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Strauss: Why is bilingual education ‘good’ for rich kids but ‘bad’ for poor, immigrant students?

 If you follow the public debate about bilingual education, you know that there are two basic opposing views. As Claire Bowern, the author of the following post, writes, To put it bluntly, bilingualism is often seen as “good” when it’s … Continue reading

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MFDA Launches Investor Education Section on Website

TORONTO , Oct. 23, 2014 /CNW/ – October is Investor Education Month in Canada and to mark the occasion the Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada (the “MFDA”) is announcing the launch of an Investor Education Section on its website. … Continue reading

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Education Management Announces Intention to Voluntarily Delist Shares From NASDAQ

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Education Management Corporation (EDMC), one of the largest providers of post-secondary education in North America, today announced that it intends to voluntarily delist its common stock from The Nasdaq Global Select Market and to … Continue reading

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Capella Education Company Names CEOs of CareerBuilder and MyBuys to Its Board of Directors

MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Capella Education Company (CPLA), a provider of online post-secondary education through its wholly owned subsidiary Capella University, has announced that Matthew Ferguson, CEO of CareerBuilder, and Rita Brogley, CEO of MyBuys, Inc. will join its board of directors. … Continue reading

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DeVry Education Group Announces First-Quarter 2015 Results

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– DeVry Education Group (DV), a global provider of educational services, today reported academic, operational and financial results for its fiscal first quarter that ended Sept. 30, 2014. DeVry Group also reported enrollment results at Chamberlain College … Continue reading

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Education Secretary warns over huge salaries paid to heads

A recent report by the Education Funding Agency revealed that a primary school head had been paid £170,000 a year. Patricia Davies – leader of the Silver Birch Academy Trust, which runs two schools in east London – also reportedly … Continue reading

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Should You Buy DeVry Education Group (DV) Ahead of Earnings?

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World-class education free of charge?

.cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>’;font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> Germany’s academic influence isn’t to be underestimated. Housing one of the world’s oldest universities and counting countless Nobel Laureates as alumni, Germany has … Continue reading

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Education Secretary Duncan talks tech with L.A. Unified's Cortines

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, in a brief visit to Los Angeles on Tuesday, met with newly installed L.A. Unified Supt. Ramon C. Cortines to talk about local technology problems and the state of local schools. Duncan’s visit coincided … Continue reading

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Noble prize winner Malala Yousafzai renews call for education for all

By Daniel Kelley PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) – Malala Yousafzai, the youngest person to receive the Nobel Peace Prize, renewed her call for world peace and universal education on Tuesday at a ceremony in which she was awarded the Liberty Medal. “No … Continue reading

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