"Universities are navigating the new reality of education and leaning on data insights to assess student engagement with online learning, university leaders said Thursday during an online conference."—Source: EdScoop
WHY THIS MATTERS:
Beyond the basics of LMS and course content, a major challenge for higher ed professionals in the age of COVID-19 is how to create community online. What platforms help students find both the spontaneous and deep connections that make college such a definitive experience? This story digs into the challenges and opportunities of creating community in completely digital landscape.