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2014-03-11 08:37:30

WASHINGTON, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Joanne Weiss, who most recently served as Chief of Staff to the United States Secretary of Education from 2009-2012, has joined the board

2013-11-12 23:03:18

CareerTech VISION 2013, an annual event held by the Association for Career and Technical Education, will take place in Las Vegas, Nevada, December 4-7, 2013. Alexandria,

2011-03-08 12:41:00

LOS ANGELES, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- United Way of Greater Los Angeles 2011 Education Summit, the largest ever event focused on education reform in WHAT: Los Angeles County. Event brings together an unprecedented group of national and local thought leaders on education to uncover trends, find solutions, and take action against the driving forces impacting our educational system...

2010-12-07 07:00:00

PHOENIX, Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- University of Phoenix College of Nursing announced today that the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), the autonomous accrediting agency for nursing education, has re-accredited University of Phoenix College of Nursing for ten years.

2010-01-05 09:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Margaret Spellings, former U.S. Secretary of Education and one of the nation's leading experts on the competitiveness of the country's workforce, will be the speaker at Walden University's winter commencement on Saturday, Jan. 23, at 1:30 p.m. in Dallas.

2009-12-14 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History has announced that Tim Bailey, a fifth grade teacher at Escalante Elementary School in Salt Lake City, Utah, is the recipient of the 2009 Preserve America National History Teacher of the Year award.

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