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 24, 2016, 10:05 ET Dominion Awards $1 Million for Educational Programs Exploring Energy and the Environment

 From wetland restoration to green roof technology, this year's Dominion educational grants will engage students of all ages in a variety of...


Aug 24, 2016, 10:00 ET New Bryn Athyn College Residence Halls Completed in Perfect Time for Move-In

 These most recent additions to Bryn Athyn College's attractive campus reflect the growth in enrollment projected for the small college just...


Aug 24, 2016, 10:00 ET Leslie Bluhm, David Helfand and Chicago Ideas Announce the Sixth Class of Bluhm/Helfand Social Innovation Fellows

 Leslie Bluhm and David Helfand, in association with Chicago Ideas, are proud to announce the 2016 Bluhm/Helfand Social Innovation (BHSI)...


Aug 24, 2016, 09:43 ET Simba Information: Looking for Your Child's Textbook? Check Her Laptop, Not Her Backpack

 As school doors across the country begin opening for the 2016-2017 school year, teachers and students increasingly are picking up laptops,...


Aug 24, 2016, 09:34 ET Born2Global's Startup Dreamsquare Plans Launch of AI-based Mobile Platform for Recruiting Global Talent in October

K-ICT Born2Global Centre, a major Korean government agency under the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning (MSIP), announced on Aug. 24 that...


Aug 24, 2016, 09:26 ET College Students Shouldn't Feel Bad About Switching Majors

Deciding on a major at the start of school and never switching is not beneficial for students, according to a new report released today by...


Aug 24, 2016, 09:17 ET 90% of College Students Say Student Debt Will Influence Presidential Election Choice

 The issue of student debt promises to be a major factor in the 2016 presidential election, judging from a survey conducted by...


Aug 24, 2016, 09:06 ET Mindy Kaling's Brother Reveals How He Got into Medical School by Posing as Black

 After receiving national attention for his "racial farce," Vijay Jojo Chokal-Ingam, brother of Mindy Kaling of The Mindy Project, is...


Aug 24, 2016, 09:00 ET Grainger Celebrates the 10th Anniversary of its Tools for Tomorrow Scholarship Program by Offering Special Grants

 Grainger (NYSE: GWW), the leading broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products serving businesses and institutions,...


Aug 24, 2016, 09:00 ET Young Game Makers to Get Serious about Stretching Their Creativity for More than Fun

 More than fifty college students from South Korea, Netherlands, Japan, and China are flocking to Pohang, South Korea, this week to participate...


Aug 24, 2016, 09:00 ET Most College Students Pay Credit Card Bills in Full Each Month

 Nearly 70 percent of college students have one or more credit cards, and a slightly higher percentage pay off their own balances in full each...


Aug 24, 2016, 08:45 ET College Choice Releases Its 2016 Rankings for the Best Online Masters in Health Informatics Degree Programs

 College Choice, a leading authority in college and university rankings and resources, has published its 2016 rankings for the Best Online...


Aug 24, 2016, 08:30 ET Theology Degrees Names The Top 50 Christian College Athletic Programs

The "college experience" is about more than just the classes you attend. On Christian campuses it's often about the journey you take on both a...


Aug 24, 2016, 08:30 ET AffordableSchools.net Releases Its Affordability Ranking of Online Masters-Level Psychology Degrees

AffordableSchools.net (http://affordableschools.net) -- a college rankings site centering on unique and affordable academic programs -- announced...


Aug 24, 2016, 08:30 ET Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer Announces Inaugural Youth Leadership Council Essay Contest Winners

Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer (DDF) is proud to announce its Inaugural Youth Leadership Council (YLC) Essay Contest winners....


Aug 24, 2016, 08:05 ET American Graduate Day 2016 Focuses On Importance Of Mentorship September 17, 2016

 Broadcast live from Tisch WNET Studios in NYC on public television stations across the country, and streaming on Facebook Live and...


Aug 24, 2016, 08:00 ET Award-Winning Unstuck Expands With Life Courses™

 SYPartners, creators of the award-winning Unstuck, today announced the release of Unstuck Life Courses™. Unstuck is a collection of...


Aug 24, 2016, 08:00 ET Paying College Tuition with a Credit Card Comes with a High Cost

College students who pay their tuition bills with a credit card incur an average "convenience fee" of 2.62%, according to a new CreditCards.com...


Aug 24, 2016, 08:00 ET Groundbreaking Adaptive Placement, Preparation and Learning Solution ALEKS PPL Gets Important Updates for 2016-17 Year

 McGraw-Hill Education, a learning science company, today announced the release of an upgraded version of ALEKS Placement, Preparation and...


Aug 24, 2016, 08:00 ET The Checkout Shopper-Behavior Study Explores This Year's Back-To-School Season

The most recent issue of The Checkout, an ongoing shopper-behavior study conducted by The Integer Group® and M/A/R/C® Research, explores...