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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24 May, 2017, 13:12 ET Fluke helps educators upgrade their labs with the Pressure Calibration Tool Grant Program

Educators and process technicians alike understand that when it comes to pressure calibration and troubleshooting the right test tools make all the...


24 May, 2017, 12:57 ET Spelman College Selects Studio Gang to Design New Center for the Arts & Innovation

Spelman College is pleased to announce the selection of Studio Gang to design the College's new Center for the Arts & Innovation. Founded by...


24 May, 2017, 12:12 ET $100 million gift establishes Duchossois Family Institute to develop 'new science' focused on optimizing health

A Chicago-area family with a deep commitment to supporting science and medicine is giving $100 million to establish The Duchossois Family Institute...


24 May, 2017, 12:00 ET The Philip R. Shawe Scholarship Competition Has Selected the Top Briefs from Competing Law Students' Mock Appeals of the Unprecedented Decisions in the TransPerfect Case in Delaware

The Philip R. Shawe Scholarship Competition, sponsored by Phil Shawe, Co-CEO of TransPerfect, the world's largest privately held provider of...


24 May, 2017, 11:53 ET Mount Saint Mary's University joins the Partnership for a Healthier America to offer healthier choices on campus

The Mount Wellness movement marches on. This month, Mount Saint Mary's University announced it will join the Partnership for a Healthier America...


24 May, 2017, 11:30 ET UNC School of the Arts grant program is latest initiative establishing the conservatory as incubator for arts-based innovation

When Lindsay Bierman first visited the campus of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) in Winston-Salem, he saw untapped...


24 May, 2017, 11:07 ET The American Law Institute Approves Model Penal Code: Sentencing

ALI members voted at The American Law Institute's 2017 Annual Meeting to approve the Proposed Final Draft of Model Penal Code: Sentencing....


24 May, 2017, 10:35 ET Weaving together the fundamentals for success in the fashion industry

Sarah Jacobson was researching MBA programs when she came across an advertisement for Rutgers Business School's Master in Business of Fashion. The...


24 May, 2017, 10:34 ET Timex Launches Time Telling Mobile App Developed with Scholastic

Timex, a global leader in timekeeping for over 160 years, launches Timex Time Machines Mobile App developed with Scholastic the global children's...


24 May, 2017, 10:05 ET Schoology Enhances User Experience With Microsoft® Office 365 Integration

Microsoft tools are changing the classroom, and teachers and students benefit when these resources mesh with existing technology. Schoology, the...


24 May, 2017, 10:00 ET New Program at Blackburn College Welcomes Transfer Students With Free Tuition

Students can now "test-drive" Blackburn College with free tuition and experience the school's unique educational setting. "We saw this as an...


24 May, 2017, 09:33 ET National Spelling Bee Welcomes 291 Spellers For 90th Year Of Proud Tradition

The Scripps National Spelling Bee, presented by Kindle, reaches a significant milestone this year — its 90th national bee. Champion spellers, all...


24 May, 2017, 09:30 ET The Georgia School of Orthodontics Announces New Faculty Appointment

Nandakumar Janakiraman, B.D.S, M.D.S., MDentSc has been named associate professor with the Georgia School of Orthodontics (GSO), which consists of...


24 May, 2017, 09:22 ET College Students Win $10,000 for Sparking Business Innovation, Improving Livelihoods and Delivering Meaningful Social Impact

The student team from John Brown University in Siloam Springs, Arkansas, earned $10,000 in prize money and was named the 2017 Enactus United States...


24 May, 2017, 09:00 ET Comcast NBCUniversal Awards $188,000 in Scholarships to 178 Pennsylvania High School Seniors

Comcast NBCUniversal today announced that it has awarded approximately $188,000 in scholarships for the 2017-18 school year to 178 Pennsylvania...


24 May, 2017, 09:00 ET Like Where You Live? Rutgers Poll Shows Neighborhood Satisfaction Differs Depending on Race and Income

Most adults in New Jersey are happy with the neighborhood they live in and satisfied with their access to healthy food; places to walk and...


24 May, 2017, 09:00 ET Course Hero Wins 2017 MediaPost Appy Award for Best Education App

Course Hero, an online learning platform that empowers millions of students and educators to succeed, today announced its Android app won the 2017...


24 May, 2017, 09:00 ET DaDaABC: A People Oriented Company

At the intersection of education and technology, the online education market is currently experiencing rapid growth because of widespread internet...


24 May, 2017, 09:00 ET China and the US Look Forward to New Exchanges on Education Following ASU GSV Summit

The 2017 ASU GSV Summit wrapped up its eighth annual session on May 10 in Salt Lake City with over 3,000 educators, policy makers and investors in...


24 May, 2017, 08:53 ET Earn a $2,000 College Scholarship from Uhelpfund

Innovatively redesigned crowdfunding platform Uhelpfund announces an exciting opportunity for college students to earn $2,000 towards tuition. The...


24 May, 2017, 08:45 ET VIN Foundation Announces Solutions for the Profession Competition Winners

The VIN Foundation is excited to announce the winners of its first annual Solutions for the Profession Competition. Three creative students were...


24 May, 2017, 08:40 ET Collective Opens 2017 Bill Caspare Memorial Fund Diversity Scholarship Call for Applications

Advertising technology provider Collective today announced that applications for the 2017 Bill Caspare Memorial Fund Diversity Scholarship are now...


24 May, 2017, 08:35 ET Compliance Education Institute Offers Vendor Risk Management Tools as Add-ons for Any Program

Compliance Education Institute (CEI) is now offering a series of vendor risk management tools to enhance an existing vendor management program....


24 May, 2017, 08:30 ET Nonprofit Colleges Online Releases 2017 Rankings of Best Online Master's in Electrical Engineering Degree Programs

Nonprofit Colleges Online, a website dedicated to putting students before profits has published a ranking of Best Online Master's in Electrical...


24 May, 2017, 08:30 ET DBLTV Announces Winners of the Inaugural "Gain the American Dream" Scholarship

On May 10th, 2017, Mr. President Marks, President and Founder of DBL Tycoon Vision, announced the winners of the organization's initial scholarship...