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 15, 2017, 16:43 ET PTA Take Your Family to School Week Brings Families into Classrooms Nationwide

National PTA has designated Feb. 13-17 PTA Take Your Family to School Week to encourage families to visit their child's school and strengthen...


Feb 15, 2017, 16:00 ET City of Wilton Manors Announces New Creative and Dance Class Offerings

The City of Wilton Manors' Leisure Services Department has expanded its class offerings even further! Four new classes have been added to the...


Feb 15, 2017, 15:31 ET Massachusetts Approves GED Test Program

The Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education has contracted with GED Testing Service to begin offering the GED test program...


Feb 15, 2017, 14:30 ET Grand Canyon University Debuts Major Commercial Hub

On the bustling northeast corner of 27th Avenue and Camelback Road, Grand Canyon University is turning an area plagued by crime and blight into a...


Feb 15, 2017, 14:23 ET UHLC observes Black History Month with a lecture on race and the law by noted legal scholar and author, Paul Butler

Paul Butler, a Georgetown Law professor, author, and frequent commentator on race and the law, will speak Feb. 16 at the University of Houston Law...


Feb 15, 2017, 13:56 ET Dow, CH2M and Smithsonian join forces to provide professional development to teachers

Providing teachers with world-class training in southern Louisiana is the newest way that Dow and CH2M are helping local students become the...


Feb 15, 2017, 13:01 ET Dr. P. Barry Butler Named New President of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's Board of Trustees has named Dr. P. Barry Butler, Executive Vice President and Provost at the University of...


Feb 15, 2017, 12:15 ET MEDIA ALERT: Cyber Security Expert and SANS Instructor, Robert M. Lee, to Host a Webcast Analyzing the Enhanced Analysis of the GRIZZLY STEPPE Report

In light of the DHS's National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center's (NCCIC) release of an updated GRIZZLY STEPPE report, Robert M....


Feb 15, 2017, 12:14 ET Jazz at Lincoln Center Announces 15 Finalists Bands to Compete in 22nd Annual Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition & Festival

Jazz at Lincoln Center proudly announces the 15 finalist bands that will compete in the 22nd Annual Essentially Ellington High School Jazz...


Feb 15, 2017, 12:05 ET Babson College To Honor Coach Judy Blinstrub For Her 600th Career Win

Babson College women's basketball coach Judy Blinstrub will be honored Wednesday, February 15, 2017, for her legacy of campus leadership that...


Feb 15, 2017, 12:00 ET I.S. 98 Bay Academy students in Brooklyn, NY named winner of Verizon Innovative Learning app challenge national Fan Favorite award

Today nine middle and high school teams from across the country were awarded top prizes in the fifth annual Verizon Innovative Learning app...


Feb 15, 2017, 12:00 ET The Institute of Culinary Education and The New School Announce Zero Waste Food Conference

The Institute of Culinary Education (ICE) and The New School announce the launch of the Zero Waste Food conference, an exploration of sustainable...


Feb 15, 2017, 11:55 ET Celebramos 55 años de excelencia

- 24,000 personas, entre estudiantes, docentes y colaboradores de la Universidad la Salle México, se encuentra caminando juntos hacia el...


Feb 15, 2017, 11:45 ET Anonymous Alerts® and PNW BOCES Partner to Eliminate Bullying, Drugs, and Safety Issues in All New York State Schools

Anonymous Alerts, LLC is now partnered with PNW BOCES to begin distributing its nationally recognized and patented Anonymous Alerts® anti-bullying...


Feb 15, 2017, 11:35 ET National Head Start Association Coming to Cleveland to Study its Success Story

The Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland (CEOGC) today announced that the Executive Director of the National Head Start...


Feb 15, 2017, 11:12 ET 47th Annual Blue Ribbon Children's Festival Brings The Performing Arts To 18,000 LA County Fifth Graders; Event Culminates In All Students Performing A Synchronized Dance Inspired By Ailey II On The Music Center Plaza

More than 18,000 fifth grade students from throughout Los Angeles County will immerse themselves in the performing arts at the 47th Annual Blue...


Feb 15, 2017, 11:00 ET Palo Alto University's Master of Arts Degree Program Receives Accreditation from the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)

Palo Alto University's (PAU) Master of Arts in Counseling programs in Marriage, Couple and Family Counseling and in Clinical Mental Health...


Feb 15, 2017, 10:44 ET M&T Bank Signs New Partnership with Rutgers Business School

M&T Bank and Rutgers Business School have launched a new partnership for the second annual Rutgers Business School New Jersey County...


Feb 15, 2017, 10:23 ET GroovyTek Expands Services to Arizona, Brings Personal Technology Training to the Valley

GroovyTek, an education-based company providing hour-long in-home personal technology training sessions, recently announced the launch of its...


Feb 15, 2017, 10:17 ET Roald Dahl's Imaginormous Challenge kicks off in the U.S. March 1st: Willy Wonka is looking for five NEW lucky golden ticket winners!

Have you ever wondered what a child's idea might look like if it was turned into a theatrical creation, a Hollywood pitch, a short story book, a...