Education

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Study Loans Leverages Cloud Lending Solutions for Student Lending Offering

01-May-2018 9:20 AM
Australian FinTech Study Loans provides first-ever non-government led student lending SAN MATEO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Study Loans, the first Australian based FinTech to offer student loans for vocational and higher education sectors, recen

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LEGO® Education and FIRST® Unveil Space-Themed Sets for New FIRST LEGO League Jr. and FIRST LEGO League Season

19-Apr-2018 10:04 AM
More than 350,000 children around the world will participate in the MISSION MOON? and INTO ORBIT? Challenges, using new sets developed by FIRST and LEGO Education. LEGO® Education and FIRST® Unveil Space-Themed Sets for New F

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UNCTAD and Alibaba Business School Kick Off eFounders Initiative for Asian Entrepreneurs

27-Mar-2018 8:37 AM
Second cohort of 37 participants follows inaugural program for African entrepreneurs in 2017   The first class of 37 entrepreneurs from Asia receiving first-hand exposure to e-commerce innovations as part of the eFounders I

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New Zealand's Best Teachers Honoured with Awards

22-Feb-2018 12:12 PM
Six teachers spanning Early Childhood, primary and secondary education will receive honours at the ASG National Excellence in Teaching Awards (NEiTA) today at an official ceremony hosted by Hon Chris Hipkins MP, Minister of Education in Wellington.

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Turnitin Announces Development of Solution to Address Contract Cheating in Partnership with Leading Educational Institutions

01-Feb-2018 5:32 PM
Contract cheating is on the rise in higher education institutions. In a survey conducted by Turnitin, 33 percent of college faculty said students have submitted papers authored by someone else. Turnitin will address the problem with a new pro

Variety The Childrens Charity

SENDING SUNSHINE TO THE SOUTH EAST

01-Feb-2018 9:15 AM
On Tuesday 6 February, Variety – the Children’s Charity will present a brand new Sunshine Coach to the staff and students at Southern Autistic School in Bentleigh, enabling students direct access their local community.

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DOUBLE THE SUNSHINE AT VERNEY ROAD SCHOOL

01-Feb-2018 8:40 AM
On Monday 5 February Variety – the Children’s Charity will deliver and present not one, but two brand new Sunshine Coaches to the students and staff at Verney Road School in Shepparton. Supported by Variety Bash sponsor Seeley International, the coaches will give students direct access to their broader community.

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NELSON Partners with Campus Bookstores to Reduce Costs for Students

31-Jan-2018 8:32 AM
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, NELSON, Canada’s leading educational publisher, announced the creation of its Retail Services division and two new programs that will further transform education in Canada. Created in close partnership with

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AURAK and WSU Sign Student Transfer Program

28-Jan-2018 4:33 PM
The grounds of the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (Photo: AETOSWire) RAS AL KHAIMAH, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) has signed a cooperation agreement with Wayne St

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LEGO® Education Launches New Maker Activities for Schools

24-Jan-2018 9:15 AM
Educators can try out the new, free LEGO® Education Maker activities, learn tips for starting a makerspace in their schools plus share how they are ‘making’ with LEGO bricks in their classrooms by entering the LEGO Education Global

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Cost of Education Almost Double Rate of Wage Increase

18-Jan-2018 1:00 PM
The cost of education in New Zealand has soared 42 per cent in the past decade, almost double the 22 per cent rise in wage growth in the same period, according to exclusive research released today.   The ASG Planning for Education Index – whic

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1000 Girls in Pakistan to Receive Education through The Big Heart Foundation and Malala Fund

18-Jan-2018 8:09 AM
Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Qasimi and Malala Yousafzai witnessing the signing between TBHF and Malala Fund - Source: The Big Heart Foundatio SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF), a global

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ACAMS Reaches New Milestone — 60,000 Members

17-Jan-2018 9:25 AM
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS) — the largest Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and financial crime prevention organization for financial crime prevention professionals — has reache

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Introducing ‘Stroke-by-Stroke’: the App You Want Your Child to Play With

28-Dec-2017 8:46 AM
A new app from Utopia Online is bringing Chinese characters to life for new learners Kickstarting Your Learning of Chinese (Photo: Business Wire)   HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Any parent knows that getting your chil

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DXC Foundation Announces Youth Computer Coding Challenge in 2018 to Inspire Digital Technology Skills in Students

20-Dec-2017 8:22 AM
Children worldwide ages 10 to 14 invited to compete for grand prizes in “DXC Codes” contest showcasing programming innovation and creativity TYSONS, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--To inspire technologists of tomorrow, DXC Foundation will host a global

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NYU Stern Receives an $8 Million Gift to Establish The Fubon Center for Technology, Business and Innovation

05-Dec-2017 9:03 AM
--New Center to Serve as a Hub for Cross-disciplinary Collaboration in Technology Innovation-- NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today New York University’s Stern School of Business announced the establishment of The Fubon Center for Tech

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LEGO® Education Brings STEAM Learning to Preschool Classrooms

02-Nov-2017 9:54 AM
New LEGO® Education STEAM Park sparks preschoolers’ natural curiosity in science, technology, engineering, arts and math through endless versatility, creativity and learning through play   New LEGO® Education STEAM Park

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Experience the Brain: BrainFacts.org Relaunches With Enhanced Interactives

31-Oct-2017 8:59 AM
BrainFacts.org features interactive activities and videos that teach the eight things everyone needs to know about the brain. (Graphic: Business Wire) WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--It’s a new era for BrainFacts.org. Relaunch

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NSW teachers impressive in state awards

23-Oct-2017 7:30 PM
Embargoed until 24 October: A dozen of the finest teachers who have made an impact in their local communities in New South Wales have been honoured with ASG National Excellence in Teaching Awards (ASG NEiTA).

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Local communities say thanks to Western Australia teachers who stand out in state awards

23-Oct-2017 7:30 PM
Strictly embargoed until 24 October: Thirteen exceptional teachers who have made an impact in their local communities in Western Australia have been honoured with ASG National Excellence in Teaching Awards (NEiTA).