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 25, 2016, 12:46 ET Arizona Dairy Farmers give back to community, support education with milk mustache contest

 The estimated 1.5M gallons of milk produced by Arizona dairy farms each day fuel a lot more than strong bones and healthy teeth! For nearly 50...


Aug 25, 2016, 12:11 ET Students Can Apply for Largest Community College Transfer Scholarship

Outstanding community college students with financial need who want to transfer to four-year colleges or universities have until noon ET Oct. 25 to...


Aug 25, 2016, 12:05 ET Babson Executive and Enterprise Education Launches Multi-Year Program For Kenyan Women Entrepreneurs

 Babson Executive and Enterprise Education has established Launch and Grow: The Kenyan Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership Program, a first of...


Aug 25, 2016, 12:00 ET Study Shows Protein Complex Essential to Creating Healthy Blood Cells

A group of proteins best known for helping to activate all mammalian genes has been found to play a particularly commanding role in the natural...


Aug 25, 2016, 11:00 ET U.S. Chamber of Commerce and Boy Scouts of America Partner to Help Bring Career Possibilities to Life

 With studies showing that youth participation in mentorship programs before college helps better position them for jobs, the Boy Scouts of...


Aug 25, 2016, 10:36 ET One in Ten Students Blow Over £2700* Within First Fortnight of Term

New poll of students and parents reveals financial challenges facing UK students during the first term - Over half (51%) of students spend...


Aug 25, 2016, 10:00 ET Innovation Experts Fill Curriculum Gap for Tomorrow's Creatives

 Studies suggest that up to 95 percent of today's employers give hiring preference to college graduates with skills to innovate, yet most...


Aug 25, 2016, 10:00 ET Top 10 Things Teachers Look Forward to When Heading Back to School

 Grab your backpacks, notebooks, pencils and pens. School is back in session! The Meemic Foundation, a non-profit organization created by...


Aug 25, 2016, 10:00 ET Success of Eastern Michigan University marketing program highlighted in international competition; student teams take first and third place

Two student teams from Eastern Michigan University's Integrated Marketing Communications graduate program placed first (Gold award) and third...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:50 ET iNACOL Webinar Reflects on Field of K-12 Competency-Based Education and Identifies Emerging Issues

On Thursday, September 29, 2016 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET, the International Association for K-12 Online Learning (iNACOL) is hosting a...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:30 ET Nix® Launches First-Ever Lice Tracker

 Nix®, the #1 pediatrician and pharmacist recommended brand for lice treatment, announced today the launch of the Nix® Lice Tracker:...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:30 ET The American Veterans Center Announces Video Contest For Teens To Bridge Generation Gap By Interviewing Veterans

 Although there are almost a million World War II veterans still living, this generation is rapidly disappearing and their untold stories of...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:15 ET Booktrack Classroom Enhances Platform With Microsoft Technology To Drive Education And Get Kids Reading

 Teachers looking to instill a love of reading in their students are getting strong support from Microsoft, thanks to a new collaboration...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:09 ET Teachers Invited to Workshop on Zika Prevention and Using Insects in the Classroom

School teachers from Florida and other states are invited to attend a workshop on Saturday, September 24, 2016 at the Orange County Convention...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:05 ET Synopsys Announces Results of Robert S. Hilbert Memorial Optical Design Competition

Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS) today announced that students from the University of Rochester, University of Saskatchewan, University of Southern...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:00 ET 2016 School Library Journal School Librarian of the Year Announced

The 2016 School Librarian of the Year Award winner and two finalists were announced today by School Library Journal (SLJ). Sponsored by Scholastic...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:00 ET What These NAACP Law Fellows Say They Learned & Surprised Them about Kellogg

  Tweetable Highlights: @KelloggCompany sponsors NAACP Law Fellows program, continues focus on integrity and respect for all...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:00 ET Marketo Helps Educators Around the World Strengthen Connections With Students

 Marketo, Inc., the leading provider of engagement marketing software and solutions, is reaching new customers in the higher education industry...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:00 ET Boys & Girls Clubs of America And Nestle Team Up With Olympic Champions For National Fitness Competition

  On August 4th, the Rose Bowl Stadium roared as more than 200 area youth gathered for the National Fitness Competition's "Gold Medal Games."...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:00 ET Ally teams with Boys & Girls Clubs to deliver school supplies to Detroit-area students and kick off new Backpack Café program

 In honor of Back to School season, Ally Financial distributed backpacks and school supplies to 600 Detroit-area students at Boys & Girls...


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Offizielles Portal der Weltkonferenz über Online-Lernen   Toronto, Kanada - Oktober 2017   Contact North | Contact Nord,...


Aug 25, 2016, 08:35 ET McGill University Implements Destiny One to Improve the User Experience and Enhance Efficiencies in Both French and English

McGill University's School of Continuing Studies (SCS) is improving the student experience and streamlining processes for staff by implementing...


Aug 25, 2016, 08:30 ET McGraw-Hill Education Unveils All-New Suite of Wonders K-6 English Language Arts Solutions for the 2016-2017 School Year

 As part of an ongoing effort to improve literacy across all student populations, learning science company McGraw-Hill Education today...


Aug 25, 2016, 08:00 ET Bloomberg Philanthropies and Harvard University Launch Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative

Bloomberg Philanthropies and Harvard University are jointly announcing the launch of the Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative, an...


Aug 25, 2016, 08:00 ET Meet Sensei's Officers at the College of Law Practice's 2016 Futures Conference

 Sensei President, Sharon Nelson and Vice President, John Simek are eagerly anticipating their visit to the College of Law Practice...