Cornell University has developed an innovative way to teach veterinary students to care for animals in emergency situations.
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.
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.
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.
Singaporean students who're feeling the pinch have good reason, according to new research that shows fees have jumped 38 percent since 2007.
Many Americans are seeking out tech boot camps to teach them a new specific skill set. Sebastian Thrun, Udacity, discusses his self-driving car engineer program; Ricardo Parker, Chronos Global Academy, discusses his virtual reality courses.
Phil Baty, editor of The Times Higher Education Rankings, discusses the results and trends within universities.
The number of foreign students in Australian universities is on the rise, making education an important new export from the country.
Actually, models are opinions embedded in mathematics, says Cathy O'Neil, data scientist, discussing her new book, "Weapons of math destruction: How big data increases inequality and threatens democracy.
Young students the world over are learning computer languages to perform tasks from making video games to building data visualizations.
Paul Fain, Inside Higher Ed news editor, discusses the future of the for-profit higher education industry, following ITT Tech's decision to permanently close all its campuses nationwide.
ITT Educational Services said it would discontinue operations at all of its ITT Technical Institutes, affecting more than 8,000 employees.
Saturday Kids, a coding academy in Singapore, teaches computer programming to kids starting at age five.
Parents have offered as much as $25,000 just to secure their child a place in classes with one sought-after tutor.
Rick Levin, Coursera CEO and named a 2016 CNBC Disruptor, discusses the launch of the company's corporate training product: Coursera for Business.
Salman Khan, Khan Academy Founder & CEO, discusses why he keeps Khan Academy free for students, what he thinks about public schools across the United States and how he's working to forward education efforts across the globe.
Australia is banking on services to make up for losses it's sustained on commodities, but that may be a hyberbole, Goldman Sachs warns.
Carl Herberger, Radware head of security, discusses how a growing number of students are using high-tech tactics to scam their teachers.
For some kids, school is never out. As the long summer break ends for most students, about four percent of public schools are using a full year school calendar. Proponents say year-round learning, with short breaks throughout the year, helps stem the loss of math and reading skills over a long summer recess. But opponents say it can create scheduling conflicts for families with other kids not on the year-round schedule. We take a look at the pros and cons of disrupting the traditional school year.
Chip Paucek, 2U CEO, talks about his attempts to attract students to online degrees by joining forces with prestigious universities and reverse the stigma that is sometimes attached to online education.