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 24, 2016, 09:17 ET Texas Education Agency Urged to Investigate Misappropriation of Public Funds, Discrimination and Self-Dealing by Harmony Public Schools

 The law firm Amsterdam & Partners LLP has filed a formal Complaint against Harmony Public Schools (Harmony), urging the Texas Education...


May 24, 2016, 09:09 ET Bloomz Secures $2.3 Million in Capital Investment

 The fast growing pre-K–8 community and messaging app Bloomz announced today that it has secured $2.3 million in capital investment....


May 24, 2016, 09:05 ET Soledad O'Brien Announces 6th Annual Starfish Foundation Gala

 Soledad O'Brien and Brad Raymond today announce the sixth annual 'New Orleans to New York' Gala to help raise funds for the Starfish...


May 24, 2016, 09:01 ET ACT-IAC Voyagers Announces 2016 Graduating Class

 The American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC), the premier public-private partnership dedicated to improving...


May 24, 2016, 09:00 ET Study: 1 Percent of Black Men in US Are Registered Sex Offenders

One percent of all black men in the U.S. are registered sex offenders, and black men enter the sex offender registry at nearly twice the rate of...


May 24, 2016, 09:00 ET 11 Leading Educators Announced as Next Group of Heinemann Fellows

 Heinemann, a division of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, today announced the 2016 class of Heinemann Fellows, a select group of accomplished...


May 24, 2016, 09:00 ET WebAssign Appoints Joe Costanzo to Senior Sales Role

WebAssign, a leading provider of digital instructional solutions for faculty and students, today announced that Joe Costanzo has joined the company...


May 24, 2016, 08:40 ET College Choice Releases 2016 Ranking of the 50 Best Bachelor's in Accounting Degree Programs

 College Choice (http://www.collegechoice.net/), a leading college search and rankings website, has published a ranking of the top fifty...


May 24, 2016, 08:40 ET SoftChalk Releases Major Upgrade to Digital Curriculum Authoring Platform

SoftChalk, LLC, the market leader in providing digital curriculum authoring solutions to K12 and Higher Education schools, today released a major...


May 24, 2016, 08:40 ET Accessible Archives and University of Delaware Complete Partnership

 An agreement between Accessible Archives and the University of Delaware's (UD) Colored Conventions Project (CCP) will allow the innovative use...


May 24, 2016, 08:35 ET Portland Toastmaster Elected to Lead District 7

 District 7 Toastmasters serving Oregon and Southwest Washington announced its new officers for 2016-17. Leanna Lindquist of Portland will lead...


May 24, 2016, 08:30 ET Timothy Murray Joins Voxy's Board of Directors as Executive Chairman

 Voxy, a leading online language solution that offers personalized English language instruction to educational institutions, corporations and...


May 24, 2016, 08:30 ET In-Depth Analysis of Blended and Online Learning Programs Identify Key Characteristics for Success

Over the past year, digital learning policy research and advisory firm Evergreen Education Group conducted in-depth analyses of nine schools that...


May 24, 2016, 08:30 ET OnlineSchoolsCenter.com Releases Their Picks for the Top Online Master's of Nutrition Degree Programs

OnlineSchoolsCenter.com has recently released their list of the Top 13 Online Schools for Master's of Nutrition Degree Programs: a...


May 24, 2016, 08:30 ET Hawaii School Teacher Awarded Global Education Travel Fellowship

 The Teachers for Global Classrooms Program (TGC) recently selected Laurel Matsuda, a teacher at Waimea Country School in Hawaii to travel to...


May 24, 2016, 08:12 ET Toastmasters Helps College Graduates Prepare for Job Market

 As this year's college graduates prepare to land their first "real" job, many believe they are leaving school equipped with the degree and...


May 24, 2016, 08:12 ET DollarDays Works with Google to Help Inspire Future Scientists Through Making

DollarDays International, the nation's leading supplier of wholesale goods for small businesses and nonprofits, is pleased to announce today they...


May 24, 2016, 08:00 ET Joe Marziani Joins Healthcare Education Company VMS BioMarketing

 Joe Marziani has joined VMS BioMarketing as senior vice president of sales, announced Andrea Heslin Smiley, VMS president and chief executive...


May 24, 2016, 08:00 ET Eleven Career Technical Education Programs of Study Receive Excellence in Action Award

 Today, 11 programs of study were recognized as "Excellence in Action" award winners, demonstrating innovative and high-quality Career...


May 24, 2016, 08:00 ET HotSchedules Partners with 360training.com for Accredited Food Safety and Responsible Alcohol Service Compliance Courses

 HotSchedules®, a leading provider of mobile technology for the restaurant and hospitality industries, has partnered with 360training.com...