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Covid-era education tech narrowed college learning gap for poor, minorities

Newsweek (Zenger News), May 6, 2021

May 6, 2021

Covid-era education tech narrowed college learning gap for poor, minorities

And online education tends to work better for four-year college students than for trade school, community college or for-profit school students, according to a report co-authored by Di Xu, an [associate education] professor at University of California, Irvine. “The relative effectiveness of online learning varies substantially by college setting and by subgroups of students,” Xu said.