Tech

As Zoom classes take over during the pandemic, edtech companies provide a lifeline, but only for schools and parents willing to surrender their students’ privacy

The rapid shift to virtual learning this spring has blurred the line between students’ homes and schools, immediately sparking privacy scandals like “Zoom bombing.” But the new school year has brought new and unexpected side effects, like parents appearing on screen intoxicated or nude and school officials calling the police […]
As Zoom classes take over during the pandemic, edtech companies provide a lifeline, but only for schools and parents willing to surrender their students’ privacy
Lifestyle

14 of the most expensive colleges that are only offering virtual classes this fall

This fall, some US colleges reopened their campuses with social-distancing measures. However, more than 300 universities are operating completely online for the semester, according to The Chronicle of Higher Education. Some schools that are completely virtual for the fall, like Georgetown University and Johns Hopkins University, issued tuition reductions. Many […]
14 of the most expensive colleges that are only offering virtual classes this fall
Tech

What it feels like to experience Zoom burnout and how to avoid it

As the coronavirus continues to affect daily life, work, school, people are still turning to Zoom video calls. Zoom happy hours, parties, and games became a common part of people’s social lives. But now more and more people have begun experiencing Zoom burnout, or feeling overwhelmed by the deluge of […]
What it feels like to experience Zoom burnout and how to avoid it