4 Ways to Provide Prospective Students with a Quality Experience Online
Students are the heart of higher education. They pump energy, purpose and the almighty dollar into the veins of post-secondary institutions. Without students, colleges and universities would lose their beat. Unfortunately, since the pandemic, enrollments have seen a sharp decline. According to a study by the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center, post-secondary enrollments declined 2.5% … Continuedread more
Want to Attract Qualified Students to Your College? Use Honey.
In the mid-1960s a man walked into the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s admissions office. “I’m here to study electronic surveillance technology,” he said. The statement caused some confusion since MIT had no record of the young man ever applying to the school. The fact that he also didn’t have a matriculation certificate complicated the matter. … Continuedread more
Distance Learning: What Can We Learn from COVID-19
Just about every school-aged kid I know LOVES a snow day. Heck, I loved them so much when I was a kid I would perform every snow day ritual known to man at the slightest chance of snow. That meant spoons under pillows, pajamas inside out, and when I really wanted a snow day I … Continuedread more
College Admissions 2020: The Challenges of COVID-19 Pandemic
Like many of her friends and classmates in their senior year of high school, Lily Ogletree was excited for 2020. Set to graduate from Central Bucks East High School in June, she spent the winter looking at college options. She applied to various schools, and visited campuses in different parts of the country. She didn’t … Continuedread more