Education

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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).

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Finest Victorian teachers make their mark in state awards

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

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South Australian communities back best teachers with awards

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

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Local communities say thanks to Tasmanian teachers with state awards

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

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EMBARGOED: Study Reveals Parents Want More Life Skills Taught At School

12-Oct-2017 11:21 AM
ASG Parents Report Card reveals parents’ perceptions of the state of education in New Zealand

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VARIETY GIVES THE GIFT OF INDEPENDENCE TO 200 KIDS IN NEED

06-Oct-2017 3:11 PM
On Wednesday 11 October, Variety – the Children’s Charity will bring together over 300 kids, donors, parents and volunteers at Hisense Arena to give away 200 bicycles to children in need as part of their Bikes 4 Kids program.

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ServiceRocket Founder and CEO Rob Castaneda Recognized With Top Honors at 2017 UTS Alumni Awards

05-Oct-2017 9:18 AM
SYDNEY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rob Castaneda, Founder and CEO of ServiceRocket, a leader in software adoption, was recently honored with the prestigious University of Technology Sydney (UTS) Award For Excellence and the UTS Chancellor's Awar

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University of Hawai‘i Shidler College of Business Receives $228 Million in Total Gifts From Alumnus Jay H. Shidler

05-Oct-2017 9:10 AM
Innovative gifts of ground leases projected to yield at least $7.2 billion The College’s heritage in focusing on Asia-Pacific issues has made it a regional center for scholarship and exploration of the geo-political issues of the region &

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GMAC Launches the Study in India Initiative in Partnership with 9 Leading Indian Business Schools, Opening Doors for International Candidates across 27 Countries to Pursue Management Education in India

27-Sep-2017 11:02 AM
MBA aspirants from South Asia, East Asia, Africa and the Middle East can seek admission in the partnering B-schools; initiative has support from Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India   NEW DELHI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--I

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Empowering Young Minds Everywhere: Five Teams Advance to Final Round of $15M Global Learning XPRIZE

19-Sep-2017 11:26 AM
Teams from U.S., India and U.K. Move Forward in Competition to Develop Open Source and Scalable Education Software for Children in Developing Countries NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, XPRIZE, the global leader in designing and operating

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Qudwa Global Survey Reveals Emotional Soft Skills are More Important Success Factors than Hard Skills for Teachers of the Future

14-Sep-2017 9:51 AM
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--800 leading educators from 68 countries will convene at Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi next month to discuss transformational, behavioural and technology trends in education under the theme of&n