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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06:00 GMT Britannica launches "Curiosity Day" to Empower your mind, Embolden your heart, and Discover your Curiosity

Encyclopaedia Britannica, which yesterday marked its 250th anniversary and 25 years on the Internet, kicked off its second quarter of a millennium...


00:01 GMT SThree Raises £1 Million for SOS Children's Villages Charity to Support Underprivileged Children

STEM's leading recruiter, SThree plc, has raised £1m to support underprivileged children with programmes designed to help their dream futures become...


10 Dec, 2018, 18:16 GMT MathemaTIC Wins Gold for the Best Advance in Custom Content

Vretta and SCRIPT, Luxembourg Ministry of Education, received the coveted Gold Award from the Brandon Hall Group for MathemaTIC in the category Best...


10 Dec, 2018, 16:58 GMT Ajman University Students Earn Top Honors for Sustainable Home in Solar Decathlon

Team AquaGreen, representing Ajman University (AU) in the United Arab Emirates, won top honors in two separate categories in the prestigious Solar...


10 Dec, 2018, 16:10 GMT Part-time School Teaching 'Does not Benefit Pupils', says Tutors International Founder Adam Caller

Adam Caller - founder of leading global tutoring company Tutors International - released a statement this week proposing top three reasons why...


10 Dec, 2018, 15:00 GMT As China's First and Only Host Institution for the Amgen Scholars Program, Tsinghua University is Accepting Global Applications

In November 2018, the Amgen Foundation expanded the Amgen Scholars Program (ASP) to 24 premier educational and research institutions worldwide....


10 Dec, 2018, 06:22 GMT 2018 MakeX Robotics Competition Unveiled Global Champions and 2019 Programs to Online Matches

On December 9, MakeX Robotics Competition, initiated and sponsored by Makeblock, held its 2018 global finals at Nansha Stadium Guangzhou and...


07 Dec, 2018, 18:03 GMT Reimagine Education Awards 2019: QS and Wharton Announce the 'Oscars' of Educational Innovation

A company providing virtual laboratory experiences, one of the pioneers of blockchain-powered certification, and a university-led initiative...


06 Dec, 2018, 21:21 GMT School Loop Acquired by Think3

Think3, has acquired School Loop Inc., a leading provider of Learning Management (LMS) and Content Management (CMS) solutions used by major K-12...


06 Dec, 2018, 16:34 GMT Benchtop NMR Expands the Application Scope of Spectroscopy Far beyond Traditional Markets

Commercialized in 2012, the benchtop NMR spectrometers market is expected to grow at double digit rate with focus on academics and pharmaceuticals....


06 Dec, 2018, 15:53 GMT Discover Why it's Time to Revolutionize the Role of the Chief Innovation Officer at the 13th Annual New Product Innovation & Development: A Frost & Sullivan Executive MindXchange

Frost & Sullivan is pleased to announce that Mohan Nair, Senior Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer, Cambia Health Solutions, will give a...


06 Dec, 2018, 13:04 GMT Haag-Streit Academy Announces Key Education Course Dates for 2019

Haag-Streit UK, the leading manufacturer and distributor of gold-standard optometry and ophthalmic equipment, is delighted to announce the...


06 Dec, 2018, 10:10 GMT Medical Simulation Market Size Worth $5.25 Billion by 2026: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global healthcare/medical simulation market size is estimated to reach USD 5.25 billion by 2026, according to a new report by Grand View...


06 Dec, 2018, 09:00 GMT Encyclopaedia Britannica to Mark 250th Anniversary and 25th Year on the Internet

Encyclopaedia Britannica will celebrate 250 years of continuous operation on Monday, December 10. The anniversary also coincides with the 25th...


06 Dec, 2018, 01:00 GMT Echidna Giving Grants Philanthropy University $500,000 To Support Its Innovative Approach To Building Capacity Of Mission-Driven Organizations In The Global South

Echidna Giving, a philanthropic fund that joins with critical thinkers, innovators and practitioners to advance education in the developing world,...


05 Dec, 2018, 17:11 GMT Cannabis Compliance Inc. and University of Guelph Join to Offer Cannabis Workshops for Graduates

Cannabis Compliance Inc., ("CCI") of Toronto, Ontario is pleased to partner with University of Guelph to offer cannabis workshops to industry...


05 Dec, 2018, 16:48 GMT London College of Creative Media Hosts Opening Ceremony for New Music Box Campus

London College of Creative Media (LCCM) held a ceremony on Tuesday 4 December to celebrate the opening of the "Music Box", the new home of the...


05 Dec, 2018, 14:10 GMT The First Conference For a Common Arab Vision For Digital Economy in Abu Dhabi 16-17 December 2018

Legislative and planned investment climate for knowledge-based, non-compete digital infrastructure unification in the Arab World Under the patronage...


05 Dec, 2018, 05:01 GMT The LEGO Foundation awards $100 million to Sesame Workshop to bring the power of learning through play to children affected by the Rohingya and Syrian refugee crises

Today, the LEGO Foundation announced that it is awarding a $100 million grant to Sesame Workshop to ensure that young children affected by the...


04 Dec, 2018, 18:00 GMT 2018 Educational Writers’ Award #EWA18: FAR FROM HOME Wins the UK’s Sole Award for Creative Educational Writing

The winner of the 2018 Educational Writers' Award is FAR FROM HOME: Refugees and Migrants Fleeing War, Persecution and Poverty by Cath Senker, a...


04 Dec, 2018, 00:01 GMT Abertay University Games Courses Achieve TIGA Accreditation

TIGA, the trade association representing the video games industry, is excited to announce the accreditation of the following game development courses ...


03 Dec, 2018, 16:51 GMT Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities Unveils First-of-its-Kind HouseZero Lab & Prototype

The Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities (CGBC) at the Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD) announced today the completion of HouseZero,...


03 Dec, 2018, 12:52 GMT Oodi Opens in Helsinki, Marking a New Era of Libraries in the World's Most Literate Nation

The flagship library for a nation of booklovers, Oodi sets a new standard for public libraries around the world. With a mandate to promote lifelong...


03 Dec, 2018, 10:47 GMT Financial Times Asia-Pacific Business Schools 2018: ACEM Ranked First for the Second Consecutive Years

The Financial Times (FT) first launched the Asia-Pacific Top Business Schools Ranking in 2017. Recently, the ranking was released again on Dec. 3,...


03 Dec, 2018, 10:40 GMT Student Information System Market (CAGR of 16.06%) 2018 Report Focuses on Current Market Size, Trends, Opportunities, Challenges and Competitive Landscape: Radiant Insights, Inc.

The global Student Information System Market is projected to grow at a significant CAGR of 16.06% during the period 2018-2022. A student information...