From online lessons to classes in bomb shelters, Ukraine's teachers have ensured education continues for the country's children. Helen Packer talks to some of those going the extra mile for their students.
More than one in four students in the US was enrolled on at least one distance learning course in 2014, new research has shown. This marks a 13th consecutive year of enrolment growth, but bucking the trend, the for-profit sector has seen enrolments fall.
Apollo Global, the investment branch of Apollo Education Group – one of the world's largest private education providers – has acquired Australia-based Open Colleges– a leading distance education provider in operation since 1910. Open Colleges says the deal makes international expansion more viable.