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 May, 2020, 08:01 BST Qatari Institutions and Elsevier Sign the Region's First Combined Reading and Publishing Pilot Agreement

Qatar National Library Consortium and Elsevier, a global leader in information analytics, specializing in science and health, agreed a new pilot...


05 May, 2020, 18:00 BST IBM Launches Open P-TECH Globally; Free platform focused on workplace learning and skills will be offered in English, Portuguese and Spanish

At its Think Digital conference today, IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced the launch of Open P-TECH, a free digital education platform focused on workplace...


05 May, 2020, 08:00 BST Bocconi University's New Research Laboratory on COVID-19

Bocconi University and the social sciences are at the forefront of the fight against the coronavirus pandemic: with this in mind, the new Covid...


04 May, 2020, 20:19 BST Universities Must Step Up to Survive After COVID-19, Global Experts Urge in Economist Intelligence Unit Panel Sponsored by Qatar Foundation

Students will have the power to bankrupt universities that do not meet their expectations in a post-COVID-19 world, a US educator has warned at the...


04 May, 2020, 13:28 BST TalenTeam Supporting Local Schools Through the COVID-19 Crisis

In response to Coronavirus, TalenTeam is supporting the local community by sponsoring and enabling a few local primary schools to take teaching...


04 May, 2020, 07:00 BST RoosterMoney Reveals How Pocket Money Habits Are Changing During Lockdown

RoosterMoney, the pocket money app, reveals that kids are spending more online since the lockdown began, with the major shift being towards games...


01 May, 2020, 01:52 BST Connecting Des Moines Students For Distance Learning

More than 32,000 students enrolled in the Des Moines Public Schools (DMPS) resumed their coursework this week as teachers in Iowa's largest school...


30 Apr, 2020, 14:00 BST New AACSB CEO is Academic Leader and Industry Advisor

AACSB International (AACSB) announces Caryn L. Beck-Dudley as its new president and CEO, effective June 2020. AACSB is the world's largest business...


30 Apr, 2020, 11:17 BST Enstoa Launches Colonnade - a Collection of Expert-led, Virtual, Professional Development Courses

Enstoa, Inc., the only company that focuses exclusively on accelerated digital transformation for the built environment, today announced the launch...


30 Apr, 2020, 11:17 BST Enstoa Launches Colonnade - a Collection of Expert-led, Virtual, Professional Development Courses

Enstoa, Inc., the only company that focuses exclusively on accelerated digital transformation for the built environment, today announced the launch...


30 Apr, 2020, 10:38 BST Global launch of KidsLoop platform ushers in a new era for the early learning industry

Calm Island, a leading global EdTech company, held an online streaming event to mark the global launch of its adaptive early learning platform,...


29 Apr, 2020, 14:43 BST Greater Than Launches App-to-car Unlocking; No-hardware Connection

Greater Than, the AI-based insurtech company launches the market's first app2car (app-to-car) solution that removes the barrier of in-car hardware....


28 Apr, 2020, 17:52 BST Ministry of Culture Launches the World's First e-learning Platform for Arabic Calligraphy and Islamic Decorative Arts

Steeped in rich cultural heritage, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has for centuries been home to some of history's finest Arabic calligraphers and...


28 Apr, 2020, 05:30 BST Jagora University and Akholi Give 10,000 Students in Cameroon Free University Education

Today, Jagora and Akholi launched a pilot program in Cameroon, giving free university education to 10,000 students through Jagora University. This...


28 Apr, 2020, 05:00 BST Ecolog International Donates Technical Devices During COVID-19 Challenging Times to Children With Limited Access to Digital Resources

ECOLOG International, a leading global provider of integrated services, technology, environmental solutions, energy, logistics, engineering and...


27 Apr, 2020, 13:14 BST SDRPY Launches Health and Education Sector Projects in Hadhramaut, Al-Mahra and Socotra Provinces

The Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen (SDRPY) launched a project Sunday to support the health sector in Hadhramaut Governorate,...


27 Apr, 2020, 09:00 BST Palacký University Olomouc: Czech Scientists Contribute to the Development of One-dimensional Non-metallic Conductors

An international team of scientists, involving researchers from the Regional Centre of Advanced Technologies and Materials (RCPTM), the Faculty of...


27 Apr, 2020, 03:00 BST CKGSB Survey Studies Factors Affecting Resilience and Work Resumption

In light of COVID-19, a unique survey conducted in China--led by Dr. Zhang Xiaomeng, Associate Dean and Associate Professor of Organizational...


24 Apr, 2020, 09:00 BST VR/AR Training Company Virti Announced As Winners of NHSX Challenge For Community COVID-19 Response Training

VR/AR corporate training company Virti has been awarded funding as part of NHSX's TechForce19 challenge to gain further evidence and scale their...


24 Apr, 2020, 08:00 BST University Careers Services and Employers Launch New Online Resource to Support Students During Coronavirus Crisis

A new online site for students across the UK and Ireland is now live. NextStepSupport.org (www.nextstepsupport.org) is a one-stop shop for the latest ...


24 Apr, 2020, 07:00 BST Educational Platform Toolshero Offers Global Support in Self-development During Quarantine

The Coronavirus has surprised us worldwide and forced many people to stay indoors. In trying to make the best of the situation, students and...


24 Apr, 2020, 05:30 BST 'Study With Australia' to Open Doors to Education Globally

The Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade) has partnered with social learning platform, FutureLearn.com, to provide free online...


22 Apr, 2020, 17:34 BST SPbPU is the First Among Russian Universities in the THE University Impact Rankings 2020

On April 22, the British edition of Times Higher Education published the ranking "Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings 2020". Peter the...


22 Apr, 2020, 16:54 BST Mango Languages Offers Free Language Learning Worldwide Through Community Outreach Initiative

With this week being National Library Week, Mango Languages looks to connect people with language learning through their Public Library Community...


22 Apr, 2020, 16:31 BST Icelandic Genomes Elucidate Neanderthal Heritage of Europeans

Scientists at deCODE genetics and colleagues from the Max Planck Institute and universities in Denmark and Iceland today publish in Nature the first...