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2009-10-10 05:00:00

BEIJING, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- ChinaEdu Corporation (Nasdaq: CEDU) ("ChinaEdu" or "the Company"), a leading educational services provider in China, announced that the Company's management team will attend the Citi Greater China Investor Conference taking place on October 14-16, 2009 at the Ritz-Carlton Beijing Hotel in Beijing, China. Lily Liu, Chief Financial Officer, will be available for one-on-one meetings with analysts and portfolio managers. Interested parties...

2009-08-26 05:00:00

BEIJING, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- ChinaEdu Corporation (Nasdaq: CEDU) ("ChinaEdu" or the "Company"), a leading educational services provider in China, today announced that it will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Thursday, September 24, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. local time in its Beijing headquarters, located at: 4th Floor-A, GeHua Building, Qinglong Hutong No. 1, Dongcheng District, Beijing, China 100007. Stockholders of record at the close of business on August...

2009-08-10 00:44:28

The punitive approach in U.S. prisons used on violent, angry criminals only provides a breeding ground for more anger and more violence, a researcher said. The current design of prison systems doesn't work, said criminal justice expert Joel Dvoskin of the University of Arizona and author of Applying Social Science to Reduce Violent Offending said in a statement. Prison environments are replete with aggressive behaviors, and people learn from watching others acting aggressively to get what...

2009-07-01 05:00:00

BEIJING, July 1 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- ChinaEdu Corporation (Nasdaq: CEDU) ("ChinaEdu" or the "Company"), an educational services provider in China, today announced that it filed its Form 20-F annual report for the year ended December 31, 2008, which includes the Company's audited financial statements, with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on June 30, 2009. An electronic copy of the filing is now accessible on the Company's website at http://ir.chinaedu.net under...

2009-04-29 08:59:00

NEW YORK, April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- 5W Public Relations today announced the addition of Wellspring, a leading organization of weight loss programs for children, teenagers, and young adults, to its roster of high-profile health & wellness clients. "5WPR is thrilled to be working with Wellspring. The brand is a perfect match for our growing healthcare practice," said Ronn Torossian, President and CEO of 5W Public Relations. "Wellspring is excited to partner with 5WPR. Together, we...

2009-04-07 15:20:40

A meta-analysis of 174 attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder studies finds treating behavior works as well as giving drugs, a U.S. researcher said. The study, published in Clinical Psychology Review, finds teaching parents and teachers how to respond when ADHD children do things the right way as well as when they display harmful or aggressive behavior is as effective and sometimes more effective, than medication. This review shows that behavioral treatments work, and in general work...

2009-03-11 00:00:00

BEIJING, March 11 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- ChinaEdu Corporation (Nasdaq: CEDU) ("ChinaEdu" or the "Company"), an educational services provider in China, today announced the approval by the shareholders of certain amendments to the Company's Equity Incentive Plan (the "Plan") at the Extraordinary General Meeting held on March 6, 2009, which amendments provide for the administration of the Plan by the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors of the Company, delegate to the...

2009-02-16 23:01:00

BEIJING, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- ChinaEdu Corporation (Nasdaq: CEDU) ("ChinaEdu" or "the Company"), a leading educational services provider in China, announced that it will hold an Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, March 06, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. local time in its Beijing headquarters, located at 4th Floor-A, GeHua Building, Qinglong Hutong No.1, Dongcheng District, Beijing, China 100007. Shareholders of record at the close of business on January 28,...

2008-07-20 15:00:28

A bit over a year ago, I shadowed an 8th-grader in her urban middle school, from the early morning rush into homeroom to the end of her last class. We were only a few minutes into the first class when she poked me and pointed to a boy who was up, moving about, chatting up other kids. She whispered, "He's in a group home and he'll never last. He'll get kicked out before the bell." The boy wore a T-shirt with a big skull and cross-bones, as if he himself were rat poison and the shirt his...

2007-12-06 06:00:31

By Sailor, Wayne Stowe, Matthew J; Turnbull, H Rutherford III; Kleinhammer-Tramill, P Jeannie ABSTRACT There is a growing recognition of the importance and effectiveness of instruction not only in academics but also in social and character development. This new understanding has provided the Impetus for reforming how schools address behavior and discipline to foster an environment that facilitates learning. Attention to standards-based education, though currently focused exclusively on...


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