The Impact of the Pandemic on the Future of Education

"Colleges will need to find ways to serve the scores of workers thrust out of jobs by the pandemic. Yet economists have warned that millions of jobs aren't likely to return once the health crisis subsides. They are urging lawmakers to invest in retraining programs. Meanwhile, colleges will be tasked with finding short-term programs that help workers land employment quickly and teach skills applicable to many jobs, said Mary Hawkins, president of Bellevue University, in Nebraska". Read more about the impact of the pandemic here.

 

Other news