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Published: Tue, 25 Oct 2016 06:22:11 EDT

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Hailiang Education Reports Full Year Fiscal 2016 Financial Results

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 06:19:00 EDT

HANGZHOU, China, Oct. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Hailiang Education Group Inc. (Nasdaq: HLG) ("Hailiang Education" or the "Company"), a provider of private K-12 educational services in China, today announced its financial results for the fiscal year 2016 ended June 30, 2016. As of this...

Discovery Point Targets North Carolina for Further Expansion

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 06:00:00 EDT

(image) DULUTH, Ga., Oct. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a report from the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), there is a rising percentage of children attending center-based care before kindergarten. As parent, relative and non-relative care...

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Keeper Security Added to Internet2 NET+ Program for Higher Education Cyber Theft Protection

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 05:00:00 EDT

(image) CHICAGO, Oct. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Keeper Security, Inc., the world's leading password manager and secure digital vault, announced today it has become an Internet2 member, also joining the Internet2 NET+ Program—a standards-based service portfolio designed by higher education...

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New Oriental Announces Results for the First Fiscal Quarter Ended August 31, 2016

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 04:00:00 EDT

(image) BEIJING, Oct. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- New Oriental Education and Technology Group Inc. (the "Company" or "New Oriental") (NYSE: EDU), the largest provider of private educational services in China, today announced its unaudited financial results for the first fiscal quarter ended August...

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U.S. News & World Report Announces 2017 Best Global Universities Rankings

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 00:01:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, Oct. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. News & World Report, the global authority in education rankings for more than 30 years, today released the 2017 Best Global Universities rankings. The overall rankings are the largest and most comprehensive assessment of...

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Pan Am International Flight Academy Signs Strategic Alliance Agreement with Swift Air

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 20:43:00 EDT

MIAMI, Oct. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Pan Am International Flight Academy announced today the signing of a Strategic Alliance Agreement and Hiring Pipeline Agreement with Swift Air LLC, a Florida based airline, to provide qualified pilot applicants to the airline.  As part of the agreem...

Bridgepoint Education Schedules Third Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call for November 8, 2016

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 20:00:00 EDT

(image) SAN DIEGO, Oct. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridgepoint Education (NYSE: BPI) will release its third quarter 2016 financial results after market close on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. The Company will host a conference call and webcast for investors and analysts to discuss these results at...

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The First Statewide Green Schools Conference Celebrates 10 Years

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 19:29:00 EDT

(image) PASADENA, Calif., Oct. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The tenth annual Green California Schools and Community Colleges Summit will take place at the Pasadena Convention Center on November 2-3. The first major statewide green schools event, the Summit was created to support green...

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New Program For Venture Cap Investors in Ontario to Benefit Ventures in University of Toronto's Creative Destruction Lab

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:17:00 EDT

(image) TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the first time in Canada, start-up ventures will be permitted to raise funding from venture cap investors through a two-year program authorized by the Ontario Securities Commission. The new program is part of the OSC LaunchPad...

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Sotto la direzione di Sua Altezza lo Sceicco Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, il TECOM Group, parte di Dubai Holding, e la Dubai Creative Clusters Authority annunciano la costituzione del Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:09:00 EDT

(image) DUBAI, EAU, October 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Con il patronato di Sua Altezza la Sceicca Latifa Bint Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, il Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation (DIDI) ha annunciato il proprio supporto nei confronti dello sviluppo dell'economia del...

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Sous la direction de Son Altesse Cheikh Mohammed ben Rachid Al Maktoum, TECOM Group, filiale de Dubai Holding, et la Dubai Creative Clusters Authority annoncent la création du Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:06:00 EDT

(image) DUBAÏ, ÉAU, October 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Sous le patronage de Son Altesse Cheikha Latifa Bint Mohammed Ben Rachid Al Maktoum, la création du Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation (DIDI) a été annoncée pour soutenir le développement de l'économie du design dans les Émirats...

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Honeywell And NASA Bring STEM Education To Life With Hip-Hop Dance And Beats

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:00:00 EDT

(image) MORRIS PLAINS, N.J., Oct. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) and NASA are bringing FMA Live! Forces in Motion, an award-winning hip-hop educational experience, to Louisiana this fall; marking the 25th tour of the program since its inception in 2004. This week, FMA Live! has per...

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'Ohana Health Plan Donates Fans to Help Maui Kids Stay Cool in School

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:30:00 EDT

(image) KAPOLEI, Hawaii and TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Although a recent addition to the Maui Waena Intermediate School includes nine air-conditioned classrooms, many of the school's 1,100 students are still in rooms with little relief from the Maui heat. To help create a better...

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This Startup Believes a Supercomputer Can Help You Write a Better College Application Essay

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:00:00 EDT

(image) NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The college applications season is in full swing and millions of students across the United States are diligently working on their college application essays. According to a research study by NACAC, around 80% of colleges say that application essays...

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Rigorous SRI Study Shows Online Mathematics Homework Program Developed at Worcester Polytechnic Institute Increases Student Achievement

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:56:00 EDT

(image) MENLO PARK, Calif., Oct. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study from SRI Education, a division of SRI International, found that a web-based mathematics homework intervention called ASSISTments, developed by Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), made a positive impact on students'...

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PA Secretary of Education Discusses Importance of Investment in Quality Afterschool Programs at PSAYDN Retreat

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:18:00 EDT

(image) HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Pennsylvania Department of Education Secretary Pedro A. Rivera addressed attendees at the Pennsylvania Statewide Afterschool Youth Development Network (PSAYDN) retreat in Grantville. Secretary Rivera highlighted the work...

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Listos los tres finalistas mexicanos que "venderán" sus ideas a Richard Branson en la final de Pitch to Rich México 2016

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:15:00 EDT

(image) -- El evento se llevará a cabo en el Campus Cumbres de UVM, en Nuevo León, y se transmitirá en vivo por CIUDAD DE MÉXICO, 24 de octubre de 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Pitch to Rich México 2016 ya tiene a los tres finalistas que presentarán sus proyectos a...

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NSF grant to increase computer science graduates in Florida

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:41:00 EDT

(image) MIAMI, Oct. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of a grant from the National Science Foundation, FIU and two other Florida universities will receive $1 million each in student scholarships to remove financial barriers to student success and increase the number of graduates in...

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Great Hearts Announces Newest Campus in Phoenix

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:15:00 EDT

(image) PHOENIX, Oct. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Great Hearts Academies has announced plans for its newest campus in Phoenix with a ground-up build at the northwest corner of 32nd St. and Hearn. The campus will serve as a new home to two of the network's growing academies, Archway North...

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The UNCLE BEN'S Brand Announces Twenty-Five Finalists In The Ben's Beginners Cooking Contest

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:05:00 EDT

(image) RANCHO DOMINGUEZ, Calif., Oct. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The UNCLE BEN'S® Brand, the number-one global rice brand, is excited to announce the 25 finalists in the 2016 Ben's Beginners™ Cooking Contest. In the contest's fifth year, the brand helped families get involved with interactive,...

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