmitted cases in HK for a while. This is now allowing schools to start reopening. Pupils at some of Hong . . .

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Gohan the therapy dog helps Hong Kong University of Science and Technology students to keep stress at bay

Coronavirus has added to everyone’s stress levels. Young people have seen enormous disruption to their academic endeavors. Here is a great article about how one university in Hong Kong is helping a . . .

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US college calendars in the pandemic - no fall break and home by Thanksgiving

Students are likely to face significant disruptions to the new academic year as they seek to return to universities in the US. This article from the New York Times outlines what some of those changes are like . . .

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Cambridge University - all lectures to be online-only until summer of 2021

Many parents and students must be wondering about the likelihood of returning to the UK to attend the university courses they (or their children) are enrolled in.  This recent announcement from Cambridge univ . . .

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