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  • MIAMI, Dec 2- A U.S. standards-setting body said it would investigate New Oriental Education& Technology Group Inc in the wake of a Reuters report that detailed allegations of academic fraud at the company. The American International Recruitment Council, which certifies agencies that recruit foreign students on behalf of U.S. colleges, will investigate the...

  • Cuba currently produces 96 percent of its energy with fossil fuels, around 60 percent of which are imported. That they will continue to pay homage to the old guy but it is time to move forward, "said energy policy and Cuba specialist Jonathan Benjamin-Alvara at the University of Nebraska. He has advised U.S. energy companies interested in Cuba under the opening...

  • Cuba currently produces 96 percent of its energy with fossil fuels, around 60 percent of which are imported. That they will continue to pay homage to the old guy but it is time to move forward, "said energy policy and Cuba specialist Jonathan Benjamin-Alvara at the University of Nebraska. He has advised U.S. energy companies interested in Cuba under the opening...

  • SAO PAULO, Nov 23- Kroton Educacional SA is considering disposing of Estácio Participações SA's entire distance-learning business to secure Brazilian antitrust approval for the country's largest education industry takeover, according to two people familiar with the plan. Belo Horizonte- based Kroton and Rio de Janeiro- based Estácio declined to...

  • Will for-profit colleges make a comeback under Trump?

    Paul Fain, Inside Higher Ed news editor, weighs in on the future of for-profit colleges under a Trump presidency.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 17- The U.S. Congress could as soon as January start to dismantle President Barack Obama's transformation of student loan rules by blocking freshly minted regulations designed to help students who say they were defrauded by for-profit colleges. The new measures, which lay out loan relief procedures for the students, were issued by the...

  • A beneficiary of consumption-led growth in China?

    The education sector as consumer-led consumption increases, says New Oriental Education & Technology Group's Stephen Yang.

  • A girl recites English letters for other students during class at a kindergarten for children of migrant workers, in Beijing.

    Shanghai has pipped Hong Kong in English-language proficiency for the second time, according to a new report.

  • This $35,000 robotic dog is a game changer

    Cornell University has developed an innovative way to teach veterinary students to care for animals in emergency situations.

  • Afghan children walk to school on the outskirts of Herat on October 10, 2016.

    The independent U.S. watchdog for Afghanistan aid is out with a new report pointing to significant problems in the education sector, NBC News reports.

  • Some of the largest bond requests won approval, including the biggest bond proposal in Tuesday's election: $9 billion of California general obligation debt in the state's so-called Proposition 51. This will finance new construction and modernization for K-12 and charter schools and community colleges, according to semi-official election results on the...

  • Some of the largest bond requests won approval, including the biggest bond proposal in Tuesday's election: $9 billion of California general obligation debt in the state's so-called Proposition 51. This will finance new construction and modernization for K-12 and charter schools and community colleges, according to semi-official election results on the...

  • Langone: Fixing the US education system

    Ken Langone, Invemed Associates chairman, says if the U.S. does not fix its education system the nation will not be able to solve its long-term economic needs and challenges.

  • NYT's Stewart on college ranks

    Jim Stewart, The New York Times, discusses U.S. college rankings, the costs of higher education and new data on what graduates are expecting to earn out of school.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 19- IBM, U.S. retailer Walmart and Tsinghua University on Wednesday announced a joint effort to track the movement of food products in China using blockchain technology to improve food safety in the world's second-largest economy. Chinese food safety practices have raised concern about contamination in China and in countries where Chinese food...

  • LONDON, Oct 14- Natalie Hilton travels past her central London university every day, listening to lectures on the bus, studying towards a masters degree without ever setting foot on campus. As the economy recovered in its biggest market, the United States, more people went into employment than education. It has also suffered from students borrowing or buying...

  • LONDON, Oct 14- Natalie Hilton travels past her central London university every day, listening to lectures on the bus, studying towards a masters degree without ever setting foot on campus. As the economy recovered in its biggest market, the United States, more people went into employment than education. It has also suffered from students borrowing or buying...

  • LONDON, Oct 14- Natalie Hilton travels past her central London university every day, listening to lectures on the bus, studying towards a masters degree without ever setting foot on campus. As the economy recovered in its biggest market, the United States, more people went into employment than education. It has also suffered from students borrowing or buying...

  • LONDON, Oct 14- Natalie Hilton travels past her central London university every day, listening to lectures on the bus, studying towards a masters degree without ever setting foot on campus. As the economy recovered in its biggest market, the United States, more people went into employment than education. It has also suffered from students borrowing or buying...

  • LONDON, Oct 14- Natalie Hilton travels past her central London university every day, listening to lectures on the bus, studying towards a masters degree without ever setting foot on campus. As the economy recovered in its biggest market, the United States, more people went into employment than education. It has also suffered from students borrowing or buying...