Education This section offers the latest releases in the field of state and private education. 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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10 Oct, 2018, 17:47 BST Third "Follow Up Siberia!" Tour has Ended in Chita

The third tour of the "Follow Up Siberia!" international cross-cultural program launched by Nornickel (the General Partner of the 2019 Winter...


10 Oct, 2018, 17:37 BST International Schools Group Heads to London

- Nord Anglia Education to move their global headquarters back to the UK from Hong Kong - Relocation will create 80 jobs in London...


10 Oct, 2018, 15:03 BST The Academy of Medical Cannabis Announces the UK as its First Learning Centre Launch

The education platform is accepting a new intake of prescribing physicians in anticipation of imminent UK legislation change The Academy of...


10 Oct, 2018, 13:55 BST Normet Supports Education at Savonia University of Applied Sciences

Normet supports education at Savonia University of Applied Sciences by donating 10 000 euros to Savonia. The donation was handed over at Normet...


10 Oct, 2018, 03:58 BST International Schools Group Heads to London

- Nord Anglia Education to move their global headquarters back to the UK from Hong Kong - Relocation will create 80 jobs in London...


09 Oct, 2018, 15:09 BST HKBU Geography Scholar Discovers Strong Evidence for Links Between Africa's Drying Climate and Human Evolution

Professor Richard Bernhart Owen of the HKBU Department of Geography has analysed African lake sedimentary cores and established connections...


09 Oct, 2018, 04:00 BST McGraw-Hill Education Launches Landmark 20th Edition of Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine

McGraw-Hill Education today announced the launch of the 20th edition of Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine in Asia and Africa. First...


08 Oct, 2018, 15:54 BST PolyU Develops eNightLog System for Caring of the Elderly with Dementia

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has developed eNightLog, a multi-function nighttime monitoring system for elderly with dementia, to...


08 Oct, 2018, 12:51 BST Hamad Bin Khalifa University's Qatar Biomedical Research Institute Forms New Partnership With Harvard Stem Cell Institute

New partnership to boost region's first cell-therapy program to tackle diabetes Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI), a premier...


08 Oct, 2018, 10:10 BST Smart Education Market Growth (CAGR 15.96%) Propelled by Increase in Acceptance of E-Learning in Academic and Corporate Set-Ups, and Development in the Number of Mobile Education Applications: Radiant Insights, Inc.

Global Smart Education Market is estimated to grow at a substantial CAGR of 15.96% during the period 2018-2022, product types, and its...


08 Oct, 2018, 09:22 BST Popular Preschool Series Counting with Paula Enters China

Singapore-based award-winning computer graphics animation company Omens Studios has successfully sold seasons 1-3 of its flagship preschool...


05 Oct, 2018, 19:15 BST Edanz Group integrates with ORCID for complete authoring experience

Edanz Group (https://www.edanzediting.com) announced this week a new collaboration with ORCID which will make it possible for authors to connect...


05 Oct, 2018, 08:53 BST Rhodes Forum 2018 'Making Multilateralism Work: Enhancing Dialogue on Peace, Security, and Development' Opens Today in Greece

The Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute (DOC) – Rhodes Forum 2018 will commence this morning on the Greek island of Rhodes. Over 300...


04 Oct, 2018, 18:03 BST HKBU Study: Sunscreen Chemicals Harm Fish Embryos and Could Pose Risk to Humans

A study by Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) has detected an extensive amount of sunscreen chemicals in seawater that could pose a risk to...


04 Oct, 2018, 13:00 BST Interactive Whiteboard Market to Reach US$526.8 mn by 2024 Powered by Demand from Education Sector - TMR

Players that have come to hold a prominent position in the global interactive whiteboard market are Promethean Limited, Smart Technologies Inc.,...


04 Oct, 2018, 12:00 BST FocusPoint International Expands Crisis Management Practice Through a Strategic Partnership With Texas A&M University

FocusPoint International, a global risk consultancy that specializes in the full provision of organizational resiliency solutions for...


04 Oct, 2018, 10:30 BST AstraZeneca Becomes the First Lhasa Member to Realise the Benefits of Mirabilis Through SaaS

Lhasa Limited, an educational charity which creates state-of-the-art in silico prediction and database systems, today announced that AstraZeneca...


04 Oct, 2018, 09:00 BST SBID and BE OPEN Provide a Link Between Creative Education and Business

BE OPEN, the humanitarian think tank founded by international philanthropist and entrepreneur Elena Baturina, and the Society for British &...


03 Oct, 2018, 12:00 BST Watermark and CLICKS Partner to Drive Higher Education Quality and Student Success in the Middle East

Together, they support institutions in conducting meaningful assessment to drive improvements, as well as implementing quality assurance systems to...


03 Oct, 2018, 07:16 BST Normet Corporation and Oulu University of Applied Sciences Develop Their Co-operation

Normet Corporation and Oulu University has signed a partnership agreement to develop their co-operation. With the signed contract, the parties will...


02 Oct, 2018, 13:27 BST Pharma IQ - New Framework For Early Access Programmes Will Provide Lifeline For Desperately Ill Patients

Thousands of patients fighting rare and life threatening diseases rely on early access to novel medications as a viable treatment option. In a...


02 Oct, 2018, 11:59 BST Kanazawa University Research: New Co-polymers for Highly Balanced Ambipolar Performing Organic Field-effect Transistors

Researchers from Kanazawa University report in the Journal of Materials Chemistry C the design, synthesis and properties of two co-polymers for...


02 Oct, 2018, 09:59 BST Victor Dahdaleh Foundation Continues to Support Public Understanding of Global Issues at the Global Progress Summit 2018

The Victor Dahdaleh Foundation and the Dahdaleh Institute for Global Health Research (located at York University in Toronto) were core sponsors of...


01 Oct, 2018, 08:00 BST Thailand partners with OECD to drive internal reforms

Thailand has begun a new partnership with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) in a bid to upgrade its governance and...


30 Sep, 2018, 04:37 BST Scholars from home and abroad reached "Nishan Consensus" to encourage mutual learning among civilizations

After holding over 30 "civilization dialogues" on issues at all times and in all countries, the Fifth Nishan Forum on World Civilizations was...