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  • Big changes are coming to education, and some developed nations could get left behind

    Developing nations may drive many of the upcoming changes to global education

  • COLOMBO, Sri Lanka— State hospitals in Sri Lanka were paralyzed Friday as doctors went on strike to demand that a private medical university be shut down, saying it could jeopardize health care standards in the island nation. Thilak Prasanna, a retired government employee, said he had to return home without undergoing a minor stomach operation at a government...

  • HARRISBURG, Pa.— Penn State University needs to do more to address its "skyrocketing" tuition rates and spiking enrollment of out-of-state and international students, compared to in-state student enrollment, the state's elected fiscal watchdog said in a report Thursday. Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said tuition at the massive university system has...

  • NEW YORK, June 15- Sometime soon after his fourth child was born, it dawned on Howard Krooks that he was going to be on the hook for 12 consecutive years of college tuition payments when they all grew up. His oldest child is now 19 and attending a culinary institute in New York. About 14 percent of U.S. families have four or more children, while 24 percent have three...

  • NEW YORK, June 15- Sometime soon after his fourth child was born, it dawned on Howard Krooks that he was going to be on the hook for 12 consecutive years of college tuition payments when they all grew up. His oldest child is now 19 and attending a culinary institute in New York. About 14 percent of U.S. families have four or more children, while 24 percent have three...

  • NEW YORK, June 15- Sometime soon after his fourth child was born, it dawned on Howard Krooks that he was going to be on the hook for 12 consecutive years of college tuition payments when they all grew up. His oldest child is now 19 and attending a culinary institute in New York. About 14 percent of U.S. families have four or more children, while 24 percent have three...

  • NEW YORK, June 15- Sometime soon after his fourth child was born, it dawned on Howard Krooks that he was going to be on the hook for 12 consecutive years of college tuition payments when they all grew up. His oldest child is now 19 and attending a culinary institute in New York. About 14 percent of U.S. families have four or more children, while 24 percent have three...

  • NEW YORK, June 15- Sometime soon after his fourth child was born, it dawned on Howard Krooks that he was going to be on the hook for 12 consecutive years of college tuition payments when they all grew up. His oldest child is now 19 and attending a culinary institute in New York. About 14 percent of U.S. families have four or more children, while 24 percent have three...

  • NEW YORK, June 15- Sometime soon after his fourth child was born, it dawned on Howard Krooks that he was going to be on the hook for 12 consecutive years of college tuition payments when they all grew up. His oldest child is now 19 and attending a culinary institute in New York. About 14 percent of U.S. families have four or more children, while 24 percent have three...

  • Music mogul DJ Khaled on how he conquered social media

    DJ Khaled, music mogul and national spokesperson for "Get Schooled," talks about providing the tools to help motivate students to graduate from high school and college.

  • The INSEAD campus in Fontainebleau, France.

    INSEAD might have roots in Fontainebleau in France, but the elite graduate business school is also focusing on Asia.

  • COLUMBUS, Ohio— One of the nation's largest online charter schools is suing Ohio's State Board of Education over how the board handled a vote to have the school repay $60 million in funding. The $60 million was disputed because of a lack of documentation to justify the funding. It's part of a larger dispute over how attendance is tracked to determine funding and...

  • BOSTON— Nearly a decade after she became Harvard University's first female president, Drew Faust is making plans to step down. Faust announced Wednesday that she will leave her post at the end of the upcoming school year, which will also mark the end of a major fundraising campaign Harvard launched in 2013.. She had never been a college president when she was hired...

  • COLUMBUS, Ohio— Ohio officials moved forward Monday with clawing back $60 million in disputed funding from one of the nation's largest online charter schools, a blow that the school called unfair but unsurprising and likely to be the subject of further consideration in court. The State Board of Education's vote to have the Ohio Department of Education pursue...

  • NEW YORK, June 8- Leading U.S. business schools are trying to teach students how to become masters of financial technology, a subsector of Wall Street that has grown in size and prominence, but because the area is still ill-defined and relatively new it is hard to develop courses. Stanford University and Georgetown University business schools are planning to...

  • KAIST earned its first-place rank, in part, by producing a high volume of influential inventions. Its researchers submit more patents than 74 out of the 75 top-ranked universities in the region, and outside researchers frequently cite KAIST inventions in their own patents and research papers. In 2015 a university team collaborated with Rainbow Co, a company...

  • KAIST earned its first-place rank, in part, by producing a high volume of influential inventions. Its researchers submit more patents than 74 out of the 75 top-ranked universities in the region, and outside researchers frequently cite KAIST inventions in their own patents and research papers. In 2015 a university team collaborated with Rainbow Co, a company...

  • KAIST earned its first-place rank, in part, by producing a high volume of influential inventions. Its researchers submit more patents than 74 out of the 75 top-ranked universities in the region, and outside researchers frequently cite KAIST inventions in their own patents and research papers. In 2015 a university team collaborated with Rainbow Co, a company...

  • KAIST earned its first-place rank, in part, by producing a high volume of influential inventions. Its researchers submit more patents than 74 out of the 75 top-ranked universities in the region, and outside researchers frequently cite KAIST inventions in their own patents and research papers. In 2015 a university team collaborated with Rainbow Co, a company...

  • SAO PAULO, June 5- Brazil's antitrust watchdog Cade has demanded asset sales larger than initially expected by the country's largest for-profit college operators, Kroton Educacional SA and Estácio Participações SA, before it will approve their merger, three people with knowledge of the matter said on Monday. Bloomberg reported earlier on Monday that...