Obama Student Loan Plan Aims to Ease Burden of Repayment
October 26 2011 11:36 AM EDT
President Barack Obama Wednesday is expected to announce the details of a new student loan repayment initiative aimed at easing the heavy debt many college graduates face.
Have Cancer Questions? This Class Provides Answers
August 03 2011 11:30 AM EDT
Cancer classes offered by American Cancer Society.
South Korea planning to digitize textbooks; what about the US?
July 03 2011 7:43 AM EDT
The students will be able to access the digital learning materials via a cloud-based service.
Tablets Ideal for Children to Learn Faster, More Enjoyably: Analyst
May 17 2011 6:04 AM EDT
Jefferies & Co. believes that tablets are ideally suited to help children learn faster and more enjoyably. The brokerage said research into early childhood education, educational techniques, and addressing disabilities has revealed a potential link between physical touch and learning.
Will online education replace traditional learning?
February 22 2011 10:11 AM EST
Educators love the idea of online courses, but traditional colleges and in-person training programs see it as a threat to their billion-dollar enterprises, says a new report.
Unique law program inaugurated in London
January 24 2011 9:11 AM EST
LawWithoutWalls(TM) brings together students, faculty, practitioners, and entrepreneurs from around the world to explore innovation in legal education and practice.
University of Phoenix to launch dedicated school for continuing education
January 14 2011 5:55 AM EST
Apollo Group announces the launch of a school under University of Phoenix to provide ongoing education to adults and executives.
Stanford ties up with IATA to offer aviation management program through distance learning
January 14 2011 3:40 AM EST
The Center for Professional Development at Stanford University has signed an agreement with the International Air Transport Association (IATA) to offer a unique distance learning program combining aviation training and management fundamentals.
Google organizes first online science fair for young scientists
January 13 2011 7:31 AM EST
In partnership with CERN, the LEGO Group, National Geographic, and Scientific American, Google is trying to seek out some of the best young scientists from across the globe.
Want an MBA? Log on to Facebook
December 09 2010 8:17 AM EST
Innovative program from the London School of Business and Finance offers an MBA through social media platform Facebook.
Engines of dotcoms, dotnets, domain names mark global 'decade of Internet'
December 02 2010 2:21 PM EST
Internet is now world’s single biggest source of information on every known and unknown subject and world’s largest mail order catalog with more than a billion people using it as of 2005 driven by growth of engine of dotcoms, dotnets and the legions of domain names becoming household words.
Back to basics, the Google way
November 20 2010 8:11 AM EST
Google's interactive online book simplifies concepts like TCP/IP, HTML language, browser techniques and the threat of malware while on the Net. Titled '20 Things I Learned About Browsers and the Web', the short HTPL5-compliant explains how the web works in a step-by-step manner.