Global EDU News for 8/31/2021

Global News

Bay View Analytics is proud to have partnered with the Clayton Christensen Institute on a groundbreaking study, Carpe Diem: Convert pandemic struggles into student-centered learning. The report details how the COVID-19 pandemic is changing K-12 education, and how the lessons learned from the pandemic response can drive a continuing transition according to PR Newswire.

China

Chinese edtech companies are doing their best to pivot in the wake of the unprecedented regulation on after-school tutoring rolled out last month according to Kasia.com

Nigeria

THE Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo, has said robotics will certainly enhance students’ understanding of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) subjects according to Nigerian Tribune.

Chile

How Chile implemented its computer science education program according to the Brookings Institute

UK

WorldRemit on How the UK Tech Sector Supports Global Digital Education With Coderoots and Codebar according to the Fintech Times

India

Schools urged to help SCERT revamp info tech curriculum according to the Times of India

United States

Attorneys general from 20 states sued President Joe Biden’s administration Monday seeking to halt directives that extend federal sex discrimination protections to LGBTQ people, ranging from transgender girls participating in school sports to the use of school and workplace bathrooms that align with a person’s gender identity according to KY3.com

Hostile school board meetings have members calling it quits according to WNYT.com

Thailand

The government is being advised to apply more educational technology as a tool to address inequality in education and upgrade Thailand’s competitiveness according to Bangkok Post.

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