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Marketwired - Schools and Courses, Colleges/Universities

Last Build Date: Thu, 07 Dec 2017 13:31:24 EST

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Treasurer Unveils New Program to Help Make Higher Education Accessible for More California Families

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 13:00:00 EST

SACRAMENTO, CA--(Marketwired - December 07, 2017) - California State Treasurer John Chiang and ScholarShare 529, one of the nation's top performing college savings plans, today announced the launch of a new program to help low- and moderate-income California families jumpstart saving for college.

School Districts are Receiving Letters of Complaint from the Office of Civil Rights (OCR)

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 11:08:22 EST

PROVIDENCE, RI--(Marketwired - December 07, 2017) - Schools and school districts across the country have received letters of complaint from The Office of Civil Rights (OCR), and the frequency of these letters does not seem to be slowing down. The OCR is holding schools and school districts accountable for the accessibility of their websites.

Websites and digital materials are required to be accessible to people with disabilities, just as brick-and-mortar commercial buildings are required to follow standards to make their location equally accessible to all people, no matter their physical limitation. To fully commit to an equal experience for all students and parents, schools of the twenty-first century must embrace the advantages that accessible websites provide and start thinking about their digital presence being a place of public accommodation.

Lexington Hires Medical Device Reimbursement Experts

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 09:00:00 EST

Company engages Navigant Consulting to formulate strategy for coverage policy

Influenster Announces the 2017 Women in STEM Scholarship Recipients

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 11:30:00 EST

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 05, 2017) - Influenster, the leading product discovery and reviews platform, today announced the recipients of the Influenster 2017 Scholarship for Women in STEM. These outstanding recipients are university students who specialize in fields that span from design engineering to applied mathematics, and who embody the potential for what the future of STEM holds.

Research Findings Indicate Strong Public Support for Teachers

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 11:00:00 EST

Survey from Kelly Services(R) shows changes are needed in the teaching profession

PSB Academy students to enjoy always-on learning with Pearson partnership

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 23:23:00 EST

SINGAPORE--(Marketwired - Dec 4, 2017) - PSB Academy, Asia's Future Academy, has appointed Pearson Education South Asia as its preferred learning partner for a suite of digital learning services today.

Site d'injection sur un corridor scolaire : Les familles ne seraient plus les bienvenues à Montréal ?

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 11:54:41 EST

MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - 1 déc. 2017) - Les parents d'élèves de l'école Marguerite-Bourgeoys (ci-nommés les Parents) ont, à nouveau, été visés par une publication du 30 novembre sur la page Facebook intitulée "Citoyens pour le site d'injection supervisée dans Centre-Sud", page dont par ailleurs ni les affirmations ni les « rectifications » quant à l'événement du 24 novembre dernier à 17h45 devant le site n'ont été corroborées par les instances responsables du projet SIS à Spectre de rue, le CIUSSS.

The world's largest education prize showcase inaugural laureates' contribution at the Yidan Prize Award Presentation Ceremony and Summit

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 04:00:00 EST

HONG KONG, CHINA--(Marketwired - Dec 1, 2017) - The Yidan Prize Summit will open in Hong Kong on December 11 2017, for the first time featuring the Prize's inaugural laureates - Professor Carol S. Dweck of Stanford University and Ms Vicky Colbert, founder and director of Fundación Escuela Nueva in Colombia - to showcase their pioneering work and to call for a new round of nominations for the 2018 awards.