Over a quarter (27%) of university students were unable to access online learning during the Covid-19 lockdown, according to new research which suggests that disabled students and those from poorer backgrounds were worst affected, The Guardian reports.
The survey, which was carried out in July by the National Union of Students (NUS), found that disruptions to studies arose from a lack of IT equipment and software, insufficient course materials, and poor internet connections.
- How to support marginalized students in 2021 - May 6, 2021
- How to write a new ending to the college dropout story - April 30, 2021
- How to keep the library at the heart of campus—from a distance - April 29, 2021