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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Aug 29, 2016, 19:18 ET Travel Oregon Awards More Than $500,000 for Local Tourism Projects

 An artisan food trail, wayfinding signage and non-stop air service will now be available for visitors and locals, thanks in part to $560,000...


Aug 29, 2016, 16:57 ET Estudiantes y diseñadores recientemente graduados de las facultades de The Art Institutes debutarán sus colecciones primavera/verano 2017 durante la Fashion Week de Nueva York

Para nueve diseñadores del sistema de facultades de The Art Institutes, la Fashion Week de Nueva York representa la oportunidad de hacer gala...


Aug 29, 2016, 16:03 ET The Advisory Board Company to Participate in Upcoming Conferences

The Advisory Board Company (NASDAQ: ABCO) announced today that it will participate in two upcoming investor conferences. The Company's Chief...


Aug 29, 2016, 13:57 ET The Princeton Review® Releases 25th Annual College Rankings

According to a Princeton Review survey that asked 143,000 students at 381 top colleges to rate their schools on dozens of topics and report on...


Aug 29, 2016, 13:30 ET SANS Institute, RP/6 and the USO Bring Cybersecurity Training Program for Transitioning Veterans to Colorado Springs

 SANS Institute, in collaboration with RP/6 and the United Service Organizations (USO), today announced that SANS will offer 100%...


Aug 29, 2016, 12:54 ET Research from Columbia Business School Reveals How to Shorten Emergency Room Wait Time

 According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, demand for emergency health care services is rapidly increasing, causing...


Aug 29, 2016, 12:47 ET Hydro-Québec to contribute to funding research on energy, environmental and climate change issues

BOSTON, MA, Aug. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Hydro-Québec President and Chief Executive Officer Éric Martel announced today that...


Aug 29, 2016, 12:44 ET Parents Reduce Children's Risky College Drinking By 30 Percent With Innovative Summer Program, LMU Study Finds

 Packing up your child for college? Don't forget the toothbrush, warm clothes, and appropriate attitudes about alcohol consumption. A study...


Aug 29, 2016, 12:35 ET Students and Recent Graduates from Art Institutes schools to Debut Spring/Summer 2017 Collections During New York Fashion Week

For nine designers from The Art Institutes system of schools, New York Fashion Week is an opportunity to showcase the talent, determination, and...


Aug 29, 2016, 12:24 ET After-school Tutoring Market in China 2016-2020

About After-School Tutoring After-school tutoring is the largest segment of the non-formal education market in China. The learning process...


Aug 29, 2016, 12:21 ET MUSC registers annual economic impact of $3.8 billion in Charleston metro area

 Each year, the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) has an economic impact of $3.8 billion in the Charleston metropolitan area and...


Aug 29, 2016, 12:14 ET Kentucky Students Talk Live with NASA Astronauts on Space Station

 Students in Hyden, Kentucky, will have the opportunity to speak with two NASA astronauts currently living and working aboard the International...


Aug 29, 2016, 12:13 ET What Hidden Safety Risks Could Your Child Face During Back-to-School Season?

 As students head back to school during a year when traffic deaths have climbed nine percent, the automotive safety initiative MyCarDoesWhat...


Aug 29, 2016, 11:47 ET The Digital Transformation of The American College of Financial Services

 The American College of Financial Services is proud to introduce a new digital campus that modernizes the student experience and makes earning...


Aug 29, 2016, 11:22 ET Canvas Network Reveals Series of Open Courses Focusing on Engaging Girls in STEM Fields

Canvas Network, an open online educational platform from Instructure, today announced that it will be hosting courses focusing on engaging girls in...


Aug 29, 2016, 11:14 ET Amherst Exempted Village School District and Mercy Announce Naming Rights Relationship

AMHERST, Ohio, Aug. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Amherst Exempted Village School District today announced a long-term relationship with Mercy for...


Aug 29, 2016, 11:00 ET Changing the World of Bullying, One Lunchbox Note at a Time

Bullies, gossip, rumors, cliques…sound all too familiar? As back-to-school quickly approaches, so does kids' fears of lonely lunchrooms and...


Aug 29, 2016, 11:00 ET Raising A Reader Joins Forces With Pennsylvania Masons For Statewide Rollout Of Children's Literacy Program In Public Schools Across Pennsylvania

 In their continuing support for communities across Pennsylvania, the Masons have provided more than a quarter million dollars to be used for a...


Aug 29, 2016, 11:00 ET New Spin On School Meals: Pinwheels Among New Items From E S Foods

How would you like to serve your students raspberry filled Biscuit Sticks at breakfast, Philly Steak & Cheese Pinwheels for lunch, and Hot...


Aug 29, 2016, 10:10 ET IsDB, Gates Foundation Support New Program for Women Scientists in Middle East, North Africa

The International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) launched today the design phase of a new major regional program to empower young Arab...


Aug 29, 2016, 10:00 ET Cloud Security Alliance and SAFECode to Host Inaugural Developer Day Training Event in Bay Area as Part of Privacy.Security.Risk 2016 Conference Event

The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world's leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a...


Aug 29, 2016, 09:38 ET Affordable Care Act Has Improved Access to Health Care, but Disparities Persist, Says New Study Review by University of Miami and Florida Atlantic University

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has substantially decreased the number of uninsured Americans and improved access to health care, though insurance...


Aug 29, 2016, 09:02 ET IES Abroad Film Festival Selects Five Finalists for 3rd Annual Student Film Competition; Fans Encouraged to Vote for their Favorite Entry on Facebook

 IES Abroad, a leading not-for-profit organization providing access to study abroad programs in more than 20 countries and 35 cities around the...


Aug 29, 2016, 08:55 ET SMRP Announces Annual Scholarship Recipients

The Society for Maintenance & Reliability Professionals (SMRP) is pleased to announce the recipients of its annual scholarship program. The...


Aug 29, 2016, 08:40 ET Author of New Book "Motivate Yourself" Offers Tips for Parents Who Want to Boost Their Child's Self-Confidence in the New School Year

 Andro Donovan, who began her career teaching English literature to disengaged students, learning how to inspire them about their lives and...