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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Feb 25, 2017, 08:40 ET Securus Announces the Appointment of a Director of Recidivism and Reentry

Securus Technologies, a leading provider of civil and criminal justice technology solutions for public safety, investigation, corrections and...


Feb 24, 2017, 18:17 ET Aceable hires Ben Carolan as Vice President of Strategic Development

Aceable, the mobile education platform and creators of the first state-approved driver's ed app, announced today the hire of Ben Carolan as Vice...


Feb 24, 2017, 15:04 ET University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences Faculty to Present Best Practices in Nursing Education at American Association of Colleges of Nursing's Master's Education Conference

University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences (USAHS), a leading graduate institution that emphasizes health science education through innovative...


Feb 24, 2017, 14:00 ET Secretary Wiessmann Recognizes Pennsylvania Students Participating in National Community Bank Case Study Competition

Pennsylvania Secretary of Banking and Securities Robin L. Wiessmann today commended students from four Pennsylvania universities who will be...


Feb 24, 2017, 13:46 ET Announcing Halcyon

Co-Founders Dr. Sachiko Kuno and Kate Goodall are delighted to announce the launch of Halcyon, a new public nonprofit* evolved from S&R...


Feb 24, 2017, 13:38 ET LACCD Launches Student Rights Task Force Today

The Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) will launch its Student Rights Task Force on Friday, February 24th at 10 a.m. The Task Force was...


Feb 24, 2017, 12:59 ET First Systematic Study of Deadly, Antibiotic-Resistant Fungus Reported

The deadly fungus, Candida auris, which has been found in hospitals, is resistant to entire classes of antimicrobial drugs, limiting treatment...


Feb 24, 2017, 12:41 ET La Fundación Ismael Cala y Next-U concederán 20 becas a jóvenes latinoamericanos

La Fundación Ismael Cala (FIC) y el centro educativo Next-U anunciaron este viernes la concesión de 20 becas para que jóvenes latinoamericanos...


Feb 24, 2017, 12:34 ET La Fundación Ismael Cala y Next-U concederán 20 becas a jóvenes latinoamericanos

La Fundación Ismael Cala (FIC) y el centro educativo Next-U anunciaron este viernes la concesión de 20 becas para que jóvenes latinoamericanos...


Feb 24, 2017, 11:28 ET Hill Named VP of Marketing & Communications at Alvernia University

Deidra Hill, Ed.D., has been named Vice President of Marketing and Communications at Alvernia University, Reading, Pa. She will report to President...


Feb 24, 2017, 11:15 ET Premier Education Group Embark on Joint Venture with AFC Fateh Hyderabad India

Premier Education Group, the UK's largest provider of sport and physical activity, has announced a joint venture with Fateh Hyderabad AFC of the...


Feb 24, 2017, 11:03 ET National Organization for Rare Disorders Awards New Research Grants for Rare Disease Research

The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD), the leading independent, nonprofit organization committed to the identification, treatment,...


Feb 24, 2017, 11:00 ET Ameritech Financial: Preparing for Total Student Loan Forgiveness in 2017

Now that 2017 is fully underway and spring is upon us, Northern California based Student Loan Document Preparation Company Ameritech Financial is...


Feb 24, 2017, 09:59 ET Overlooked African Female Ruler Gets Her Due

Queen Njinga of Angola is one of the most powerful and brave figures in African history. Her story is often overlooked in history books, but she...


Feb 24, 2017, 09:30 ET BioRAFT Releases Academic Safety Package To Help Mitigate Risk For Science Students

Laboratory safety software company BioRAFT has released a solution that will help academic and research institutions reduce risks associated with...


Feb 24, 2017, 09:04 ET Department of Health Investigating Mumps Cases at Pennsylvania State University

Secretary of Health Dr. Karen Murphy announced that the Department of Health is working with Pennsylvania State University, or PSU, to investigate...


Feb 24, 2017, 08:40 ET ATIXA Reissues Position Statement on Title IX, Gender Equity, and Gender Expression

Recent developments have prompted ATIXA to revise and reissue its position statement on the protections of transgender and transitioning people...


Feb 24, 2017, 08:35 ET CyberTraining 365 and ICMCP Join Forces to Offer Expert Cyber Security Training and Decrease the Skills-Gap

We are proud to announce our newest scholarship for the International Consortium of Minority Cybersecurity Professionals (ICMCP). Offering 100...


Feb 23, 2017, 22:07 ET Global Higher Education Testing and Assessment Market 2017-2021

About Education Testing and Assessment Tests and assessments form an essential part of the learning processes as they incorporate various metrics...


Feb 23, 2017, 21:16 ET New Vice President of Academic Affairs and Chief Academic Officer Appointed at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology (TCSPP) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ted Scholz, Ph.D. as Vice President of Academic...


Feb 23, 2017, 21:13 ET Global e-Learning Industry

rt analyzes the worldwide markets for e-Learning in US$ Million by the following Segments: Academic e-Learning, and Corporate e-Learning. The...


Feb 23, 2017, 18:40 ET New Assay May Lead to a Cure for Debilitating Inflammatory Joint Disease

Current treatments for rheumatoid arthritis relieve the inflammation that leads to joint destruction, but the immunologic defect that...


Feb 23, 2017, 16:21 ET 2U, Inc. Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Financial Results

2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU), today reported financial and operating results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2016....


Feb 23, 2017, 16:15 ET EdR Acquires Pedestrian to Campus Community at Auburn University

EdR (NYSE: EDR), one of the nation's largest developers, owners and managers of high quality collegiate housing communities, today announced it...


Feb 23, 2017, 16:05 ET Universal Technical Institute, Inc. Meets Financial Standards Set by U.S. Department of Education

Universal Technical Institute, Inc. (NYSE: UTI), the leading provider of transportation technician training, announced today that the U.S....