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 Chess Mates: Saint Louis Chess Club Pairs Inner City Students with Local Police through New Scholastic Program

Three prominent St. Louis organizations are bringing together three chess enthusiasts to benefit the city's youth. The Chess Club and Scholastic...


10:59 ET Unigranrio Partners With Blackboard To Double Its Distance-Learning Students

Unigranrio, a leading higher education institution in the Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro, has signed a partnership with Blackboard to optimize...


10:49 ET Meet The Next Generation Of U.S. College Global Citizens Who Are Changing The World

IES Abroad, a leading not-for-profit organization providing access to 125+ study abroad and internship programs in more than 35 cities around the...


10:13 ET Jackie Robinson Foundation to Honor Alex Gorsky, Chairman and CEO of Johnson & Johnson, Claire Smith, Pioneering Sports Journalist, at the Foundation's Annual ROBIE Awards Dinner

The Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) announced that it will honor Chairman and CEO of Johnson & Johnson, Alex Gorsky, with the ROBIE...


09:55 ET Former Drake University Trustee Files Title IX Retaliation Lawsuit Against School In Disabled Son's Wrongful Sexual Assault Investigation

In a first-of-its-kind Title IX retaliation case, a former member of the Board of Trustees of Drake University filed a lawsuit against the school...


09:15 ET August Jackson Agrees To Acquire Feats

August Jackson, a leading brand communications agency, announced today that it has entered an agreement to acquire P.W. Feats, Inc., a nationally...


09:15 ET Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Samsung Encourage Youth to Explore the 'Science of Every Day'

Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Samsung Electronics America, Inc. have extended their partnership to engage more kids and teens in science,...


09:05 ET TRIANNI Signs Agreement with Stanford University for Use of The Trianni Mouse in Vaccine Research

Trianni, Inc. ("TRIANNI") announced today that it has entered into a license agreement with Leland Stanford Junior University (Stanford University)...


09:02 ET New Research Showcases Disruptive Innovators in Higher Education

Leaders in higher education tasked with implementing change may find that the factors that make higher education resilient also create...


09:00 ET Education Edge Canada (PMI REP and IIBA EEP) Acquires Talent Connected Worldwide

Education Edge Canada, a premier project management, Agile Scrum and Business Analysis Education and Project Consulting Company is partnering with...


09:00 ET Nearly 15 Years Later, Sarbanes-Oxley Act Doesn't Appear to Have Decreased Accounting Misbehavior

In the wake of U.S. President Donald Trump's executive order to roll back the Dodd-Frank Act, another set of financial regulations could face...


08:53 ET Mosaic451 Awarded Master Agreement by The Organization for Educational Technology and Curriculum to Provide Security Services

Mosaic451, a bespoke cybersecurity services provider and consultancy, announced today that the company was awarded a master agreement by The...


08:40 ET College Choice Releases 2017 Ranking of the Most Affordable Online Bachelor's in Nursing Degrees

College Choice, a leading authority in college and university rankings and resources, has published a ranking of the 20 Most Affordable Online...


08:40 ET Texas A&M University School of Law Announces the Launch of Two Fully Accredited Online Curricula in Wealth Management & Risk Management

Texas A&M University School of Law announces the launch of revolutionary online graduate curricula in Wealth Management and Risk Management —...


08:35 ET 500+ Music Schools to Offer Free Music Lesson for Teach Music America Week - March 20-26

This year, over 500 music schools from 47 states will participate in the third annual Teach Music America Week by offering a complimentary music...


08:32 ET Advocates to Visit Jefferson City to Demand Resources for Schools to Help Fight Suicide

Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death and the second leading cause of death among college aged students. To help prevent this tragic loss of...


08:30 ET PCS Edventures Announces $586,000 STEM Order

PCS Edventures!.com, Inc., (PCSV) a leading provider of K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) programs, today announced the...


08:30 ET 2U, Inc. CEO and Co-founder Chip Paucek to Present at the Pacific Crest 12th Annual Emerging Technology Summit

2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU), today announced that CEO and co-founder Christopher "Chip" Paucek will present at the Pacific Crest 12th Annual Emerging...


08:00 ET VitalSmarts Releases Crucial Conversations® Online Training

VitalSmarts, a TwentyEighty, Inc. company and an innovator in corporate training and leadership development, today announced that the award-winning...


08:00 ET Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation Combined With Computer Games At Home Reduces Cognitive Symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis

Patients with multiple sclerosis had better problem solving ability and response time after training with a technology called transcranial direct...


07:02 ET CH2M Foundation invests in STEM education, sustainable communities

In recognition of Engineers Week, Feb. 19 to 25, the CH2M Foundation announces an investment of more than $1 million during 2016 into its strategic...


07:00 ET How I Saw It: Dr. Richard Sandor's Newest Book Released in U.S.

The latest book by Dr. Richard Sandor, renowned financial innovator, environmental finance expert and University of Chicago Lecturer, is now...


06:00 ET Committed to Compounding Education, Spectrum Pharmacy Products Announces Open Enrollment for New Center of Compounding Excellence, Spectrum Pharmacy Institute

Spectrum Pharmacy Products, a division of Spectrum Chemical Manufacturing Corporation, announces open enrollment for the company's new center of...


03:30 ET Magna Carta College, Oxford - MBA Bursary Awards £1500 Towards Full MBA Programme Fees

Magna Carta College, Oxford has announced that it will offer a limited number of bursary awards (£1500) to successful applicants who are...


03:00 ET Royal Society of Chemistry accreditation first for Sino-foreign university in China

The Department of Chemistry at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University has become the first at an independent Sino-foreign university in China to...