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FICO Provides Free Financial Literacy Credit Education Event for Teens During Chelsea FC’s Stop in Notre Dame During their Pre-Season Tour

Nref Businesswire - 8 hours 27 min ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $FICO--Global analytics software leader, FICO, will host a free Score A Better Future™ Fundamentals credit education event for teens from the Boys & Girls Club of St. Joseph on July 27, 2024. This event will provide students with the knowledge and resources to gain a deeper understanding of how to work toward their financial well-being, including the role of credit and an overview of the FICO® Score, the credit score used by 90% of top U.S. lenders to make lendin
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Watermark Excels in G2 Summer 2024 Rankings, Named a Leader in Education HR

Nref Businesswire - Wed, 07/17/2024 - 10:37
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Watermark, the leading provider of software solutions for higher education, proudly announces its impressive achievement of multiple badges from G2's Summer 2024 Reports. Among the highlights, Watermark’s Faculty Success product was named a Leader in the Education HR category. “Receiving these badges from G2 is a testament to Watermark's continuous commitment to delivering high-quality, user-friendly, and effectively impactful software solutions for higher educat
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FICO Hosts Free Financial Literacy Event for Bay Area Teens During First Stop of Chelsea FC’s Summer Tour

Nref Businesswire - Wed, 07/17/2024 - 10:37
SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $FICO--Global analytics software leader, FICO, will host a free Score A Better Future™ Fundamentals credit education event for teens from the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Peninsula on July 24, 2024. This event aims to provide students with the knowledge and resources to better understand their financial health, including an educational overview on the role of credit, and the FICO® Score, the credit score used by 90% of top US lenders to make lending decisions. As pa
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University of Phoenix Supports Willing Warriors’ Delivering Life-changing Retreats for Military Service Members

Nref Businesswire - Mon, 07/15/2024 - 19:32
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--University of Phoenix is proud to support nonprofit Willing Warriors, a charitable organization now operating a Grand Lodge Warrior Retreat in Haymarket, VA, and its original Warrior Retreat at Bull Run, providing cost-free retreat stays and programs that positively impact wounded, ill, and injured service members, disabled veterans, and their families. In each of the past three years, the University of Phoenix has financially supported Willing Warriors’ projects and p
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Tierra Encantada Receives $38 Million Primary Growth Investment from Susquehanna Growth Equity (SGE)

Nref Businesswire - Tue, 07/09/2024 - 10:21
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tierra Encantada, the leader in Spanish immersion early education®, today announced a significant minority growth investment from Susquehanna Growth Equity (SGE), an entrepreneur-centric growth equity firm. This milestone marks Tierra Encantada’s first institutional investment since their founding in 2013 and underscores their accelerated influence in the youth enrichment market. Led by CEO and Founder Kristen Denzer, Tierra Encantada provides Spanish immersion chi
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Proximity Learning Acquires Coursemojo's Virtual Class Business, Strengthens Leadership in Virtual Synchronous Learning Nationwide

Nref Businesswire - Tue, 07/09/2024 - 10:21
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Proximity Learning, the pioneering provider of synchronous virtual instruction for K-12 education, acquires Coursemojo's virtual class business today.
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Hamtramck Public Schools Announce Partnership with Varsity Tutors for Schools to Provide Live and On-Demand Learning Resources for All Students

Nref Businesswire - Tue, 07/09/2024 - 07:21
HAMTRAMCK, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hamtramck Public Schools today announced an exciting partnership with Varsity Tutors for Schools, a Nerdy (NYSE: NRDY) company and the leading platform for live online tutoring, to provide all students with access to the Varsity Tutors for Schools platform at no cost to Hamtramck Public Schools, students or families. The partnership extends from now until June 30, 2030, ensuring students, educators and parents have a rich set of powerful resources for school y
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University of Phoenix President and President Emeritus Featured Speakers at “Leading with Transparency: C-Suite Insights” Educational Equity Webinar

Nref Businesswire - Wed, 07/03/2024 - 16:00
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--University of Phoenix is pleased to announce its upcoming webinar, "Leading with Transparency: C-Suite Insights," featuring University of Phoenix President Chris Lynne and President Emeritus Peter Cohen, scheduled for July 19, 2024, from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM MST. The event is part of a public series intended for educators, diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging (DEIB) practitioners, higher education leaders and administrators, employers, nonprofit organizations, g
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Boxlight Wins 8 Best of Show Awards at ISTE 24

Nref Businesswire - Mon, 07/01/2024 - 15:52
DULUTH, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #boxlight--Boxlight Corporation (Nasdaq: BOXL)—recognized as one of the top ed-tech companies in the world for innovative solutions that enhance communication and collaboration in educational institutions and businesses brings home 8 product and innovation awards from ISTELive 24 last week in Denver, Colorado. Tech & Learning's Best of Show awards at ISTELive 24. “Although AI was the most talked-about topic at this year’s ISTE conference, we were impressed by the array of
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CK-12 Launches Flexi AI Tutor on WhatsApp in India

Nref Businesswire - Mon, 07/01/2024 - 00:50
PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CK-12 Foundation, the leading non-profit educational platform, is proud to announce its inaugural launch of Flexi, its innovative AI tutoring assistant, on WhatsApp all throughout India. Available in 300+ languages and dialects to answer every student's questions, Flexi aims to revolutionize the way students learn through a combination of CK-12 expert curriculum and ChatGPT4. “My parents always made sure, regardless of our financial situation, that me, my sis
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University of Phoenix College of Doctoral Studies Releases White Paper on Findings of Mothers Overcome More™ Report Highlighting Invisible Labor of Working Mothers

Nref Businesswire - Fri, 06/28/2024 - 15:43
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--University of Phoenix College of Doctoral Studies releases a new white paper, “Invisible Labor: An Examination of the Perceptions of Moms in the Workplace,” authored by Joy Taylor, Ed.D., associate faculty at the College and senior research fellow in the Center for Workplace Diversity and Inclusion Research (CWDIR). The white paper explores findings from the 2023 Mothers Overcome More™ or the M.O.M.™ report related to the invisible labor of working mothers and intersec
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New Research From Pearson Finds 1.5 Million Children in England Have Difficulty Engaging in Learning

Nref Businesswire - Thu, 06/27/2024 - 03:41
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--At least 1.5 million children a week are struggling to engage in learning according to a new report released today by Pearson (FTSE: PSON.L) – the world’s leading learning company. Now in its third year, the Pearson School Report – which brings together the views of over 12,000 teachers, students and education sector experts – revealed that in the week asked, 97% of classroom teachers witnessed children and young people having difficulty engaging with their learning. Ba
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Franklin Covey Reports Strong Third Quarter Fiscal 2024 Financial Results

Nref Businesswire - Wed, 06/26/2024 - 18:40
SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Franklin Covey Co. (NYSE: FC), a leader in organizational performance improvement that creates, and on a subscription basis, distributes world-class content, training, processes, and tools that organizations and individuals use to achieve systemic changes in human behavior to transform their results, today announced financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2024, which ended on May 31, 2024. Third Quarter Performance The Company’s consolidated revenue fo
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Reading Horizons Receives Missouri's Recommendation as a State-Approved Supplemental Literacy Program for Grades K–5

Nref Businesswire - Wed, 06/26/2024 - 12:40
KAYSVILLE, Utah--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Reading Horizons, the leading provider of foundational literacy instruction, announces it has been approved by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) for K–5 supplemental instructional materials. Missouri joins more than 40 states in aligning instruction with the science of reading, and its Read, Lead, Exceed initiative will dedicate $25 million in state funding and just over $35 million in federal funding to support student litera
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Marketers Know How to Engage Gen Z Teens – Why Don’t High Schools?

Nref Businesswire - Tue, 06/25/2024 - 12:38
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Marketers Know How to Engage Gen Z Teens – Why Don’t High Schools?
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ACE Academy Celebrates Twentieth Anniversary and New Location for the 2024-2025 School Year

Nref Businesswire - Tue, 06/25/2024 - 09:38
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ACE Academy, a renowned leader in gifted education in Austin, Texas, is thrilled to announce its twentieth anniversary celebration for the upcoming 2024-2025 school year. In conjunction with this milestone, the school has relocated to a new state-of-the-art facility at 5206 Balcones Dr., Austin, TX 78731, within The Church at Highland Park. Since its establishment in 2005, ACE Academy has been dedicated to providing a unique and enriching educational experience f
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New Book from NSTA Press Helps Science Teachers to Empower Students to Use Their Knowledge, Not Just Memorize Facts

Nref Businesswire - Mon, 06/24/2024 - 12:33
ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #STEM--NSTA Press's new book helps teachers create tasks that guide students beyond memorization, empowering them to apply their knowledge in assessments.
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Boxlight Maintains its Commitment to Edtech Innovation, Unveiling a Range of New Solutions at ISTELive24

Nref Businesswire - Mon, 06/24/2024 - 09:33
DULUTH, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #istelive--Boxlight Corporation (Nasdaq: BOXL)—recognized as one of the top ed-tech companies in the world for innovative solutions that enhance communication and collaboration in educational institutions and businesses—is showcasing its portfolio of education technology that focuses on the needs of district leaders and educators alike, addressing safety communications, literacy, and STEM/STEAM education. Boxlight invites the education community to experience these solutions,
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ViewSonic Introduces ClassSwift—an Innovative EdTech Software Solution to Empower Educators

Nref Businesswire - Mon, 06/24/2024 - 09:33
BREA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #AI--ViewSonic Introduces ClassSwift, a new EdTech Software Solution; Allows Teachers to Create and Enhance Classroom Engagement
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CASTL launches national biomanufacturing skills and training study in partnership with Future Skills Centre

Nref Businesswire - Thu, 06/20/2024 - 15:25
CHARLOTTETOWN, Prince Edward Island--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Together with the Future Skills Centre (FSC), the Canadian Alliance for Skills and Training in Life Sciences (CASTL) has launched a national biomanufacturing skills and training study to gather critical labour market information and future training priorities specific to Canadian biomanufacturing. Delivered in partnership with BioTalent Canada, the project titled Knowledge and Insights for Future Proofing Biomanufacturing Training will inclu
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