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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04:00 ET New Multi-year Partnership Sees Times Higher Education Continue to Draw on Elsevier's Scopus Data for its World University Rankings

Elsevier, the information analytics business specializing in science and health which is part of RELX Group, and Times Higher Education (THE), the...


Jan 17, 2018, 19:00 ET Paying for Your Kid's College While in Debt? Not Impossible, Says American Financial Benefits Center

Saving or paying for a child to go to college can be a challenge, even more so if the parent is also dealing with debt, including their own student...


Jan 17, 2018, 15:37 ET Researchers Discover Structure of Anti-Aging Hormone

A new study reveals the molecular structure of a protein called alpha(α)Klotho, and how it helps to transmit a hormonal signal that slows...


Jan 17, 2018, 15:25 ET Kimbal Musk Goes to Detroit with Big Green Plan to Build Learning Gardens and Food Literacy Programs in 100 Schools Across the Motor City

Today, Big Green, a national nonprofit organization dedicated to building a healthier future for kids, is announcing that it will expand to Metro...


Jan 17, 2018, 15:24 ET Skaggs family makes "transformational" lead gift toward The Scripps Research Institute's Graduate Program endowment

The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) announced that the Skaggs family has made a lead gift through their foundations toward TSRI's $100 million...


Jan 17, 2018, 14:00 ET Academic Partnerships Now Accepting Proposals for 2018 Faculty Research Grant Program

Academic Partnerships (AP), a leading provider of online services for higher education, is now accepting applications for its Spring 2018 Faculty...


Jan 17, 2018, 13:06 ET Babson College Names Gustavo Trindade Director Of Miami Campus

Babson College has appointed Gustavo Trindade, Babson MBA Class of 2017, Director of Babson Miami--the institution's newest global hub. At Babson...


Jan 17, 2018, 13:00 ET Pennsylvania ranks in bottom half of per capita investments in high-quality pre-k

Pennsylvania Partnerships for Children (PPC) today released a report in its role as a principal partner of the Pre-K for PA Campaign urging...


Jan 17, 2018, 12:02 ET Nation's Largest Pre-College Scholarship Now Accepting Applications

The Cooke Foundation today announced the opening of the application period for its Young Scholars Program, the largest high school scholarship and...


Jan 17, 2018, 12:00 ET National Constitution Center Quarterly Events Calendar, January - March 2018

The National Constitution Center kicks off 2018 by bringing the Constitution to life for visitors of all ages through interactive programs and...


Jan 17, 2018, 11:57 ET Behavioral Nudging Model Increases Persistence in STEM Majors at Community Colleges

Through a joint initiative by Jobs for the Future (JFF) and Persistence Plus, approximately 10,000 students at four leading community colleges in...


Jan 17, 2018, 11:45 ET Two Day Workshop: Vendor and Supplier Qualification Program for FDA Regulated Industries (Boston, MA, United States - June 28-29, 2018)

The "Vendor and Supplier Qualification Program for FDA Regulated Industries" conference has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The...


Jan 17, 2018, 11:42 ET Saint Mary's Press & Georgetown Researchers Release Two-Year National Study On Disaffiliation In Young Catholics

Saint Mary's Press Catholic Research Group and The Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate at Georgetown University (CARA) have unveiled the...


Jan 17, 2018, 10:53 ET Saw Mill Capital Announces the Acquisition of MeTEOR Education

Saw Mill Capital Partners II, LP and affiliated private equity investment funds managed by Saw Mill Capital LLC (Saw Mill), in partnership with the...


Jan 17, 2018, 10:31 ET iNACOL Webinar Provides Overview of the U.S. Department of Education's Innovative Assessment Pilot for States and Districts

The U.S. Department of Education is now accepting applications for its Innovative Assessment Pilot. States and districts can apply for the Pilot...


Jan 17, 2018, 10:30 ET MIT Sloan CIO Symposium Announces 2018 Leadership Award Nominations

The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium seeks nominations for the 11th Annual MIT Sloan CIO Leadership Award, with the winner and finalists to be...


Jan 17, 2018, 10:17 ET Study finds most students in most nations cannot clear the bar set by Common Core or NAEP benchmarks

A detailed report released today concludes that the vast majority of students in most countries cannot demonstrate proficiency as defined by one of...


Jan 17, 2018, 10:00 ET Tulsa Artist Fellowship is accepting 2019 applications

The Tulsa Artist Fellowship (TAF) is accepting 2019 applications for its year-long fellowship program. TAF will award up to 30 fellowships in 2019...


Jan 17, 2018, 09:57 ET SAS® powers new report cards for more than 2,600 North Carolina schools

States around the country are seeking simpler ways to provide parents and others meaningful information on K-12 school performance. Analytics...


Jan 17, 2018, 09:55 ET Certification validates healthcare professionals' net revenue skills and knowledge

Healthcare professionals can earn the qualification of certified net revenue analyst (CNRA) from Crowe Horwath LLP, the developer of the Crowe...


Jan 17, 2018, 09:53 ET New England Law | Boston to Enhance Technology and Innovation Curriculum in 2018

New England Law | Boston today announced it will formalize its technology and innovation offerings in 2018, creating new options within the...


Jan 17, 2018, 09:30 ET SANS Institute Awarded EARN Maryland Grant; Seeks To Grow State's Cybersecurity Talent Pipeline

Bethesda-based SANS Institute has been awarded an EARN (Employment Advancement Right Now) Implementation Grant from the Maryland Department of...


Jan 17, 2018, 09:15 ET Knewton Launches Alta, Fully Integrated Adaptive Learning Courseware for Higher Education, Putting Achievement in Reach for Everyone

Knewton today announced the launch of Alta, the company's fully integrated adaptive learning courseware for higher education. Available at $44 per...


Jan 17, 2018, 09:04 ET New Nationwide Survey on Gout Finds Patients with Gout and Chronic Kidney Disease are Sub-Optimally Treated

A new online survey was conducted by National Kidney Foundation (NKF) to determine what patients and health care professionals (HCP) know, or think...


Jan 17, 2018, 09:00 ET CBORD announces partnership with Tapingo

CBORD, the leading provider of campus card technology to US universities, today announced a partnership with mobile ordering company Tapingo. The...