Education This section offers the latest releases in the field of public and private education, including all levels from early-childhood education to third-level higher education and beyond. Find news relating to educational policy and funding, as well as related research and study results. Get the latest information on school enrollment and enrichment opportunities. Also included are announcements regarding major donations, scholarships, grants, and new programs. Learn about awards, accreditation, school rankings, and educational statistics, including news about homeschooling trends, laws, and developments.

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07:00 ET While Physical Activity Levels Drop During the Covid-19 Pandemic McGill University Health Professionals Respond with a Summer Family Fitness Program

MONTREAL, July 14, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - A recent study of over 450,000 smartphone users indicates that daily physical activity levels have fallen...


Jul 13, 2020, 13:33 ET Easy Education Appoints Chief Integrity Officer, Raising the Bar on Academic Standards

Easy Education, a leading education group with a mission to empower university students to excel, is committed to maintaining the highest academic...


Jul 13, 2020, 12:04 ET Go outside and play! Opportunities for outdoor play critical for children during and beyond the COVID-19 pandemic

Lawson Foundation shares recommendations for policy makers, early learning and child care, and post secondary early childhood education programs to...


Jul 13, 2020, 11:03 ET Doris McCarthy Artist-in-Residence program accepting applications for 2021

TORONTO, July 13, 2020 /CNW/ - The Ontario Heritage Trust is calling for applications to the 2021 Doris McCarthy Artist-in-Residence program. The...


Jul 12, 2020, 10:15 ET The Minister of Culture and Communications makes two announcements concerning the MNBAQ

QUÉBEC CITY, July 12, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Minister of Culture and Communications Nathalie Roy today visited the Musée national des beaux-arts du...


Jul 10, 2020, 15:39 ET Media Advisory - Governor General to Address Students of Shad Canada

OTTAWA, ON, July 10, 2020 /CNW/ - Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, will engage in a question-and-answer ...


Jul 10, 2020, 12:04 ET Scholar's Choice Announces Restructuring Plan

LONDON, ON, July 10, 2020 /CNW/ - Scholar's Choice, a division of Educator Supplies Limited, today announced a strategic restructuring to reduce its...


Jul 10, 2020, 11:47 ET National teacher survey reveals that all is not well in education during the time of COVID

OTTAWA, ON, July 10, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada's teachers have spoken, sharing their views in a national survey that shows that distance learning is not...


Jul 10, 2020, 11:29 ET Canada's Leading Public Relations Firms Commit to Strategic Actions Against Racism

TORONTO, July 10, 2020 /CNW/ - The Canadian Council of Public Relations Firms (CCPRF) today shared a commitment to six strategic actions that...


Jul 10, 2020, 08:30 ET Hon. Stockwell Day, PC Appointed as Chairman of The Board of First Responder Technologies Inc.

VANCOUVER, BC, July 10, 2020 /CNW/ - First Responder Technologies Inc. ("First Responder" or the "Company") (CSE: WPN) (OTCQB: WPNNF) (FWB: 3WK), a...


Jul 10, 2020, 07:00 ET UNESCO Bestows Prestigious 'Global Geopark' Status on Two Outstanding Sites in the Atlantic Provinces

OTTAWA, ON, July 10, 2020 /CNW/ - The Canadian Commission for UNESCO and the Canadian Geoparks Network are pleased to announce that the Cliffs of...


Jul 09, 2020, 16:19 ET Aéro Montréal Supports Appeal to the Federal Government: Urgent Action is Needed for the Aerospace Industry

MONTRÉAL, July 9, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Aéro Montréal fully supports the arguments presented by the Canadian aerospace industry to the federal...


Jul 09, 2020, 09:15 ET The CST Inspired Minds Learning Project Awards Nearly $140,000 in Funding to Help Learning Happen

TORONTO, July 9, 2020 /CNW/ - This year, our children and youth have faced unprecedented challenges in their education. The COVID-19 pandemic brought ...


Jul 09, 2020, 08:00 ET New Cybersecurity Initiative Finds That a Majority of Canadians Have Been the Victim of a Cybercrime

ROGERS CYBERSECURE CATALYST, RYERSON LEADERSHIP LAB & RBC LAUNCH THE CYBERSECURE POLICY EXCHANGE AGENDA (CPX) TORONTO, July 9, 2020 /CNW/ - The...


Jul 09, 2020, 07:00 ET Using electricity to break down pollutants left over after wastewater treatment

A team at the INRS tested an advanced electro-oxidation process QUÉBEC, July 9, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Pesticides, pharmaceutical products, and...


Jul 08, 2020, 15:39 ET OTELFO Bill Submitted to Queen's Park - New mandate for Groupe Média TFO

TORONTO, July 8, 2020 /CNW/ - Groupe Média TFO is grateful to the Government of Ontario for the faith it has demonstrated through this new bill,...


Jul 08, 2020, 15:34 ET Ontario's Sam Hammond elected President-Designate of the Canadian Teachers' Federation

OTTAWA, July 8, 2020 /CNW/ - The next President-Designate of the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF/FCE) will be Sam Hammond of the Elementary...


Jul 08, 2020, 13:43 ET Medicom Granted Continuing Education Program Accreditation

MONTREAL, July 8, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Medicom Group ("Medicom"), one of the world's leading manufacturers of surgical and N95 masks, personal...


Jul 08, 2020, 10:07 ET FogChain Enters LOI With EdTech Company Global Star Education Group Limited

VANCOUVER, BC and SAN CARLOS, Calif., July 8, 2020 /CNW/ - FogChain Corp. (OTCB: FOGCF) (CSE: FOG) (FRA: MUU3) ("FogChain" or the "Company") is...


Jul 08, 2020, 09:32 ET Statement by the Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion in response to the 2020 Spring Report of the Auditor General of Canada

OTTAWA, ON, July 8, 2020 /CNW/ - Following the tabling of the 2020 Spring Report of the Auditor General of Canada, the Honourable Carla Qualtrough,...


Jul 08, 2020, 08:00 ET Nelson finalizes strategic divestiture and its withdrawal from higher education

TORONTO, July 8, 2020 /CNW/ - Nelson, Canada's leading educational publisher, announces it has finalized the transactions to divest its higher...


Jul 08, 2020, 07:00 ET The Royal Canadian Geographical Society and National Geographic Society join forces to launch The Trebek Council

OTTAWA and WASHINGTON, July 8, 2020 /CNW/ - In building upon decades of collaboration, The Royal Canadian Geographical Society and the National...


Jul 07, 2020, 20:04 ET Columbia Business School Hosts the Great Debate "Government Debt and Deficit: Myth or Reality?"

On 14 July 2020, Columbia Business School will host the great debate: "Government Debt and Deficit: Myth or Reality?". The live web program features...


Jul 07, 2020, 17:08 ET Update on Mental Wellness Supports for those impacted by MMIWG and the Federal Indian Day Schools Settlement Agreement

OTTAWA, TRADITIONAL ALGONQUIN TERRITORY, ON, July 7, 2020 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada recognizes the lasting impact of colonial policies and...


Jul 07, 2020, 10:15 ET Beyond the "Classroom to Virtual" Journey: New Poll Finds Canadians have High-Tech Expectations for the Future of Higher Education

Athabasca University (AU)'s new "Future of Learning" study captures Canadians' predictions of what universities will look like 50 years from now...