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28 Feb, 2020, 08:05 GMT SMART Founder Neil Brick Speaks at Child Abuse Conference in Dundee, Scotland

THE ORGANISED AND RITUALISED ABUSE OF CHILDREN: THE CURRENT INTERNATIONAL SITUATION - February 26, 2020 at the West Park Conference Centre, Perth...


26 Feb, 2020, 13:00 GMT Moonbug Premieres Original Series "Mia's Magic Playground" on NENT Group's Viaplay

Moonbug, a global entertainment company that develops and distributes fun and safe content for kids, today announced that the original series Mia's...


25 Feb, 2020, 13:00 GMT Edutainment Market was Valued at US$ 2,405.3 Mn in 2018 and is Expected to Reach US$ 9,894.3 Mn by 2027, Owing to Increased Investments to Provide Better Learning Experiences; Says Absolute Markets Insights

In today's digitized world, people are adopting new courses apart from classic classroom training methods to accelerate their learning experience....


25 Feb, 2020, 08:00 GMT Arcadia Highlights the Need for Accessible Applications and WCAQ 2.0 / 2.1 Compliance

European laws set requirements for governmental and educational websites to be accessible by people with different disabilities. Most of the...


21 Feb, 2020, 20:58 GMT Tutors International Reports Record Requests for Private Tuition in Central and South America

Leading elite private tuition provider Tutors International has seen a significant surge in enquiries for full-time private tutors in Central and...


18 Feb, 2020, 09:00 GMT Funexpected Edtech Start-up Wins Big at Kidscreen Awards

Funexpected Maths, which is developed by Funexpected, a UK startup with Russian roots that aims to "excite kids with maths and foster their...


18 Feb, 2020, 07:40 GMT Southern Asset Management Xiao Jiaqian expresses confidence in the outlook for China's education industry

The coronavirus outbreak in China has led to the country's primary and secondary school students completing the unusual first lesson of the new...


18 Feb, 2020, 07:00 GMT AnythingforHire.com: Delaying Release Dates for School Proms Could Affect Transport Hire Availability

It's that time of year when everyone starts thinking about their school prom. And from planning the perfect outfit to picking a dream date, there are ...


14 Feb, 2020, 10:00 GMT Ascensia Continues to Proudly Support Life for a Child's Spare a Rose Fundraising Campaign in 2020

Today, Ascensia Diabetes Care, a leading global diabetes care company, announced that they will be continuing their support for this years' Spare a...


11 Feb, 2020, 09:35 GMT Human Milk Oligosaccharides Market Size Worth $101.5 Million By 2027: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global human milk oligosaccharides market size is anticipated to reach USD 101.5 million by 2027, according to a new report by Grand View...


07 Feb, 2020, 08:00 GMT UK Managers and Parents Believe Apprenticeships Promote Diversity, Creative Pioneers Research Shows

Research released today by Creative Pioneers, the apprenticeship programme founded by the IPA and powered by Arch, finds that UK managers believe...


02 Feb, 2020, 12:07 GMT Spielwarenmesse Achieves New Highs for Internationality and Quality

Opening its doors for the 71st time, the Spielwarenmesse has clearly asserted its position as the world's leading industry event. The international...


28 Jan, 2020, 22:19 GMT Spielwarenmesse Presents ToyAwards for Innovations with Strong Potential

For five exhibiting companies, the 71st edition of the Spielwarenmesse has got off to a particularly successful start. At the Opening Show of the...


28 Jan, 2020, 10:05 GMT No 1. Children's Cookery Author Teams Up With Edx Education

Edx Education is excited to announce its partnership with the UK's no. 1 children's cookery author Annabel Karmel. The food expert is supporting Edx...


27 Jan, 2020, 13:40 GMT DCU Research News: 25% of Primary School Age Children Cannot Run Properly; Basic Movement Skills Development Stalls at Age 10

Researchers at Dublin City University have carried out an all Ireland study of over two thousand primary school children on the island of Ireland,...


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...