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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10:07 ET High Corporate Taxes Obstruct Economic Growth, says Research from Columbia Business School

As the United States experiences another year of lackluster financial growth, economists are looking at corporate tax rates as a cause. But is a...


10:04 ET Intellify Learning Offers Capabilities to Jump-Start Educational Intelligence

Today, Intellify Learning, an educational analytics provider, announced a new solution to tackle a persistent challenge - data collection and...


10:00 ET Former Dean of Columbia School of Journalism Appointed as Founding Dean of the Jindal School of Journalism & Communication, India

Professor Tom Goldstein, a distinguished American journalism educator, administrator and author was appointed as the Founding Dean of the Jindal...


10:00 ET What Food Banks Need to Know About HIPAA; New Resource from Harvard Law School and Feeding America Guides Food Banks Partnering with Health Care Providers

The Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation of Harvard Law School (CHLPI), together with Feeding America, the nation's largest network of food...


10:00 ET Virtus Chief Market Strategist Joe Terranova to Present Keynote On Capital Markets at Quinnipiac University's G.A.M.E. VII Forum

Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRTS), which operates a multi-manager asset management business, today announced that Chief Market...


09:50 ET 20 Cities Awarded Grants by National League of Cities to Support Afterschool and Summer Meals

The National League of Cities (NLC) today announced that 20 cities were awarded grants to create or expand programs providing children with...


09:36 ET Youth In Poverty Six Times More Likely To Experience Detrimental Levels Of Adversity Than Higher-Income Peers

More than one-quarter of children living in poverty (28 percent) experience three or more reported adversities in their adolescence, a rate nearly...


09:36 ET Youth In Poverty Six Times More Likely To Experience Detrimental Levels Of Adversity Than Higher-Income Peers

Center for Promise researchers at Boston University examine adversity's effects on adolescents to support development of interventions leading to...


09:30 ET Mindtree Positioned in Leadership Zone for Publishing, Broadcasting and Education in Zinnov Zones 2016 - Media & Technology

Mindtree, a global digital transformation and technology services company, has been featured in the leadership zone for Publishing, Broadcasting...


09:27 ET Washington State Approves Governor Inslee's Youth Apprenticeship Program

The Washington State Apprenticeship Training Council approved the state's first Youth Apprenticeship program for the local aerospace and...


09:07 ET Vernier Provides STEM Educators with Resources for Collecting Data During the Great American Eclipse

On August 21, 2017, individuals across the United States will have the opportunity to experience a total solar eclipse for the first time in 38...


09:00 ET Environmental Litigation and Enforcement Changes Are Focus of Upcoming ALI CLE Program

American Law Institute Continuing Legal Education (ALI CLE) has announced that Environmental Litigation: Navigating Complex Hazardous Substances...


09:00 ET The French Ministry of Education Partners with Canadian-based Ed Tech Company, Vretta, to Deploy Large-Scale Interactive Assessments

The Division of Evaluation, Planning and Performance (DEPP) at the French Ministry of Education has awarded Vretta the contract to deploy...


08:56 ET North-American Interfraternity Conference Condemns Harvard Policy Shift

While fraternities focus on improving campus culture and strengthening higher education partnerships, Harvard's decision to allow only women's...


08:35 ET Moviola Offers a Year of Film School for $35

moviola.com has released Coffee Break Film School, a comprehensive filmmaking course with video lessons delivered in the time it takes to drink a...


08:30 ET USC Jimmy Iovine and Andre Young Academy for Arts, Technology and the Business of Innovation Opens Doors to a First-of-Its-Kind Graduate Program, Design@USC

The University of Southern California Jimmy Iovine and Andre Young Academy for Arts, Technology and the Business of Innovation announced...


08:30 ET Popular Seminar Shows Teachers a Fair & Valid Way to Assess & Report Progress

Charting progress in the classroom can be a major dilemma for teachers—especially when the only assessment tools and strategies available are for a...


08:30 ET College Choice Releases 2017 Ranking of the 24 Best Online Colleges in Indiana

College Choice, a leading authority in college and university rankings and resources, has published its 2017 ranking for the 24 Best Online...


08:30 ET Opportunity is Invaluable. Let Pitsco Help Fund it.

Pitsco Education appreciates everything educators do to positively affect learners, from providing hands-on projects and engaging curriculum to...


08:00 ET Blackboard Predict Ranked "High" in New Report

Blackboard Predict, Blackboard's leading predictive learning analytics solution, today received a "High" ranking in all five key criteria of the...


08:00 ET Edupoint's Growth in Arizona Continues with Creighton School District's Selection of Synergy

Edupoint® Educational Systems, creator of the industry-leading Synergy® Education Platform for K-12 student information and learning management,...


07:00 ET Voxy Announces $12 Million Funding Round Led by Impact-Focused Investors SJF Ventures and Inherent Group

Voxy (www.voxy.com), a unique web and mobile-based English learning solution based on real-world content, today announced a $12M growth equity...


06:10 ET Five Nonprofits Receive National Award for Driving Positive Change in Underserved Communities from The Atlantic and Allstate

At a social innovation summit in the nation's capital today, The Atlantic and Allstate will honor five nonprofits with Renewal Awards for their...


06:00 ET NASA Legend and Apollo 13 Commander Captain James Lovell Holds News Conference at Morehead Planetarium and Science Center

Hear from the man who now-famously uttered the words: "Houston, we have a problem," and then proceeded to lead his crew to modify the Apollo 13...


06:00 ET Los Angeles LGBT Center Partners with City of West Hollywood to Take Bold HIV Prevention, PrEP Campaign to the Streets--Literally

The non-profit organization and the city that were among the earliest leaders in the fight against HIV are joining forces to empower those at...