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Fast track plan for education board

30 September 2014 Last updated at 16:10 By Maggie Taggart BBC News NI Education Correspondent John O’Dowd wants to fast track legislation for a new single education board The education minister has told the education committee he wants to fast … Continue reading

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IAB Tackles Diversity by Launching Education Foundation

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) today announced the launch of the IAB Education Foundation, a new nonprofit organization to increase racial, ethnic, gender, and economic diversity and improve peoples’ skills in the digital media and advertising industries. … Continue reading

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Five Education Trends to Watch as Mid-Term Elections Approach; The View Many Candidates Have of College is Totally …

INDIANAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)– As the 2014 mid-term elections approach, the view many candidates have of higher education in America is outdated. Some of the old buildings remain from when they were in school, but who college serves now and how it’s … Continue reading

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Capella Education Company to Report Third Quarter 2014 Results on Oct. 28, 2014

MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Capella Education Company (CPLA), a provider of online post-secondary education, primarily through its wholly owned subsidiary Capella University, today announced that it will release third quarter 2014 financial results before the open of the market on Tuesday, Oct. … Continue reading

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As affluent parents accelerate spending on kids' education, wealth gap could widen further

WASHINGTON –  Education is supposed to help bridge the gap between the wealthiest people and everyone else. Ask the experts, and they’ll count the ways: Preschool can lift children from poverty. Top high schools prepare students for college. A college … Continue reading

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Buried In Too Much Student Debt? Here's One Potential Solution

ShutterstockMore than 40 million Americans have student debt. This post is sponsored by Citizens Bank. Many of us remember the joy of receiving our first real (adult!) paycheck … and the disappointment that kicked in when we realized a lot … Continue reading

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3 Facts That Will Help To Relieve Your Private Student Loan Debt

LA JOLLA, Calif., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – If you are struggling to make your monthly payments on your federal student loan, there are a number of options available to you.  Private student loans don’t afford the same programs. Deferments or … Continue reading

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Student loans default rate drops

By Jungsu Hong | Published 9 hours ago The U.S. Department of Education announced Wednesday a national drop in the default rate on federal student loans — and though UNC’s rate remained low overall, the University experienced an increase in … Continue reading

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MSPs consider sex education law call

30 September 2014 Last updated at 14:24 Scotland’s school curriculum is largely set out through guidance, rather than by law Scottish schools should be compelled by law to teach sex and relationship education, according to an organisation which provides sex … Continue reading

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MSPs consider sex education law call

30 September 2014 Last updated at 14:24 Scotland’s school curriculum is largely set out through guidance, rather than by law Scottish schools should be compelled by law to teach sex and relationship education, according to an organisation which provides sex … Continue reading

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