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24 Jan, 2020, 16:00 GMT Education for the Last Child, Key to India's Sustainable Growth: CRY

As the world celebrates the International Day of Education today, a close look at India's education status reveals that the nation with the largest...


24 Jan, 2020, 12:14 GMT WISE, an Initiative of Qatar Foundation, Has Unveiled Its Global Education Barometer

On the occasion of the International Day of Education, WISE, an initiative of Qatar Foundation, has released an extensive study on the views of young ...


23 Jan, 2020, 09:05 GMT 'CUE Cards' Launched by Avid Games Entertains and Educates Children and Adults Alike

CUE Cards by Avid Games is designed to inspire curiosity in all ages. With an emphasis on culture and STEM (*Science, Technology, Engineering and...


22 Jan, 2020, 08:00 GMT Age of Learning Launches the Age of Learning Foundation, a Charitable Organization Providing Effective Digital Education Programs Globally to Help Children Furthest from Opportunity Build a Strong Foundation for Academic Success

Education technology innovator Age of Learning today announced the creation of the Age of Learning Foundation, a charitable organization committed to ...


21 Jan, 2020, 12:00 GMT Solway Turns 100 Years Young Together With the Salzburg Festival

In the year of the Salzburg Festival's 100th anniversary, Solway Investment Group will renew and expand its partnership with the Festival. It moves...


16 Jan, 2020, 07:00 GMT "Australia Has Come to Britain's Aid in the Past. It Is Time for Us to Reciprocate," Says Brighton College Head Master

Children at one of England's leading schools, Brighton College, have launched a fundraising campaign in aid of the bushfire emergency in Australia....


14 Jan, 2020, 13:30 GMT Netsweeper Launches New Digital Safety Solution to Assist with the Prevention of Student Suicide

Netsweeper launches nMonitor to enable schools to proactively monitor activity online to identify struggling students including those at risk of...


14 Jan, 2020, 13:00 GMT "Please Save The Koalas," Urges Ty Warner, Releasing New Beanie Boo To Aid Australia

Ty Warner has created Katy Koala to help the endangered Australian wildlife. 100% of all profits from the original sale will be donated to WIRES....


14 Jan, 2020, 12:55 GMT Chakaka Primary School in Malawi, Winner of One Million Liters

Two months after its launch, the One Million Liters initiative, which invited people to join the Sustainable Denim Revolution, now has a beneficiary: ...


14 Jan, 2020, 07:20 GMT Kids Received £273 Pocket Money in 2019, and Saved 38% of it, Reveals RoosterMoney

RoosterMoney, the pocket money app, can reveal that kids received £273 pocket money (£5.25 a week) last year, up 7.5% from 2018, and encouragingly...


13 Jan, 2020, 10:30 GMT Forever Living Products packages 5 million meals to fight world hunger

Forever Living Products is excited to announce reaching its goal of providing 5 million meals to help combat world hunger. Over the course of two...


13 Jan, 2020, 08:35 GMT Infant Formula Ingredient Market Size Worth $38.7 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global infant formula ingredients market size is expected to reach USD 38.7 billion by 2025, expanding at a CAGR of 9.6%, according to a new...


08 Jan, 2020, 17:06 GMT Publication of a Toxicological Study: A Milestone for Jennewein Biotechnologie for the GRAS Approval of the HMO-mix

Jennewein Biotechnology announces another milestone in the worldwide approval of a new product generation, the "HMO-Mix." The data of the...


05 Jan, 2020, 12:10 GMT At an event at the Girls Model School in Nabdam, Ghana, the African Bicycle Contribution Foundation Moves from Donating Free Bicycles to a Collaborative Pursuit of IT and Communications Excellence for Ghanaian Students and Entrepreneurs

The African Bicycle Contribution Foundation (ABCF), which had distributed 500 free Ghanaian-made bicycles, since 2016, at predominantly rural schools ...


02 Jan, 2020, 16:16 GMT Educational Children's Books Included in LibraryBub Selection for January

LibraryBub is the industry's first service dedicated to making vibrant connections between indie and small-press authors and an extensive network of...


31 Dec, 2019, 21:14 GMT With its New "Collaboration for IT and Communications Excellence," the African Bicycle Contribution to Transition from Bicycle Distribution to Contributions of Computer Labs in Rural Ghanaian Schools

Representatives of media outlets are invited to attend as the African Bicycle Contribution Foundation(ABCF), which had distributed a total of 500...


12 Dec, 2019, 05:04 GMT Nexus International School (Singapore) announces issuance of SGD150M of S&P AA-rated bonds

Nexus International School (Singapore) is pleased to announce the issuance of SGD 150 million of twelve-year amortizing bonds which have been rated...


11 Dec, 2019, 10:00 GMT Children not learning? Sometimes eyeglasses offer a solution

Children with visual impairment are lagging behind in both school enrollment and learning outcomes, according to new research from the World Bank and ...


10 Dec, 2019, 18:07 GMT Ministry of Education, Egypt Appoints Promethean as Strategic Education Technology Partner

Global education technology provider, Promethean®, has been appointed by the Egyptian Ministry of Education as a strategic partner to digitally...


03 Dec, 2019, 13:00 GMT Dr. Seuss Enterprises Partners with Sugar Creative to Develop Series of Educational Augmented Reality Apps

Dr. Seuss Enterprises, a leading children's entertainment company, today announced it has commissioned renowned creative innovation studio, Sugar...


03 Dec, 2019, 11:30 GMT Children Entertainment Centers Market to Reach $15.37 Bn, Globally, by 2026 at 8.4% CAGR: Allied Market Research

Allied Market Research published a report, titled, "Children Entertainment Centers Market by Visitor Demographics (Families with Children (0-9),...


25 Nov, 2019, 13:32 GMT One Young World: Kenyan Nationals Selected to Attend Global Youth Summit As Enterprise for Peace Scholars

The winners attended this year's One Young World Summit in London, as part of a global search for the world's most impactful young leaders who are...


20 Nov, 2019, 13:02 GMT 2019 WISE Prize for Education Presented to Larry Rosenstock, Founder of High Tech High, United States

The prestigious WISE Prize for Education has been presented to Mr. Larry Rosenstock, CEO and Founding Principal of High Tech High, a network of...


20 Nov, 2019, 12:20 GMT Police Expert Network on Missing Persons Officially Recognised by Council of the European Union

The Police Expert Network on Missing Persons (hereinafter PEN-MP) was officially recognised by a body of the Council of the European Union, with the...


19 Nov, 2019, 10:29 GMT BLOKEY Banter is Dying Out in the Workplace: British Men Embrace the Culture of the "Modern Man"

A new study reveals that whilst overly masculine behaviours in workplaces are on the way out, there is still a lot to be done by employers in...