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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11:00 ET The Hasty Pudding Theatricals Announces Octavia Spencer as 2017 Woman of the Year

The Hasty Pudding Theatricals, the oldest theatrical organization in the United States, announces Oscar winning actress, OCTAVIA SPENCER as the...


11:00 ET Kumon Franchise Opens First Math and Reading Learning Center in Belmont, North Carolina

Thousands of parents in Belmont, North Carolina will now have access to an individualized learning program for their preschool to high school aged...


10:55 ET Kumon Franchise Expands in the DMV with the Opening of Two Math and Reading Centers in Maryland

Thousands of additional parents in the DMV area will now have access to an individualized learning program for their preschool to high school aged...


10:30 ET Walmart Expands Partnership with Cengage to Offer Free High School Diploma and Career Training to Family Members of Associates

BOSTON and BENTONVILLE, Ark., Jan. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Walmart has expanded its partnership with Cengage, an education and technology company,...


10:20 ET Eröffnung der britischen Top-Schule Shrewsbury in Hongkong für 2018 geplant

Bildungsbehörde von Hongkong gibt Shrewsbury Zuschlag für Bau neuer Schule, um Hongkong als beliebtestes Ziel für ausländische Fachkräfte...


10:13 ET The Cordish Companies Makes Second Major Philanthropic Gift To Niagara County Community College Foundation (NCCC)

The Cordish Companies and NCCC President James P. Klyczek announced a second major charitable donation of land and a building to the college. The...


10:00 ET Experts on peace and conflict resolution to address World Peace Conference 2017 in Ann Arbor

A panel of experts on peace and conflict resolution, including a Nobel Peace Prize laureate, will present on the opening day of World Peace...


10:00 ET Utah economy expected to continue to prosper in 2017

Utah's economic expansion is expected to continue in 2017, according to the latest Economic Report to the Governor. The report, released today...


09:37 ET Charter School Capital Acquires Detroit Public Safety Academy Facility

Charter School Capital, the nation's leading provider of growth capital and facilities financing to charter schools, announced today that its...


09:30 ET Dominion to Award $1 Million in Environmental Education and Stewardship Grants

Dominion Resources announced today that it will once again provide $1 million in environmental grants this year through its charitable arm, the...


09:25 ET Princess Grace Foundation-USA Announces 2017 Applications for Princess Grace Awards in Theater, Playwriting, Dance Performance, Choreography and Film

The Princess Grace Foundation-USA (PGF-USA) announces the availability of applications for the 34th annual Princess Grace Awards in Theater,...


09:05 ET CyberVista Launches First-Of-Its-Kind Initiative To Increase Diversity In The Cybersecurity Field

Cybersecurity education and workforce development company CyberVista today announced the launch of a new program designed to provide women and...


09:05 ET ImPACT Applications Earns Provisional Accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to Provide Courses for Physicians and Healthcare Providers

ImPACT Applications, Inc., developer of ImPACT® and ImPACT Pediatric®, announced today it has been granted Provisional Accreditation by the...


08:40 ET Public Consulting Group to Take Part in Three Panels at SXSWedu

Public Consulting Group (PCG) is very pleased to be returning to SXSWedu, the iconic education conference in Austin, Texas, in March. We are...


08:34 ET Master of Project Academy Celebrates 50K Users with 50% off Online Certification and Training Courses

Master of Project Academy, provider of flexible online certification courses for the busy IT and business professionals, recently surpassed 50,000...


08:30 ET Homework Help App, Socratic, Launches Math Features

Just six months after launching the Socratic app, founders Chris Pedregal and Shreyans Bhansali announce the next major step in making learning...


08:02 ET Kiddie Academy® Invites Families to Attend Second Annual DanceParty!

Research shows that dance has a positive impact on body image, balance and coordination, and is also a natural anti-depressant. This winter, Kiddie...


08:00 ET New Study Reveals Association Between Dry Food Diet and Increased Risk of Diabetes in Normal-Weight Cats

A recent study conducted by researchers at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences found an increased risk of Diabetes Mellitus (Type 2) in...


08:00 ET TRIGO, Supported by Ardian, Acquires French Specialist EURO-SYMBIOSE

Acquisition strengthens expertise in quality audit, training and consulting With support from its majority shareholder Ardian, the...


08:00 ET Ximbio Opens North America Office in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Ximbio, a non-profit online one-stop-shop for the global life science community to share research resources, has opened its first North American...


07:00 ET Record Number of Libraries Surpass One Million eBook and Audiobook Checkouts with OverDrive in 2016

Librarians worldwide will be celebrating their record-breaking digital book checkouts at the American Library Association's (ALA) MidWinter...


07:00 ET New Cornell Certificate Provides Women Essential Framework and Negotiation Tools to Break Through Barriers to Leadership Success

Women today are half of the workforce at the beginning of the corporate talent pipeline, yet barely 19 percent at the CEO level—and...


06:30 ET Temple University Hospital Celebrates 125 Years of Providing Indispensable Health Care and Honors Longtime Employees

Temple University Hospital (TUH), founded in 1892, will kick-off its historic 125th anniversary today during the hospital's annual Employee...


06:28 ET El estudio deCODE demuestra que variantes en la secuencia del genoma ligados con alargar la formacion educativa están bajo selección negativa

En un estudio publicado hoy, los científicos de genética de la empresa deCODE utilizan los datos genómicos y genealógicos de la población de...


04:11 ET Top British School Shrewsbury to Open in Hong Kong in 2018

Shrewsbury International School Hong Kong, today, announced that it has been selected by the Hong Kong Education Bureau to build a new, world-class...