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Certain Books Can Increase Infant Learning During Shared Reading

( - Parents and pediatricians know that reading to infants is a good thing, but new research shows reading books that clearly name and label people and objects is even better.

Dec 12, 2017 - 12:25:56 PM

PSAT/NMSQT Gives Students Learning Tools And Opportunities

( - Every year, some 4 million students take the PSAT/NMSQT, a valuable part of preparing students for college success.

Dec 6, 2017 - 11:57:56 AM

What You Need To Know About Applying To College

( - Many students and their parents may be surprised to learn it but college application season doesn’t have to be stressful. Here are some things students should know that can help.

Oct 31, 2017 - 12:57:37 PM

Feeling Ill? The Computer Will See You Now

( - The next time you don’t feel well, where will you turn? If you’re like many Americans, it will be to your computer.

Oct 6, 2017 - 9:03:55 AM

Regents Approve Master's Degree in Health Administration at UNMC

( - In response to an ever-growing demand for health care managers, the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Public Health will offer a master's degree in health administration (MHA) next fall.

Oct 5, 2017 - 9:35:10 PM

5 Reasons To Pursue A Professional Doctorate

( - Over the past two decades, getting a doctorate degree has become more relevant for people who are not researchers or college professors.

Sep 25, 2017 - 2:23:28 PM

Paying For College Without Going Broke: 2018 Edition

, Sept. 19, 2017 -- A college education is a wise investment. College degree-holders on average have greater lifetime earnings, lower unemployment rates, and even longer lives than people with only a high school diploma.

Sep 19, 2017 - 9:48:44 AM

Back to School: 2017-2018

( - Summertime is winding down and vacations are coming to an end, signaling that back-to-school time is here. It’s a time that many children eagerly anticipate — catching up with old friends and making new ones, and settling into a new daily routine.

Sep 12, 2017 - 3:54:41 PM

Teacher Study Reveals Homework Surprise

( - If your kids are like most, they tell you they have too much homework. A recent University of Phoenix online study1 of more than 1,000 U.S. K−12 teachers, however, suggests that may not really be the case.

Sep 5, 2017 - 1:49:06 PM

Dealing With the ‘back to school’ Butterflies

( - HERSHEY, Pa. — For most kids, there’s nothing like the phrase “back to school” to throw cold pool water on an otherwise glorious summer vacation.

Aug 31, 2017 - 8:44:55 AM

Don’t Forget An Important Part Of The School Year

( - Amid all the busyness and excitement of the school year—classes, friends, sports and other activities—there’s something very important young men should not forget:

Aug 29, 2017 - 12:03:17 PM

Majority Of Working Adults See Higher Education As Route To Greater Career Satisfaction

( - Americans are thinking more about how to pursue professional development and open doors to more satisfying career options

Aug 28, 2017 - 12:32:23 PM

More Than 77 Million People Enrolled in U.S. Schools, Census Bureau Reports

( - AUG. 28, 2017 — The number of people enrolled in America’s schools reached 77.2 million in 2016, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Since 1996, total school enrollment has grown 9.9 percent.

Aug 28, 2017 - 10:34:46 AM

Despite Benefits, Half of Parents Against Later School Start Times

( - Leading pediatrics and sleep associations agree: Teens shouldn’t start school so early.

Aug 21, 2017 - 11:06:51 AM

Helping Your Student with Disabilities Prepare for the Future

( - Summer is a busy time for high school juniors. They’re getting ready to say goodbye to school as they know it and they’re researching colleges, visiting campuses, and trying to figure out what college fits their needs.

Aug 3, 2017 - 2:19:33 PM

Free Admissions Tests Help More Poor Students Go to College

( - Closing the college attainment gap among minority and low-income students has been a longstanding challenge for education policy makers.

Jul 26, 2017 - 3:20:52 PM

Gluten-Free and Worry-Free: Pasta Business Gets Help from MBA Student

( - When Gina DePuma was diagnosed with celiac disease 10 years ago, forcing her to abstain from eating traditional pasta, it was nothing short of a crisis in the DePuma family.

Jun 29, 2017 - 11:30:16 AM

Breaking Down The School Staffing Surge

( - Most parents believe the more personnel there are in a school, the better the education their kids can get—but this may not be so.

Jun 23, 2017 - 8:19:25 AM

Making Informed Choices About Student Debt

( - Millions of students are pursuing a college degree in the hope that it leads to a successful career and a meaningful life.

Jun 16, 2017 - 1:52:17 PM

Compounding Series Offers Important Lessons for Pharmacy Professionals

( - BROOKFIELD, Wis., June 6, 2017 -- A new four-part continuing education collection from OnCourse Learning offers pharmacy professionals a wide range of compounding knowledge.

Jun 6, 2017 - 12:24:07 PM

Military Veterans to Attend Academic Boot Camp at Yale University

( - New Haven, Conn.—For some military veterans, the first day of school at a new college or university is as challenging as a deployment to a foreign country.

Jun 1, 2017 - 12:50:58 PM

St. Jude Patients and Families Celebrate Kindergarten Graduation

( - MEMPHIS, Tenn.
, May 26, 2017 -- St. Jude Children's Research Hospital patients who completed kindergarten during their treatment for pediatric cancers celebrated at a graduation ceremony.

May 26, 2017 - 4:24:48 PM

Fostering Motivation Could Help Keep Marginalized Girls in School

( - Education — and girls’ education in particular — is often cited as one of the key pathways out of poverty, but in many parts of the world women and girls still face significant barriers that prevent them from attending school.

May 17, 2017 - 9:04:37 AM

Change Careers: Answer The Calling To The Classroom

( - Here’s news many may find educational: According to a recent University of Phoenix College of Education survey,* one in three (34 percent) K−12 teachers nationwide say they changed careers....

May 11, 2017 - 2:13:17 PM

Thinking Strategically About Study Resources Boosts Students’ Final Grades

( - College students who participated in a self-administered intervention prompting them to reflect about their use of classroom resources had final grades that were higher than their peers

May 1, 2017 - 7:24:47 AM

CPSC Launches “Consumer Protection Safety All-Stars”: An Educational and Outreach Program for Kids

( - We’re launching a new effort at CPSC to teach kids in grades 3-7 (ages 8-12) how to identify hazardous products and the way recalls work.

Apr 25, 2017 - 10:49:23 AM

Just Breathe: Mindfulness May Help Freshman Stress Less and Smile More

( - UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Mindfulness training may be one way to help students successfully transition to college life

Apr 20, 2017 - 2:29:48 PM

Thank A Teacher

( - Although National Teacher Appreciation Week begins on Sunday, May 7, 2017, any time is a good time to acknowledge all the teachers who make a positive impact on children’s lives.

Apr 17, 2017 - 3:59:38 PM

University of Miami's New Master's in Health Administration to Meet Growing Industry Demand

, April 6, 2017 -- The University of Miami School of Business Administration today announced a new Master in Health Administration (MHA) program focused on the business of health care

Apr 6, 2017 - 10:59:57 AM

Highest Educational Levels Reached by Adults in the U.S. Since 1940

( - MARCH 30, 2017More than one-third of the adult population in the United States has a bachelor’s degree or higher marking the first time in decades of data.

Mar 30, 2017 - 11:31:02 AM

AMA Advances Initiative to Create the Medical School of the Future

( - SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – As part of its ongoing effort to develop bold, innovative ways to improve physician training that can be implemented in other medical schools....

Mar 27, 2017 - 2:14:24 PM

Award Next Class of Teachers with 'Unsung Heroes' Grants

( - WINDSOR, Conn., March 15, 2017 -- Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA) wants K-12 educators across the country to know that they still have time to apply for a Voya Unsung Heroes grant for the 2017 calendar year.

Mar 15, 2017 - 2:40:37 PM

Recognizing The Best In Education

( - When it comes to educating children and giving parents a choice in the process, some states have been found better than others.

Mar 10, 2017 - 10:10:40 AM

Teachers: Students’ Greatest Resource Remains Scarce

( - The role of teachers in children’s lives cannot be understated. Beyond children’s parents, their teacher is often the primary adult influencer in their life.

Mar 2, 2017 - 11:01:52 AM

Want To Go Back To School? Here’s How To Get Started

( - In the 2016−17 school year, colleges and universities are expected to award more than a million bachelor’s degrees alone.1

Feb 9, 2017 - 9:28:06 AM

Never Too Late To Finish High School

( - For many adults, passing a high school equivalency test (such as the GED® test) is the first step toward a better job, a college degree and a brighter future.

Jan 31, 2017 - 12:03:37 PM

Homeschooling—The Original School Choice

( - While many families are considering area schools for their children, an increasing number of families are opting to homeschool their children.

Jan 26, 2017 - 9:52:33 AM

Semifinalists for Nation's Largest College Scholarship Announced

( - LANSDOWNE, Va., Jan. 25, 2017 -- The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation has selected 628 outstanding high school seniors with financial need as semifinalists for its College Scholarship

Jan 25, 2017 - 11:41:26 AM

Parents Struggle with When to Keep Kids Home Sick From School

( - ANN ARBOR, Mich.– It can be a nerve-wracking, game time decision for parents: whether their sick child should stay home from school.

Jan 16, 2017 - 12:07:21 PM

Ignition Interlocks Reduce Fatal Drunk Driving Crashes by 7%

( - WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 5, 2017) — Mothers Against Drunk Driving applauds a  new study by researchers at Johns Hopkins University....

Jan 5, 2017 - 10:45:57 AM

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