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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10:34 ET SNC-Lavalin makes financial commitment to Polytechnique Montréal to advance research and create a scholarship fund

MONTREAL, May 22, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin is pleased to announce a philanthropic commitment of $500,000 over 10 years to the Fondation et...


10:30 ET Union Gospel Mission Breaking Ground on Historic $35.5 Million Expansion

New 'Women and Families Centre' will provide new housing and support for region's vulnerable VANCOUVER, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Union Gospel Mission is...


10:30 ET The Government of Canada Announces $300,000 in Funding for Cégep de l'Outaouais Project Histoire du Canada - Perspectives des Premiers Peuples

Project will help teach the history of Canada's First Peoples by creating a toolbox for educators. GATINEAU, QC, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government...


07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Government of Canada to announce new paid work placements for students in Montreal/

GATINEAU, QC, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, will announce how the Government of Canada is helping...


03:45 ET The TOEFL® Test Experience Just Got Better

Beginning August 1, 2019, all TOEFL iBT® test takers will benefit from enhancements to the test format and score reporting, and easier registration....


May 21, 2019, 18:20 ET Media Advisory - Government of Canada to announce new paid work placements for students in Montreal

GATINEAU, QC, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, will announce how the Government of Canada is helping...


May 21, 2019, 15:49 ET Government of Canada investing in youth and families in Winnipeg

WINNIPEG, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Many children and youth in vulnerable populations are at-risk of criminal activity. The Government of Canada makes it...


May 21, 2019, 14:24 ET Media Advisory - Parents, educators and municipal leaders team up for Day of Action against Ford's child care cuts!

TORONTO, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Parents, educators and municipal leaders will be petitioning against Ford's child care cuts at child care centres...


May 21, 2019, 14:00 ET CERMIM continues to grow and develop

The Government of Canada awards more than $1M in financial assistance to the Centre de recherche sur les milieux insulaires et maritimes MAGDALEN...


May 21, 2019, 13:42 ET Government of Canada supports initiatives to address workplace sexual harassment in British Columbia

VANCOUVER, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - In Canada, all individuals have the right to a safe workplace with fair treatment for all. When sexual harassment...


May 21, 2019, 13:30 ET Government of Canada investing in teaching digital skills to Canadians who need them most

Canadians needing fundamental digital skills training to benefit from this investment KAMLOOPS, BC, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Digital skills widen...


May 21, 2019, 12:07 ET Successful Student Work Placement Program increases access to on-the-job paid work experience for post-secondary students.

84,000 work placements will be created by 2023–24 CALGARY, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - When post-secondary students get the chance to learn on-the-job, they ...


May 21, 2019, 11:30 ET Successful Student Work Placement Program increases access to on-the-job paid work experience for post-secondary students

84,000 work placements will be created by 2023–24 MONTRÉAL, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - When post-secondary students get the chance to learn on-the-job,...


May 21, 2019, 11:29 ET Canada's outstanding educators inspire the next generation of bold innovators

Prime Minister celebrates Canada's best educators from across the country OTTAWA, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Every day Canadian teachers empower young...


May 21, 2019, 10:06 ET UPDATE - Media Advisory - Government of Canada to announce new paid work placements for students in Montréal

GATINEAU, QC, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Rachel Bendayan, Member of Parliament for Outremont, will announce how the Government of Canada is helping...


May 21, 2019, 09:45 ET Government of Canada invests over half a billion dollars to support thousands of students and researchers across the country

Funding includes support for science and engineering researchers starting their careers HAMILTON, ON, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Fresh ideas have the power ...


May 21, 2019, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Murray to announce investment in fundamental digital literacy/

OTTAWA, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Joyce Murray, President of the Treasury Board and Minister of Digital Government, and Member of...


May 21, 2019, 08:00 ET Veterans Affairs minister meets with Veteran Family Well-Being Fund recipient in Winnipeg

The Canadian Virtual Hospice is receiving funding over three year period WINNIPEG, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of ...


May 21, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Government of Canada to announce new paid work placements for students in Calgary/

GATINEAU, QC, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Rodger Cuzner, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, along with ...


May 21, 2019, 08:00 ET Media Advisory - Member of Parliament Greg Fergus to Announce Funding for an Educational Project on the History of the First Peoples

Teaching the history of Canada's First Peoples: teacher's toolkit to be created GATINEAU, QC, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Greg Fergus, Member of Parliament...


May 21, 2019, 07:00 ET CIBT Provides Update on GEC Flagship Project GEC Education Mega Center

VANCOUVER, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - CIBT Education Group Inc. (TSX: MBA, OTCQX International: MBAIF) ("CIBT" or the "Company") is pleased to provide the...


May 21, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Government of Canada to announce new paid work placements for students in Montréal/

GATINEAU, QC, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, will announce how the...


May 21, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Government of Canada to announce historic investment supporting thousands of students and researchers in science and engineering/

HAMILTON, ON, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, will announce the latest investment in the Government ...


May 20, 2019, 13:07 ET The Risk Management Association to Pledge $1 Million to Texas A&M Banking Education Partnership

The Risk Management Association (RMA) announced today that it will pledge $1 million to the Mays Business School at Texas A&M University to fund a...


May 19, 2019, 10:00 ET Statement by Minister Rodriguez on Vesak

Today Buddhists across Canada and around the world are celebrating Vesak OTTAWA, May 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, on the occasion of Vesak, Buddhists...