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  • Tapping the talents of disabled workers Friday, 25 Jul 2014 | 8:24 AM ET
    A flier announcing job openings sits on a table during a career fair at the Southeast Community Facility Commission on May 21, 2014 in San Francisco, Calif.

    Some disabled workers are becoming increasingly valuable to employers looking for mathematical, scientific and mechanical skills.

  • Final Glance: Education companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Apollo Group unchanged at $29.27. Career Education Corp. unchanged at $5.05. Strayer Education Inc. rose$. 34 or. 7 percent, to $49.73.

  • Midday Glance: Education companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 1:23 PM ET

    Apollo Group fell$. 11 or. 4 percent, to $29.16. Career Education Corp. fell$. 05 or 1.0 percent, to $5.00. Strayer Education Inc. rose$. 41 or. 8 percent, to $49.80.

  • Early Glance: Education companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 11:37 AM ET

    Apollo Group rose$. 07 or. 2 percent, to $29.34. Career Education Corp. fell$. 05 or 1.0 percent, to $5.00. Strayer Education Inc. rose$. 29 or. 6 percent, to $49.68.

  • Final Glance: Education companies Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    Apollo Group rose$. 53 or 1.9 percent, to $29.15. Career Education Corp. rose$. 13 or 2.6 percent, to $5.12. Strayer Education Inc. rose$. 94 or 1.9 percent, to $50.41.

  • Midday Glance: Education companies Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 1:57 PM ET

    Apollo Group rose$. 41 or 1.4 percent, to $29.03. Career Education Corp. rose$. 14 or 2.8 percent, to $5.13. Strayer Education Inc. rose $1.03 or 2.1 percent, to $50.50.

  • WASHINGTON, July 21- The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday announced it has tapped a University of Florida professor to serve as the agency's new chief economist.

  • Early Glance: Education companies Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 11:13 AM ET

    Apollo Group rose$. 08 or. 3 percent, to $28.93. Career Education Corp. rose$. 07 or 1.5 percent, to $4.79. Strayer Education Inc. rose$. 25 or. 5 percent, to $50.62.

  • July 4- Corinthian Colleges Inc said late on Thursday that it had reached a deal with the U.S. Department of Education to sell most of its 107 campuses and wind down others, underscoring some of the struggles facing for-profit colleges across the country. Last month the company said it was receiving $16 million in federal aid from the Department of Education.

  • In gubernatorial races, it's the economy, 'stupid' Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 4:48 PM ET
    Scott Walker

    In 36 states electing governors, it's all about the economy. Governors seeking re-election promised to turn things around. Have they?

  • June 23- Corinthian Colleges Inc said it would receive $16 million in federal aid from the U.S. Department of Education that would prevent the for-profit education provider from a cash shortfall.

  • June 23- Corinthian Colleges Inc said it reached an agreement with the U.S. Department of Education that would prevent the for-profit education provider from having a cash shortfall.

  • COLUMN-To get into college, play a game or two Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 8:45 AM ET

    LOS ANGELES, June 23- For the first-time college hopeful in a family, who may have less help navigating the complex application process, would playing some games offer insights, help with school choices and boost their chances of completing a degree? Researchers and game developers at the University of Southern California hope so.

  • June 23- Corinthian Colleges Inc said it reached an agreement with the U.S. Department of Education that would prevent the for-profit education provider from having a cash shortfall.

  • Starbucks won't chip in on employee scholarships Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 1:38 PM ET

    Starbucks unveiled an employee scholarship partnership with Arizona State, but the company won't be contributing as much as it implied.

  • *Department of Education raises financial oversight. June 19- For-profit education provider Corinthian Colleges Inc said Its ability to continue as a going concern was in jeopardy after the U.S. Department of Education extended the waiting period to draw down federal student aid funds.

  • *Gaim Monaco conference to be held next week. *Meeting is biggest hedge fund get-together in Europe. Boston- based Highfields Capital for instance, which manages billions for big universities and exclusive endowments, gently asks journalists not to call it a hedge fund, preferring asset management firm.

  • California court nixes teacher tenure in key ruling Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 7:47 AM ET
    Alex Caputo-Pearl, president elect of United Teachers Los Angeles, takes questions on about the verdict of the Vergara v. California lawsuit in Los Angeles Tuesday, June 10, 2014.

    A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge nixed key teacher tenure rules in Vergara v. California to improve children's education.

  • BOSTON, June 10- Harvard University's endowment chief, Jane Mendillo, who guided the school's $32.7 billion endowment through the financial crisis and following economic recovery, will leave at the end of 2014, the university said on Tuesday.

  • LOS ANGELES, June 9- Recent college graduates will soon face the first payment on their student loans, even as millions of families nationwide wonder how they'll settle the rising cost of college.