Will 2020 Be a 'Lost Year' for Students?
Goldie Blumenstyk, The Edge
One question on many people’s minds is: Will this end up being a lost year for students educationally? Many educators acknowledge the missed opportunities, like extended time in labs and robust co-curricular learning. But they also note some unexpected benefits.
Several educators weigh in on how the pandemic is altering the landscape for online learning—plus what some colleges are doing to more effectively adapt to employers’ evolving expectations.