American students demand to lower tuition fees if the distance learning continues
Some universities agree with the requirements of their students, while most schools are not going to lower their tuition fees.
In the UK, there were massive protests of graduating high school students who disagree with unfairly low grades
The reason for the peaceful marches was a special algorithm that universities applied to downgrade scores of common school graduates and raised scores for students from private schools. As a result, about 40% of the applicants had their scores reduced.
Lectera is one of the 100 most innovative education technology companies!
HolonIQ has analyzed the work of about a thousand innovative education technology companies in CIS countries and the educational platform Lectera was in the top 100, even though our project was launched only three months ago!
COVID-19 Drives the Growth of Innovative Education Companies
Despite the daily flurry of negative news about struggle, loan defaults, destruction and bankruptcy of existing businesses that COVID-19 has caused, investors should also be conscious of the fact that COVID-19 has created far greater business opportunities as well.
Strada Education Network study of attitudes towards different educational formats
A study by the Strada Education Network has shown how attitudes towards in-person, blended (hybrid) and online education differ.
Educational startup Minerva. Is the future already here?
Minerva, a Silicon Valley startup, is successfully managing education amid the coronavirus pandemic.
University life after the pandemic
Once the COVID-19 pandemic is over, online education platforms will no doubt receive a powerful boost for development. As the problems associated with coronavirus infection spread far and wide, it shook the very foundation of many organizations, including the institutions of higher education. Experts are already predicting a steep decline in revenues of universities, and a need for their complete revamp.
The international learning platform Lectera has launched a module for corporate clients
Corporate training is necessary for a modern company – so employees could timely learn and apply the most relevant tools, teams would be as effective as possible, and the company would be attractive for high-quality professionals.
An Alternative to Zoom Universities: Blended Learning Method
Despite the aspirations of the leaders of higher education, most US colleges do not plan to reopen in the coming fall. Although initially educational institutions did want to return to the standard in-person teaching regime in coming September, now only 24% are ready to do this.
International students will be able to get a US student visa even if their universities switch to online education
In early July, the US government directed nonimmigrant international students to leave the country if their colleges switched to online education.
In the US, students will continue to study online
The coronavirus epidemic is not slowing down in the US and that means that colleges and universities will continue to teach students remotely. So, 46% of colleges plan to conduct classes online. The most prestigious schools in the country, such as Harvard, are switching to distance learning as well.
EdTech Startup Lectera.com Launches Worldwide
June 18, 2020 – The Lectera.com international educational online platform starts operation in four languages since today.
To The International Day for Protection of Children: how to love learning since childhood
Today is The International Day for Protection of Children, which is a reason to remind us that we once were children ourselves. That means each of us could dream, loved to play, and had to study a lot. You should agree it could be wonderful if studying were always fun and helped us to realize our dreams! But it is not that hard if you know and use the right strategies. The Lectera team has put together such strategies for those who remember their school days and want to make studying a joy for their children.
What are role models, and how can they help you learn?
When people ask me what helps me achieve my goals, I answer: "My role models." However, the other person frequently becomes curious because not everybody knows what role models are and why you need them. So, let me explain.
How a dress code helps your company succeed and grow
Employee appearance is a mirror of your organization's corporate culture.
Five Rules for Successful Online Negotiations
Online meetings have become commonplace for many of us in the last few years.
Mila Smart Semeshkina and the Lectera platform are the finalists of the EdTech Awards 2023!
The EdTech Awards are given out annually to recognize those who have contributed to the development of high-tech education, making it more accessible and effective for students worldwide.