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.

Latest Education

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...


29 Sep, 2018, 12:25 BST Pascal Lamy Joins Faculty at China's Leading International Business School, CEIBS

Pascal Lamy, former Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and former European Commissioner for Trade, is the latest...


28 Sep, 2018, 11:22 BST Finalists Announced: European Social Innovation Competition 2018 Enters Final Phase

The European Commission announces the finalists of the 2018 European Social Innovation Competition. Congratulations to all of them! The 10...


28 Sep, 2018, 11:16 BST Open Source Wood-Auszeichnungen für Architekturstudenten auf der RE-EASA 2018

Metsä Wood stellte die Teilnehmer der RE:EASA 2018-Konferenz vor die Herausforderung, ihre eigenen Designs für die Open Source Wood-Initiative zu...


28 Sep, 2018, 08:00 BST Dennis and Mireille Gillings Foundation Donation Unites Funders for £1.35M Programme to Develop a New Generation of Leaders in Medical Science

The Academy of Medical Sciences is delighted to announce a pledge of £600,000 from the Dennis and Mireille Gillings Foundation towards a pilot...


27 Sep, 2018, 22:10 BST Hamad Bin Khalifa University's Translation and Interpreting Institute Invites Submission of Abstracts for 10th Annual International Conference in Qatar

With a theme of Translation Beyond the Margins, the conference is expected to attract hundreds of scholars, academics, and researchers to Doha...


27 Sep, 2018, 20:24 BST BMO Capital Markets to Donate C$1.6 Million Following Equity Through Education Trading Day, Totaling More Than C$20 Million Since Program's Inception

BMO Capital Markets today announced that its 2018 Equity Through Education trading day raised C$1.6 million toward educational scholarships for...


27 Sep, 2018, 16:10 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 the United Kingdom and across...


26 Sep, 2018, 19:47 BST UNICEF announces new partnership with Microsoft to address education crisis affecting displaced and refugee children and young people

UNICEF launched today a new partnership with Microsoft Corp. to tackle the education crisis impacting children and young people affected by...


26 Sep, 2018, 18:00 BST President Bio, President Macron, and Prime Minister Solberg Join Bill and Melinda Gates at Goalkeepers 2018 in New York City

Additional participants include Amina J. Mohammed, Graça Machel, David Miliband, Loyiso Madinga, and Kailash Satyarthi Second annual Goalkeepers...


26 Sep, 2018, 09:00 BST Oxygen vs. Nanochip: Scientists Show the Vulnerability of a Promising Two-Dimensional Semiconductor to Air, and Discover New Catalyst

For the first time ever, an international team of scientists from NUST MISIS, the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, the University of Namur...


25 Sep, 2018, 21:56 BST Focus on China-CEE Cooperation During Prague Leg of CEIBS Europe Forum

The historic Prague Castle was the venue for a frank and fruitful discussion on how China and the countries of Central and Eastern Europe can work...


25 Sep, 2018, 17:13 BST QS Global MBA & Business Masters Rankings 2019

The world's best business schools for budding entrepreneurs Stanford University's Graduate School of Business has been named the world's...


25 Sep, 2018, 16:41 BST Elsevier Announces the Winners of the 2018 Tetrahedron Prize

Developers of the "Buchwald-Hartwig amination" recognized for their outstanding contributions to organic chemistry Elsevier, the global...


25 Sep, 2018, 15:30 BST USW Opens Specialist Aerospace Engineering Facility at Dubai South

H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman, Dubai Aviation City Corporation, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority (DCAA), Chairman...