Education


Dementia Rates Decline due to More Education

Dementia Rates Drop in US

It is being said that dementia rates may be dropping due to the education factor....

Nov 22 2016, 8:00am CST

Microsoft Launches Minecraft for Schools

Microsoft Launches Minecraft for Schools

If you found out your kids were playing Minecraft in class, you might get pretty mad. However, Microsoft is hoping that schools...

Nov 1 2016, 6:42pm CDT

Study Finds Genes Can Determine Education Level

Study Finds Genes that can Determine Education Level

An international team of researhers have found 74 genetic variations that are linked to how far a person will go in school....

May 12 2016, 4:07am CDT

Education Can Prevent or Delay Onset of Dementia, Cognitive Decline

Education Can Prevent or Delay Onset of Dementia, Cognitive Decline

A new study published in The New England Journal of Medicine suggests that education, coupled with improved changes in lifestyl...

Feb 11 2016, 4:08am CST

US Schools Are Not Teaching Sex Education Seriously

US Schools Are Not Teaching Sex Education Seriously

Many schools in the United States are showing a surprisingly irresponsible laxity in matters of providing sex education to teen...

Dec 14 2015, 5:30am CST

Baidu Invests in Music Education Company Tonara

Baidu Invests in Music Education Company Tonara

Chinese Internet giant Baidu invests $5 million into a music education company....

Apr 14 2015, 4:09am CDT

Starbucks will Pay for Employee Education

Starbucks will Pay for Employee Education

ABC World News Tonight broke the news that the company would now cover a 4-year online program through the University of Arizon...

Apr 6 2015, 6:45pm CDT

What Is International Mother Language Day and why does education matter?

What Is International Mother Language Day and why does education matter?

International Mother Language Day is the 15th anniversary of UNESCO's first attempt to celebrate the diversity in language...

Feb 21 2015, 6:29pm CST

Sony plans to establish Sony Global Education to spread Learning throughout the World

Sony plans to establish Sony Global Education to spread Learning throughout the World

The Sony Global Education enterprise is all set to spread learning throughout the world....

Dec 18 2014, 5:35am CST

Education and Technology unite at CES 2015

Education and Technology unite at CES 2015

TransformingEDU has tech for all ages of learners...

Dec 11 2014, 6:15am CST

Nikki Haley defeats Opponents

Nikki Haley participates in Debate about Education and Health

Ahead of elections, South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley participated in a debate with her opponents about education and health....

Oct 22 2014, 6:06am CDT

Samsung announces Galaxy Tab 4 Education tablet for K-12 schools

Samsung announces Galaxy Tab 4 Education tablet for K-12 schools

The new Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Education was built to address the unique needs of K-12 schools....

May 15 2014, 11:05pm CDT

Entrepreneurs Seek To Transform Education In Vietnam

Entrepreneurs Seek To Transform Education In Vietnam

My last week in Vietnam in Ho Chi Minh City was markedly different from my week in Hanoi in ways I did not expect. A spirit of...

Mar 3 2014, 6:21am CST

Infographic: Higher Education Spending Does Not Correlate With Better Academic Performance

A new infographic released by ubiquitous mass e-mailer and education link bait site, er, “resource hub,” BestEducationDegrees (...

Feb 12 2014, 3:25pm CST

Forbes 30-Under-30 Honoree, Nic Borg, On Technology Enabled Education

Forbes 30-Under-30 Honoree, Nic Borg, On Technology Enabled Education

This is the tenth article in the Education Technology Innovation series, and it is fair to say that Nic Borg’s background is un...

Feb 10 2014, 5:40pm CST

How the Duolingo Founders Offered Free Education To Millions

How the Duolingo Founders Offered Free Education To Millions

As stars fill the night sky in Veracruz, Mexico, 23-year-old Uziel Alejandro López kicks back at home to play on his Android sm...

Jan 23 2014, 6:51am CST

Intel Education Tablet gets a 10-inch screen and Android operating system

Intel Education Tablet gets a 10-inch screen and Android operating system

New tablet and notebook are for education environments...

Jan 22 2014, 11:15am CST

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

I have had the good fortune of speaking with good number of the leaders in education technology today. Since so many of these p...

Jan 6 2014, 8:16am CST

Ed Tech And Activism Are Reinventing Education On 30 Under 30

Ed Tech And Activism Are Reinventing Education On 30 Under 30

This is the era of the edu-preneur, when being a K-12 or higher ed  professional can mean anything from cofounding a start-up w...

Jan 6 2014, 7:26am CST

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

I have had the good fortune of speaking with good number of the leaders in education technology today. Since so many of these p...

Jan 4 2014, 1:16pm CST

Taylor Swift Donates $4M

Taylor Swift Opens Music Education Center

Pop star Taylor Swift donates 4 million Education Center to Country Music Hall of Fame on Saturday. The young music sensation,...

Oct 13 2013, 2:27pm CDT

Apple Drops MacBook Pro Education Pricing

Apple Drops MacBook Pro Education Pricing

Apple drops down the prices for its non retina 13 inch MacBook Pro educational models. It means that now students can get $100...

May 31 2013, 5:13am CDT

Google gets serious with education by offering Nexus tablets to schools

Google gets serious with education by offering Nexus tablets to schools

 Google has been deeply involved in humanitarian work, particularly in the field of education. At Google I/O earlier today...

May 16 2013, 1:38am CDT

Intel Unveils Seven-Inch Studybook Tablet for Education

Intel Unveils Seven-Inch Studybook Tablet for Education

Tablet is aimed at young students...

Apr 11 2012, 1:22pm CDT

HP Mini 1104 Netbook Launches Aimed at Business and Education

HP Mini 1104 Netbook Launches Aimed at Business and Education

I thought netbooks were dead...

Jan 23 2012, 12:22pm CST

HP Unveils New 100e Education Edition Netbook for Schools

HP Unveils New 100e Education Edition Netbook for Schools

Many school districts around the country are starting to realize the value of having a notebook for each student. HP has announ...

Jun 23 2010, 8:31am CDT

McGraw-Hill Education and Amazon Form Alliance for Kindle

One of the things I remember most about my last year of college were the three massive books I had to carry from one end of cam...

Aug 7 2009, 11:00am CDT

Dell Offers Bright Colored Latitude 2100 Netbooks for Education Market

Dell Offers Bright Colored Latitude 2100 Netbooks for Education Market

Dell is offering new and rugged netbook computers that promise to stand up to the rigors of use in schools with kids. The new n...

May 19 2009, 6:18am CDT

UK education secretary to call for ban on 'video bullying'

UK education secretary to call for ban on 'video bullying'

Alan Johnson, the UK education secretary, will make a speech today asking YouTube and other online outlets to ban videos that i...

Apr 10 2007, 11:05am CDT