GIGXR, Inc., provider of the extended reality (XR) GIG Immersive Learning System for instructor-led teaching and training, announced today the launch of HoloPatient Remote and GIG Mobile for medical and nursing schools. Built for online and hybrid learning environments, these applications together facilitate safe and socially distanced standardized patient simulation training while enabling real-time interaction, engagement and clinical assessment between students and instructors.
In 2014 El Paso Times released a report on the El Paso School District scandal revealing that the board of the independent school district had asked low-ranking students – mostly Spanish-speaking immigrants – to drop out of Bowie High School in an effort to improve the school’s state test scores. The report, which resulted in the superintendent’s arrest, revealed the lack of support for effective immersion programs to help all English-language learners become successful in American classroom settings.
As part of the “50 State Genocide Education Project” lawmakers from 20 states of the 42 in the U.S. that do not already require education on genocide awareness and prevention have pledged to introduce legislation for public schools to require education on the Holocaust and genocide.
According to data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, employee tenure for millennials is longer than that of previous generations, contrary to popular belief that younger generations lack job loyalty.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A unanimous Supreme Court on Wednesday bolstered the rights of millions of learning-disabled students in a ruling that requires public schools to offer special education programs that meet higher standards. The court struck down a lower standard endorsed by President Donald Trump’s nominee to the high court.
Career services offered at universities are not offering students enough support and opportunity, one survey suggests, (part of a several-year long project to examine the usefulness of bachelor’s degrees in America).
Arizona recently passed a policy in favor of “school of choice” – which would allow students who withdraw from public school education to channel their share of state funding for the education of their choice, including for private institutions or online education.