Education

Educación

Jump to news releases:
Show per page

Latest

HITN Educational App “Pocoyo PlaySet: Let’s Move” Finalist For The 2017 Kids Imagination Awards

BROOKLYN, N.Y., Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- HITN, the non-profit, Spanish-language media network that provides educational and entertainment programming to more than 44 million American households across the country, ...

Understood.org makes heading back to school easier for families of students who struggle in...

NEW YORK, Aug. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The Ad Council and Understood.org have joined together to promote ways children and their families can be "First-Day Ready" for the new school year. Understood.org is offering a free ...

Tribal College and University Presidents Convene to Improve Native Student Outcomes

PRINCETON, New Jersey, Aug. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Tribal college and university (TCU) presidents from across the country met last week to examine the critical role of data in addressing student enrollment, retention and ...

Atlantis University Named a “2017 School of Excellence”

MIAMI, Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Atlantis University (AU), a Miami-based, higher-education institution, fostering premier learning with innovative curriculums in the fields of Business, Computer Science and Information ...

Curso de Inglés AMERICA has launched a joint partnership between Smithsonian Institution, American Book...

MIAMI, Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/-- American Book Group, Penguin Random House Grupo Editorial and the Smithsonian Institution have jointly launched the first in a series of English as a Second Language (ESL) courses for ...

Parents Own Responsibility for Their Child’s Education, but Lack Accurate Picture of Their Child’s...

National Education and Parent Organizations Support Parents with New English- and Spanish-Language Resources in Time for Back-to-School WASHINGTON, Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- For the second year in a row, a new national ...

NHCSL Announces Winners Of John S. Martínez Scholarship

WASHINGTON, July 24, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The National Hispanic Caucus of State Legislators (NHCSL) announced today the winners of the John S. Martínez Leadership Scholarship. A $4,000 grant is provided for the first two ...

New Private School, Unique Urban Setting

PLANO, Texas, July 24, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- New Hope Christian Academy is opening this Fall 2017, in the picturesque community of historic downtown Plano. PLANO: Downtown Plano, which has quickly become a place to "eat, ...

Institute for Student Achievement Announces New President to Succeed Retiring Gerry House

PRINCETON, New Jersey, July 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The Institute for Student Achievement (ISA), a division of ETS, announced today that Dr. Stephanie Wood-Garnett, Vice President for Policy to Practice at the Alliance for ...

Summer School for Entrepreneurs! Amway Education Offers 10 Video Courses for Existing and Aspiring...

ADA, Michigan, July 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- School's in for the summer. Amway, the world's leading direct selling company*, is offering an Amway Education "summer school" for entrepreneurs. The "school," available today ...

Equifax and Junior Achievement Americas Expand Financial Inclusion Program in Latin America, Reaching Thousands...

ATLANTA, June 22, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Equifax, Inc., a global information solutions company, today announced plans to expand its unique, regional financial inclusion and financial education program, 'EduACCIÓN Financiera' in ...

Ronald McDonald House Charities® Of Southern California Awards $233,000 In Scholarships To 85 College-Bound...

LOS ANGELES, June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Southern California (RMHCSC), in partnership with Southern California McDonald's operators, is helping 85 of the Southland's brightest and most ...

Genius Plaza Unveils New Genius Explorers English Language Course At 2017 Virtual Educa In...

BOGOTÁ, Colombia, June 15, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Today, Genius Plaza - an education technology social enterprise working to ignite the genius in every child - launched the Genius Explorer program at Virtual Educa 2017, ...

Latino parents are against children taking on student loans and debt according to MassMutual’s...

SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts, June 15, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Latino parents are opposed to their children obtaining student loans, listing nine other methods to help pay for college ahead of loans, according to new ...

MLB Partners with EVERFI to Launch “Summer Slugger,” A New Baseball-Themed Online Course to...

NEW YORK, June 14, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- EVERFI and Major League Baseball today announced the national launch of Summer Slugger, a free baseball-themed educational course aimed at preventing students from losing critical math ...

Genius Plaza Invites Parents and Students to Participate in the Learning Summer Victory Challenge

CLIFTON PARK, N.Y., June 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Genius Plaza unveiled its Learning Summer Victory Challenge as it continues to work to close the achievement gap. Genius Plaza is an education technology social enterprise ...

New Report Sheds Light on Factors Impacting Preschoolers Developmental and Academic Outcomes

PRINCETON, N.J., June 6, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- While there may be no consensus among educators as to how to help 3-5 year-olds develop their attention, working memory, and self-control skills, a new report from Educational ...

Report: States Should Focus on Score Validity When Using Automated Scoring for Assessments of...

PRINCETON, New Jersey, June 1, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- A new report from Educational Testing Service (ETS), urges states, districts and schools to focus on score validity as they move to automate scoring of speaking proficiency ...

Yogome closes investment round of $6.6 million from Seaya Ventures and becomes a global...

MEXICO CITY, June 1, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Yogome, a leader in digital education, closed its Series A round with an investment of USD 6.6M from the Spanish fund Seaya Ventures (investor of Cabify and SinDelantal). Additionally, ...

Goya Foods Announces Recipients Of The Annual Nationwide Goya Culinary Arts And Food Sciences...

JERSEY CITY, New Jersey, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Goya Foods, America's largest Hispanic-owned food company, announces the nine recipients of Goya's nationwide Culinary Arts and Food Sciences Scholarship awarded to ...

Colgate-Palmolive’s Annual Haz la U™ Educational Grant Program Now Accepting Applications for 2018-2019 School...

NEW YORK, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Colgate-Palmolive continues its ongoing partnership with the Hispanic Heritage Foundation (HHF) to announce the open application period for this year's  Haz la U™ educational grant ...

Hispanic Educational Endowment Fund Receives $25,000 Donation from Northgate Gonzalez Market to Support Dreamers

NEWPORT BEACH, California, May 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The Orange County Hispanic Education Endowment Fund (HEEF) is pleased to announce that it will receive a $25,000 gift from Northgate Gonzalez Market, a family-owned chain ...

Laborers’ Women Construction Pre-apprenticeship Training Program

TUOLUMNE, Calif., May 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The Tuolumne Collaborative, in partnership with the Laborers' Training Center, San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, San Joaquin County of Education, Tuolumne County ...

As Country Grapples with Graduation Gaps, New Research on Mass. Students Whose First Language...

BOSTON, May 11, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Youth whose First Language is Not English (FLNE) represent the fastest growing segment of the United States public school population. Despite evidence that FLNE students display high levels ...

International Institute for Peace and Sustainable Development to be Launched in Costa Rica

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica and DETROIT, May 10, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- A Heads of Agreement was signed and initial underwriting has commenced between GPM Global (GPM), University for International Cooperation (UCI), Village Green ...

Most Viewed

Show per page