Challenges and Opportunities for Higher Education amid the COVID-19 Pandemic: The Philippine Context

@article{Toquero2020ChallengesAO,
  title={Challenges and Opportunities for Higher Education amid the COVID-19 Pandemic: The Philippine Context},
  author={Cathy Mae D Toquero},
  journal={Pedagogical Research},
  year={2020},
  volume={5}
}
  • C. Toquero
  • Published 16 April 2020
  • Education
  • Pedagogical Research
Covid-19 affected higher educational institutions not just in Wuhan, China where the virus originated but all other higher educational institutions in 188 countries as of April 06, 2020. Educational countermeasures are taken to continue educating the students despite the COVID-19 predicaments. Based on the author’s experiences, research, observations in the academe, COVID-19 guidelines, and the need for alternative solutions, this article introduces how higher education is affected and how it… 

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