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Distance learning in the USA during the pandemic
Mila Semeshkina, the CEO of Lectera, entered the top of Russian women — founders of IT companies
Bloomberg survey of students from the most prestigious colleges

Bloomberg survey of students from the most prestigious colleges

In 2020, instead of compiling a traditional annual ranking of the best business schools, Bloomberg conducted a survey among students about MBA changes during the pandemic.

According to Eurostat, the popularity of online education in the EU countries has grown.  Scandinavian countries are leading the way  

According to Eurostat, the popularity of online education in the EU countries has grown.  Scandinavian countries are leading the way  

Eurostat has conducted a survey of EU citizens in the age group from 16 to 74 years. The survey showed that 8% of respondents took online courses in the last three months of 2019.

In Kazakhstan, tonline classes will be canceled and students will be transferred to distance learning

In Kazakhstan, tonline classes will be canceled and students will be transferred to distance learning

The Ministry of Education and Science (MES) of Kazakhstan has made a decision to stop streaming classes. According to Askhat Aimagambetov, all online lessons have been canceled.


More than 1.5 billion children on distance learning don’t have a computer at home 

The coronavirus was the main reason for the school closure in more than a hundred countries.

Life during coronavirus: how an Indian teacher conducts his online lessons from a tree

Teachers are ready to do a lot to share heir knowledge with their students. In India, like in many countries,  schools switched to online learning.

India's online education market is forecast to grow to $ 5.7 billion by 2020 

The online education market is booming in India. Its popularity is facilitated by low cost Internet access, as well as cheap smartphones.

23 million students and teachers in India will gain access to Google education services 

The company, in partnership with the Indian state of Maharashtra, plans to provide access for  23 million students and teachers to its digital classroom services. 

Two million British school children do virtually nothing on distance learning

According to a study by University College London, published in June, two million school children in Britain spend no more than two and a half hours a day learning online.

The USA asks international students to leave the country to study online

Due to the long pandemic and the large spread of the infection, the United States is asking foreign students to leave the country if their classes go fully online.

In Kazakhstan, the transition to distance education has been virtually impossible

The Ministry of education and science of Kazakhstan regularly reported on the introduction of technologies that allow you to organise online training. However, the pandemic has shown that this has proven to be virtually impossible to implement in practice.

Universities are moving classes online due to the spread of the coronavirus on student campuses

The University of North Carolina has already cancelled face-to-face classes. 

Cambridge students will study remotely until the end of 2021

According to the latest BBC data, students of the prestigious Cambridge University will study remotely for the next year. The university administration announced that all classes will be moved online.

Google introduced new tools for distance learning

Google has presented new features thanks to which the process of distance learning can be considerably simplified. The company announced this in its official blog.