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  • Gates-funded student data group to shut down Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 2:36 PM ET

    BUFFALO, N.Y.— The student data processing organization inBloom will shut down in the coming months, its chief executive officer said Monday following criticism that led to the recent loss of the startup's last active client— New York state.

  • Midday Glance: Education companies Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 1:20 PM ET

    Apollo Group rose$. 36 or 1.3 percent, to $28.28. Career Education Corp. rose$. 15 or 2.0 percent, to $7.47. Strayer Education Inc. fell$. 35 or. 8 percent, to $43.94.

  • Early Glance: Education companies Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 10:31 AM ET

    Apollo Group rose$. 13 or. 5 percent, to $28.05. Career Education Corp. fell$. 02 or. 3 percent, to $7.30. Strayer Education Inc. rose$. 37 or. 8 percent, to $44.66.

  • LOS ANGELES, April 21- Parents of high school students have to face the facts: Their child is not going to have the choices facing Kwasi Enin, the New York teenager accepted to all eight Ivy League colleges.

  • Little-known Democrat tries to unseat Scott Walker Friday, 18 Apr 2014 | 10:46 AM ET

    MADISON, Wis.— Wisconsin Democrats and their allies who are trying to take out Republican Gov. Scott Walker have invested all their hopes in Mary Burke, a Harvard- educated political newcomer whose father started Trek Bicycle when she was a teenager.

  • Facing FTC action, U.S. ringmakers call off deal Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 6:53 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, April 17- Jostens, a leader in the school ring and academic memento market, on Thursday said it had dropped plans to acquire competitor American Achievement Corp- a deal the Federal Trade Commission had said it would fight.

  • Michelle Obama: High school diploma is not enough Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 3:36 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— It may be a few years before the first daughters head to college, but Michelle Obama is already brainstorming a dorm room checklist while encouraging high school students to dream big about their education beyond graduation. The first lady told a group of students Thursday that a high school diploma is not enough in today's global economy.

  • Final Glance: Education companies Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    Apollo Group rose$. 43 or 1.6 percent, to $27.42. Career Education Corp. rose$. 29 or 4.2 percent, to $7.23. Strayer Education Inc. rose $1.23 or 2.8 percent, to $45.02.

  • Midday Glance: Education companies Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 1:30 PM ET

    Apollo Group rose$. 08 or. 3 percent, to $27.07. Career Education Corp. rose$. 16 or 2.3 percent, to $7.10. Strayer Education Inc. rose$. 71 or 1.6 percent, to $44.50.

  • Early Glance: Education companies Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 10:27 AM ET

    Apollo Group fell$. 05 or. 2 percent, to $26.94. Career Education Corp. rose$. 06 or. 9 percent, to $7.00. Strayer Education Inc. rose$. 75 or 1.7 percent, to $44.54.

  • Jill Biden promotes Post-9/11 GI Bill website Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 6:02 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— Jill Biden is promoting a new website designed to make it easier for service members, veterans, their spouses and dependents to calculate their Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits at thousands of schools and job training programs.

  • Fears rise for missing in SKorea ferry sinking Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 12:26 AM ET

    MOKPO, South Korea— Koo Bon- hee could see the exit. But 290 of the 475 people aboard— many of them high school students on a class trip— were still missing after the ferry sank Wednesday off the southern coast of South Korea.

  • BRASILIA, April 15- Brazil's growing prosperity is allowing teenagers to stay in school for longer instead of searching for jobs to support their families, boosting the country's long-term prospects but also causing some economic headaches.

  • American Samoa schools reopen after pink eye woes Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 7:07 PM ET

    PAGO PAGO, American Samoa— Public schools in American Samoa fully reopened Monday after some 3,000 students and teachers contracted pink eye, an outbreak that prompted tourism officials to warn cruise passengers heading to the group of islands in the South Pacific.

  • Final Glance: Education companies Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 6:01 PM ET

    Apollo Group rose$. 07 or. 3 percent, to $27.19. Career Education Corp. rose$. 15 or 2.3 percent, to $6.77. Strayer Education Inc. rose $1.93 or 4.6 percent, to $44.05.

  • Midday Glance: Education companies Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 2:08 PM ET

    Apollo Group rose$. 30 or 1.1 percent, to $27.42. Career Education Corp. rose$. 14 or 2.2 percent, to $6.77. Strayer Education Inc. rose $1.54 or 3.7 percent, to $43.66.

  • Early Glance: Education companies Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 10:21 AM ET

    Apollo Group fell$. 23 or. 8 percent, to $26.89. Career Education Corp. fell$. 08 or 1.2 percent, to $6.54. Strayer Education Inc. rose$. 20 or. 5 percent, to $42.32.

  • Delaware leaders discuss workforce training Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 4:39 AM ET

    Jack Markell urged business leaders Monday to join in a comprehensive effort to improve public education in Delaware and to spread the word about the importance of holding students to higher standards. "Delaware is being looked at as a leader on how we improve education in this country," McKernan said.

  • Final Glance: Education companies Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    Apollo Group fell$. 74 or 2.7 percent, to $27.12. Career Education Corp. fell$. 18 or 2.6 percent, to $6.62. Strayer Education Inc. fell$. 22 or. 5 percent, to $42.12.

  • Midday Glance: Education companies Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 1:51 PM ET

    Apollo Group fell$. 33 or 1.2 percent, to $27.53. Career Education Corp. fell$. 15 or 2.2 percent, to $6.65. Strayer Education Inc. fell$. 06 or. 1 percent, to $42.28.

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