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Beyond the Classroom: The Future of Post-Secondary Education Has Arrived – The Conference Board of Canada

Beyond the Classroom: The Future of Post-Secondary Education Has Arrived - The Conference Board of Canada

The pandemic is accelerating changes to post-secondary education. Virtual, flexible, and experiential opportunities remain crucial priorities for lifelong learning. The Regional Sounding Tour examined the promise and challenges of delivering on these strategies. Document Highlights Virtual learning options led to increased participation in post-secondary education across Canada. Participation in virtual …

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Rural internet could hold the key to Canada’s economic future

Rural internet could hold the key to Canada’s economic future

Only 45.6 per cent of Canadians in rural regions have access to internet, that drops to 34.8 per cent of households in First Nations reserves (Photo courtesy of Tamaani) “Can you hear me?” Brenna Minish-Kichuk asks, staring patiently at the frozen, heavily-pixelated image on her computer screen. Minish-Kichuk, a CPA, …

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