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Schools Facing Financial Difficulties Should Know the ABC Process is an Alternative to Bankruptcy

By Geoffrey L. Berman and Steven L. Victor, Senior Managing Directors, Development Specialists, Inc.
An ABC is a state law process to liquidate the assets of a business. It is not a bankruptcy, as bankruptcy is governed by federal law. The ABC process exists as an alternative to bankruptcy, will help decision makers, with advice from counsel, choose the best path for addressing specific issues as they arise.

Political Outreach and Community Engagement are Key to Demonstrating Your College’s Value

Political Outreach and Community Engagement are Key to Demonstrating Your College’s Value

Written from an interview with Joel A. English, Executive Vice President and Kenneth Cooper Alexander, Chancellor, Centura College, Aviation Institute of Maintenance, Tidewater Tech
Career colleges must promote what they are doing on their campuses, and share that message with local, state and federal legislators because those stakeholders have the power to make decisions that impact the sector and students.

Schools Facing Financial Difficulties Should Know the ABC Process is an Alternative to Bankruptcy

Career Colleges use Lessons From Pandemic as They Move to Reopen Campuses in Fall

Written from interviews with career college and university leaders
The pandemic caused career colleges to greatly change their modes of operation and student delivery as the number of COVID-19 cases and deaths increased in 2020. But those colleges and universities are now using the lessons they learned over the last year as they plan to fully reopen their campuses this fall.

Schools Facing Financial Difficulties Should Know the ABC Process is an Alternative to Bankruptcy

Successful Transition to Online Learning Amid a Pandemic

By Holly Puckett DNP, RN, CMSRN, Academic Director, Centra College and Susan Motto Burnette, MSN, RN, RN-BC, Faculty Instructor and Student Health Nurse, Centra College
Readers will learn how a brick and mortar institution successfully switched its mode of delivery from the traditional classroom to the online platform with tips, tricks, and viable resources along with how things are functioning almost one year later.

Schools Facing Financial Difficulties Should Know the ABC Process is an Alternative to Bankruptcy

Berkeley College One Year After the Pandemic

Interview with Will Moya, Vice President, Campus Operations, Berkeley College
The transition to remote instruction in March 2020 was enabled by Berkeley College’s emergency planning efforts, technology and online academic infrastructures, and the College’s longstanding reputation in online education for 23 years.

Schools Facing Financial Difficulties Should Know the ABC Process is an Alternative to Bankruptcy

8 Lessons From 2020 to Influence a New Normal

By Lynelle Lynch, Owner, Bellus Academy
As times have changed, so has the career education experience with virtual learning and hybrid classes beginning to feel familiar – even normal. Read the eight lessons Bellus Academy gleaned about how the transition to digital can improve education in 2021 and beyond.

Schools Facing Financial Difficulties Should Know the ABC Process is an Alternative to Bankruptcy

Campus Directors Mask-UP/Power-UP! COVID-19 and CARES Act

By Cindy R. Chamberlain, Content Specialist, Gurnick Academy
Gurnick Academy campus directors were challenged to find new ways of delivering education in a safe environment. Rather than instruct face-to-face, program directors needed to create both an online teaching environment and virtual lab in conjunction with a safe and thoughtful in-person competency evaluation back at the campus. It was uncharted territory for the educational sector at large, let alone for the campus directors, staff, and faculty.

Schools Facing Financial Difficulties Should Know the ABC Process is an Alternative to Bankruptcy

Campus Screening App, Cleaning Technology Help Bring Stanbridge University Students Safely Back to Campus

Written from an interview with Yasith Weerasuriya, President and CEO, Stanbridge University
Stanbridge University focused on safety when successfully bringing its students back to campus and clinical settings, not only following best practices in social distancing and mask wearing, but also using new technology like NanoSeptic coverings, an IOS/Android campus screening app and more.

Schools Facing Financial Difficulties Should Know the ABC Process is an Alternative to Bankruptcy

How an Online Culinary Educator Engages Staff and Students, Builds Community, And Provides Effective Education

Interview with Tracy Lorenz, CPA, President and Chief Executive Officer, Triumph Higher Education Group/Auguste Escoffier School of Culinary Arts
Tracy Lorenz, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Triumph Higher Education Group/Auguste Escoffier School of Culinary Arts, tells CER how a hands-on fully online culinary arts program is possible and examines some of the tactics they use to engage students and staff.

Schools Facing Financial Difficulties Should Know the ABC Process is an Alternative to Bankruptcy

Lincoln Educational Services Team Rallies Together to Continue Delivering Education to Students

Interview with Scott Shaw, President and CEO, Lincoln Educational Services
Scott Shaw discusses opening up Lincoln Educational Services schools to allow students to come back to do some hands-on work while continuing the didactic portions online. In the future, Shaw does believe they will continue distance education because it gives students additional flexibility. Post-pandemic, Shaw believes career education will change and that we’ll be seeing some of the better times for career education.

Schools Facing Financial Difficulties Should Know the ABC Process is an Alternative to Bankruptcy