Research + News | Topic: Online Learning
Feb 3, 2022
Kids’ Behavior Worsened With Remote Learning
As the Omicron variant surges and U.S. schools deal with a substitute teacher shortage and related pandemic fallout, don’t be surprised if a return to remote or hybrid learning leads your kids to act out, a new study warns. Read the article here.
Oct 26, 2021
4 In 5 College Students Have Trouble Concentrating After Switching To Remote Learning
Now, a new study reveals the switch to remote learning during the coronavirus pandemic has made earning a college degree even harder. Read the article here.
Apr 16, 2021
Online Schools Are Here To Stay, Even After The Pandemic
Some families have come to prefer stand-alone virtual schools and districts are rushing to accommodate them — though questions about remote learning persist. Read the article here.
Apr 9, 2021
Teens Dissatisfied With Virtual School
New study finds that teens in virtual classes are less satisfied with their school experience, but are no more likely to be depressed. Read the article here.
Mar 31, 2021
One Year Into Pandemic, What Are Kids And Parents Learning About Tech?
Physically being in school with friends and teachers is best, but it seems kids have made big gains in becoming tech savvy. Read the article here.
Mar 26, 2021
Teens Organize Free Virtual Tutoring Programs To Aid Kids With Remote Learning Amid Pandemic
Many children have spent more than a year attending school virtually, raising significant concerns about a growing inequality gap. Watch the video here.
Mar 24, 2021
New Data Highlight Disparities In Students Learning In Person
A new U.S. Education Department survey reveals that the percentage of students who are still attending school virtually may be higher than previously understood. Read the article here.
Feb 15, 2021
Our Disappearing Attention Spans
The question that begs to be asked here is, “Is a short attention span a bad thing?” Read the article here.
Jan 20, 2021
Teens Tutor Peers Online To Fill Need During Pandemic
TutorScope provides the one-on-one support that teachers have traditionally given while roving the aisles of their classrooms but now often can’t because of the time and technology constraints posed by online schooling. Read the article here.
Jan 4, 2021
Experts Say This Is What Children Need To Survive The COVID-19 Pandemic
USA TODAY spoke with experts in child development on how remote school, reduced socialization and increased screen time is affecting kids. Read the article here.