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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May 02, 2016, 07:00 ET Scholastic Brings Summer Reading To Communities Nationwide With First-Ever, 10,000-Mile "Summer Reading Road Trip"

Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, is taking its annual Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge...


May 02, 2016, 07:00 ET EdR Announces First Quarter 2016 Results

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


May 02, 2016, 06:43 ET Alexia Parks 10TRAITS Leadership Institute has been accredited by Colorado State University

 Alexia Parks 10TRAITS Leadership, the only global leadership training program based on the Female Brain, is now a two credit, on-line,...


May 02, 2016, 00:01 ET U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for May 2: Taught-Ology

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: TAUGHT-OLOGY Profile America — Monday, May 2nd. Before...


Apr 30, 2016, 10:58 ET UMD Breaks Ground on Brendan Iribe Center for Computer Science and Innovation

The University of Maryland celebrates today the groundbreaking of the Brendan Iribe Center for Computer Science and Innovation, a new building...


Apr 29, 2016, 19:51 ET McGraw-Hill Global Education Announces Preliminary Results of Tender Offer for 9.75% First-Priority Senior Secured Notes due 2021 and Related Consent Solicitation

On April 18, 2016, McGraw-Hill Global Education Holdings, LLC ("MHGE") and McGraw-Hill Global Education Finance, Inc. (together with MHGE, the...


Apr 29, 2016, 19:30 ET L. Ron Hubbard's Birthday Now Official N.J. Religious Holiday

 The New Jersey State Board of Education added the birthday of Scientology Founder L. Ron Hubbard, March 13, to its list of 100 official state...


Apr 29, 2016, 19:09 ET College Success Foundation Partners with Safeway, Albertsons and ESPN for Giving Campaign to Benefit Low-income Students in Washington State

The College Success Foundation is proud to partner with Safeway, Albertsons and 710 ESPN Seattle on a special...


Apr 29, 2016, 18:02 ET Teachers and Presidential Candidates Drive ProCon.org to Record Traffic in First Quarter 2016

ProCon.org, America's leading source for pro and con research on controversial issues, announced a major record in web traffic. The first quarter...


Apr 29, 2016, 17:46 ET Liberty Power and the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation Partner Again for Fourth Annual Liberty Power Bright Horizons Scholarship Awards

 Liberty Power, the nation's largest owner-operated retail electricity provider, is proud to announce the launch of the fourth annual Liberty...


Apr 29, 2016, 16:06 ET The American College, Creighton University Announce Academic Partnership

 Officials at The American College of Financial Services and Creighton University today signed a formal academic partnership designed to...


Apr 29, 2016, 15:33 ET BASIS Independent Manhattan Launches Fall 2017 Admissions Campaign

 BASIS Independent Manhattan, the newest private school from the nationally ranked, world acclaimed BASIS.ed network just launched a series of...


Apr 29, 2016, 15:28 ET Fashion Week Cleveland Sets Pace for Regional Fashion and Design

Fashion Week Cleveland (FWC) 2016 makes its presence known in the world of fashion, apparel and design by way of a series of events held in...


Apr 29, 2016, 15:20 ET Bunker Hill Community College Intern at Raytheon Wins National Internship Award

John Michael Kawooya, a BHCC student working as an intern at Raytheon in Waltham, Massachusetts, has won the national Two-Year Program Student...


Apr 29, 2016, 15:18 ET Helen Lozada is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional

Helen Lozada is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional in the field of Higher Education. Helen is the Acting Associate...


Apr 29, 2016, 14:49 ET Berryessa Union SD Uses Bond to Save $12.5 Million through Integrated Solar and STEM Program

 Berryessa Union School District (BUSD) celebrated the beginning of its new, district-wide initiative to empower student success through an...


Apr 29, 2016, 14:39 ET Aegis Identity Software Launches Education Community Platform - EduZone

 Aegis Identity Software, Inc., a leading education technology (Ed-Tech) provider of Identity and Access Management solutions for the education...


Apr 29, 2016, 14:24 ET Future Engineers to Create Rube Goldberg™ Machines for Goodyear's STEM Career Day

 As part of its 2016 STEM Career Day, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) issued a $17,000 challenge to students in grades 6-12...


Apr 29, 2016, 14:12 ET Young Scientists from Around the State Will Compete For Top Honors at the 65th California State Science Fair

 Nearly 1,000 of the state's top middle and high school students will convene for the final round of competition in the 65th annual California...


Apr 29, 2016, 13:48 ET Southern California Dealer Provides Ram Pickup, Fiat 500X as Rewards for Area Students, Teachers

- Honors students and educators with perfect school year attendance - "It's a Gas to Go to Class" giveaway now in its fifth school...