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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04:00 GMT "OPPO Week" Smartphone Photography Workshop Tours UAE Universities, Offers Prizes for Best Shots

Leading global technology brand, OPPO, is taking its industry-leading smartphone photography expertise to students across the UAE, as part of its...


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 ...


24 Jan, 2020, 10:00 GMT Heads of State, Government Ministers From Over 35 Countries Will Convene for International Summit on Balanced and Inclusive Education in Djibouti

Over 35 governments of African, Asian, Middle Eastern, Pacific, Latin American and Caribbean countries will officially be represented at the III...


24 Jan, 2020, 05:01 GMT Imaginable Futures, New Global Philanthropic Investment Firm Focused on Learning, Spins Off from Omidyar Network

Imaginable Futures, a new global philanthropic firm focusing on unlocking human potential through learning, launched today. Founded and funded by...


24 Jan, 2020, 04:30 GMT Join India's Biggest EdTech Event - EdTechReview Conference, Expo, Pitch & Awards on 5-6 March, 2020

EdTechReview 2020 is a two-day event with Conference, Expo, Pitch & Awards to be held at The Leela Ambience Gurugram, India on 5-6 March, 2020....


23 Jan, 2020, 18:12 GMT IMA Offers 50% Off CMA Fees to Candidates in Lebanon

IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) announced a 50% discount on all CMA fees for new and current members in Lebanon in support of accounting...


23 Jan, 2020, 16:03 GMT Tutors International Issues Comment on the Fallout of the US College Admissions Bribery Scheme

Tutors International, the leading provider of elite private tuition services globally, has released public comment on the 2019 US college admissions...


23 Jan, 2020, 14:04 GMT Applitools Announces Winners of the Global Visual AI Rockstar Hackathon

Applitools, the leading provider of Intelligent Functional and Visual Testing Through Visual AI, today announced the 100 winners and 10 Grand Prize...


23 Jan, 2020, 12:51 GMT Makeblock Announced STEAM On Board Global Program at BETT, Expected to Reach 10,000 Schools in 2020

On Jan 22, Makeblock, the global STEAM education solution provider, showcased at BETT London together with 800 leading educational companies. At...


23 Jan, 2020, 09:15 GMT National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam Makes Spectacular Art Acquisition in the UK

The National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam (Het Scheepvaartmuseum) has purchased two rare, royally commissioned tapestries designed by Willem van de...


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...


23 Jan, 2020, 08:00 GMT Language App Busuu Acquires Live Video Tutoring Company Verbling

Busuu, one of the world's most popular language-learning platforms, today announced that it has acquired the live video tutoring company Verbling....


23 Jan, 2020, 00:01 GMT New Clinical Trial Proves Allen Carr's Easyway to Stop Smoking Seminars Are at Least as Effective as the UK's Gold Standard NHS Stop Smoking Service

The largest and most authoritative research trial of its kind has confirmed that Allen Carr's Easyway (ACE) is now a clinically proven, highly...


22 Jan, 2020, 17:04 GMT Friends of Zion Present Award to Vladimir Putin

Mike Evans, on behalf of the Friends of Zion Heritage Center, announced on Wednesday, January 22nd that he will be bestowing the "Friends of Zion...


22 Jan, 2020, 16:20 GMT Qatar Foundation's Innovation Academy Announces Three Winning Teams

The third edition of the Arab Innovation Academy (AIA), a collaboration between Qatar Science & Technology Park (QSTP) ─ part of Qatar Foundation...


22 Jan, 2020, 13:42 GMT Okayama University Research: Herbal Medicines Can Treat Stomach Disorders

In a recent study published in Scientific Reports, researchers at Okayama University illustrate the potential of berberine, a herbal Chinese...


22 Jan, 2020, 13:20 GMT ViewSonic Unveils Advanced Total EdTech Solution with New Tools and AI Technology

ViewSonic Europe Ltd., a leading provider of visual solutions, announces a range of new enhancements to its total EdTech solutions that will enable...


22 Jan, 2020, 10:00 GMT ViewSonic Becomes a Microsoft Education Partner with myViewBoard for Windows

ViewSonic Corp., a leading provider of visual solutions, today announces that it becomes a Microsoft Education partner. As a result, ViewSonic's...


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, 22:05 GMT Strategic Partnerships, Infrastructure, Technology and Education: Highlights of Day 2 at Ukraine House Davos

On the second day of Ukraine House Davos, panels addressed global trends such as strategic economic partnerships, infrastructure, technology and...


21 Jan, 2020, 13:00 GMT OneTrust Opens Registration for 150 Free PrivacyConnect™ Workshops Across the Globe

OneTrust today announced open registration for 150 free PrivacyConnect™ workshops in over 100 cities. The expanded PrivacyConnect Workshops by...


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...


21 Jan, 2020, 11:23 GMT Fiscal and Monetary Policies Not Enough to Maintain 6% GDP as China's Private Business Sentiment Dips Below Confidence Threshold

In December 2019, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business' (CKGSB) Business Conditions Index (BCI) registered at 49.8, below the confidence threshold ...


21 Jan, 2020, 08:27 GMT Abu Dhabi University Initiates Student Chapter With IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants)

Abu Dhabi University (ADU) announced today the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants), one of the...


20 Jan, 2020, 11:07 GMT New D2L Whitepaper, 'The Future of Lifelong Learning,' Makes Case for Continuous Skills Development

In this global Fourth Industrial Revolution, artificial intelligence, robotics, nanotechnology, and genetics research are accelerating the...