Education This section offers the latest releases in the field of public and private education, including all levels from early-childhood education to third-level higher education and beyond. Find news relating to educational policy and funding, as well as related research and study results. Get the latest information on school enrollment and enrichment opportunities. Also included are announcements regarding major donations, scholarships, grants, and new programs. Learn about awards, accreditation, school rankings, and educational statistics, including news about homeschooling trends, laws, and developments.

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Jul 29, 2016, 15:01 ET High Desert Medical College Branch Campus Moving To Larger, Centrally Located Campus

High Desert Medical College will begin a new chapter in growth and commitment to higher education with a major move and expansion for their branch...


Jul 29, 2016, 14:23 ET Federal Appeals Court Reinstates Accused Male Student's Title IX Lawsuit Against Columbia University

 In a significant ruling on the issue of Title IX in campus sexual assault investigations, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second...


Jul 29, 2016, 14:11 ET Unleashing the power and potential of teenage entrepreneurs: MIT Launch, a summer accelerator, helps high school students start and grow real businesses

SafeStart, a sobriety testing system that uses infrared sensors to check blood alcohol levels, helps prevent drunk drivers from getting on the...


Jul 29, 2016, 11:30 ET Walden University Celebrates 56th Commencement in National Harbor, Maryland

More than 1,340 graduates, along with about 6,000 guests, attended Walden University's 56th Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, July 16, 2016, at...


Jul 29, 2016, 10:15 ET Partnership Between University of Maryland and U.S. Army Research Laboratory Harnesses the Power of Defense Supercomputing to Create Opportunities for Scientific Discovery

The University of Maryland (UMD) and the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL), the central laboratory that provides world-class research for the...


Jul 29, 2016, 09:43 ET New Call For Applications For Research Scholarships And Grants

Fundación MAPFRE has made a new call for applications for scholarships and grants for a total of 760,000 Euros, open to academic and...


Jul 29, 2016, 08:00 ET Second Annual USC Virtual Reality Hackathon Open to International Participants to Win $10,000 Grant for the 'Medical Empathy Machine'

Kicking off its second annual virtual reality (VR) Hackathon, the University of Southern California (USC) Center for Body Computing (CBC) announced...


Jul 29, 2016, 08:00 ET Merial Hosts 27th Annual Veterinary Scholars Symposium at The Ohio State University

 More than 570 veterinary researchers and students are attending Merial's 2016 Veterinary Scholars Symposium this weekend, representing...


Jul 28, 2016, 19:47 ET SMART Announces Court Approves Plan of Arrangement

CALGARY, July 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - SMART Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: SMT) (TSX: SMA) ("SMART" or the "Company"), a leading provider of...


Jul 28, 2016, 16:40 ET American Institute in Ukraine (AIU): German Media on a 'Moldovan Maidan' with Ties to Germany - Moldova a 'Failed State' on the Edge of Europe?

As part of the American Institute in Ukraine's (AIU's) efforts to focus greater public attention on noteworthy information concerning Ukraine,...


Jul 28, 2016, 16:36 ET Sodexo Launches Innovative K-5 Dining Program

The Clubhouse, the new K-5 meal program created by Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, was developed using a custom-designed focus...


Jul 28, 2016, 15:33 ET NewSchool of Architecture & Design to Launch New Accelerated Program Allowing Students to Earn Architecture Licensure Faster

 NewSchool of Architecture & Design (NewSchool) is excited to announce the launch of a new, accelerated program which will allow students...


Jul 28, 2016, 15:25 ET Caldwell University Athletics Hires Daryle Weiss to Lead New Sprint Football Program

Caldwell University Assistant Vice President/Director of Athletics Mark A. Corino has announced the hiring of Daryle Weiss to lead the new sprint...


Jul 28, 2016, 15:20 ET BITA Schools Win State Design/Build Competition

Anaheim High School, Valencia High School and Luther Burbank High School have combined their efforts, completing four playhouse structures, to win...


Jul 28, 2016, 15:19 ET University of Zilina starts the educational programs with JONCKERS

JONCKERS has announced the opening of its Central European Global Business and Language Center in partnership with the University of Zilina,...


Jul 28, 2016, 14:41 ET Global School Stationary Supplies Market 2016-2020

About the School Stationery Supplies Market The demand for school stationery supplies grows in line with developments in the economy such as GDP...


Jul 28, 2016, 14:36 ET IEEE Computer Society Launches The Art of Hacking, Industry's First e-Learning Hacking Course

 Today the IEEE Computer Society (IEEE CS) and NotSoSecure, a leading UK-based Penetration Testing and Hacking Training company, join forces to...


Jul 28, 2016, 14:34 ET El botiquín de emergencia en carretera es un regalo perfecto para los que asistirán a la universidad

El regreso a la escuela está a la vuelta de la esquina y los estudiantes en todo el país pronto empacarán sus autos para dirigirse a...


Jul 28, 2016, 14:04 ET Joyce Foundation Awards $13.7 Million in Grants to Advance Policies on Climate Change, Great Lakes Protection, Gun Violence Prevention, and Workforce Development

 The Joyce Foundation has awarded $13.7 million in grants to support organizations advocating for clean air and clean water in the Great Lakes...


Jul 28, 2016, 12:46 ET The Cordish Companies' Spark Baltimore Partners With Village Capital To Host 2016 Venture Development Program

 The Cordish Companies' collaborative workspace for entrepreneurs, Spark Baltimore and global impact investment firm, Village Capital, have...


Jul 28, 2016, 12:30 ET Learning Management System (LMS) Market Worth 15.72 Billion USD by 2021

According to a new market research report, "Learning Management System Market by Application, Delivery Mode (Distance Learning and...


Jul 28, 2016, 12:23 ET First Ever Mixed Use Property in the Nation's Capital to Combine Charter School Space with Workforce Housing

St. Paul on Fourth Street has acquired a five acre building parcel in Washington, D.C. that will house Lee Montessori and Washington Leadership...


Jul 28, 2016, 11:40 ET Annual Parent Survey Shows Overwhelming Satisfaction with Connections Academy Virtual Schools, Teachers and Curriculum

 Connections Academy, a leading provider of online K-12 schools, released results today from its annual parent satisfaction survey measuring...


Jul 28, 2016, 11:00 ET Walter O'Brien Inspires at 65th Annual California State Science Fair

 Walter O'Brien, the founder and CEO of Scorpion Computer Services, Inc. and the inspiration behind the hit CBS drama, Scorpion was a celebrity...