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Q2 Helps UK-Based Knoma Offer Zero-interest, No-fee Student Loans in Minutes

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 6:00pm

By harnessing Q2 Lending, which securely automates end-to-end loan management from application to repayment, Knoma has created a fast, cost-effective system to transform the student lending industry.

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  • By harnessing Q2 Lending, which securely automates end-to-end loan management from application to repayment, Knoma has created a fast, cost-effective system to transform the student lending industry.
  • Weve flipped the student financing model on its head by having our educational partners pay the interest on the loan, instead of charging the student.
  • Q2 Lending which incorporates Q2 Originate, Q2 Portal and Q2 Loan servicing serves as Knomas backbone and provides students with a clean, modern interface from loan application to payoff.
  • To learn more about Knoma and Q2 Lending:
    VIDEO: FINTECH Circle: Responsible Fintech featuring Q2 and Knoma.

InScribe Selected to the GSV Cup Elite 200 for Digital Learning Excellence

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 8:30pm

DENVER, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --InScribe Education (InScribe), which delivers game-changing digital community solutions, has been selected to The Elite 200, the acclaimed list of semifinalists in The GSV Cup, the world's largest pitch competition for EdTech startups run by female-led, multi-stage venture capital firm GSV Ventures.

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  • DENVER, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --InScribe Education (InScribe), which delivers game-changing digital community solutions, has been selected to The Elite 200, the acclaimed list of semifinalists in The GSV Cup, the world's largest pitch competition for EdTech startups run by female-led, multi-stage venture capital firm GSV Ventures.
  • Companies selected to The Elite 200 represent the top pre-seed and seed-stage startups in digital learning across the "Pre-K to Gray" space.
  • InScribe was selected from a global applicant pool of 750+ companies, the largest application pool for the GSV Cup yet.
  • The 2022 Elite 200 continue to break barriers, comprised of an increasingly diverse and global group:
    The GSV Cup is powered by Google Cloud, HubSpot for Startups, HolonIQ, and GSV Ventures.

Mathnasium Provides $35,000 in Funding to PTAs, Schools for Math Night Events

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 8:02pm

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Mathnasium The Math Learning Center, North America's leader in supplemental math-only education, has partnered with National PTA to provide $35,000 in funding to U.S. schools and PTA organizations for Math Night events to be held during the 2021-2022 school year.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Mathnasium The Math Learning Center, North America's leader in supplemental math-only education, has partnered with National PTA to provide $35,000 in funding to U.S. schools and PTA organizations for Math Night events to be held during the 2021-2022 school year.
  • Math Night, one of Mathnasium's mechanisms for delivering math in a fun and engaging way, uses hands-on learning experiences and delightful games to inspire students' interest in math, promote STEM literacy, and empower families to be actively involved in their children's math education.
  • Math Night events were created in support of National PTA's STEM + Families Initiative, of which Mathnasium is a founding sponsor.
  • And the STEM + Families Math Night Math Grants Sponsored by Mathnasium have played a critical role in increasing math and STEM engagement overall.

Demand for College Course Materials Shifted as Campuses Reopened

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 7:23pm

Campuses and students increasingly embraced the digital-resource subscription service as a means of getting necessary resources on the first day of classes, according to The State of College Course Materials 2021-2023 , a new report from Simba Information.

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  • Campuses and students increasingly embraced the digital-resource subscription service as a means of getting necessary resources on the first day of classes, according to The State of College Course Materials 2021-2023 , a new report from Simba Information.
  • Publishers and bookstore operators credited inclusive access programs for significant increases in sales in fall 2021 as campuses reopened.
  • While Simba Information expects sales of course materials to return to growth in 2022, with a projected 1.3% increase in overall sales of new course materials, Simba also expects sales of course materials to be flat over the next couple of years as institutions and students continue to work in a pandemic-infused environment and the market adjusts to shifting demand from students and businesses.
  • The main points that Simba Information considered in making its projections about the higher education instructional materials market opportunity were:
    For more information on Simba's new report, The State of College Course Materials 2021-2023, visit:

Oklahoma City Public Schools Announces TutorMe Partnership

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 5:39pm

OKLAHOMA CITY, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- TutorMe , the online tutoring solution of the future, and Oklahoma City Public Schools (OKCPS) today announced an agreement to provide more than 35,000 K-12 students with free access to TutorMe's online 24/7 tutoring service for the 2021-2022 school year.

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  • OKLAHOMA CITY, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- TutorMe , the online tutoring solution of the future, and Oklahoma City Public Schools (OKCPS) today announced an agreement to provide more than 35,000 K-12 students with free access to TutorMe's online 24/7 tutoring service for the 2021-2022 school year.
  • "The community of students, staff, and families at Oklahoma City Public Schools can rely on TutorMe to provide 1-on-1 learning during critical times of need and beyond."
  • Oklahoma City Public Schools (OKCPS) is a multi-cultural district serving more than 34,000 students.
  • Our students are educated throughout 33 neighborhood elementary schools, 12 middle schools, 8 high schools, 4 alternative schools and 6 charter schools located within 135.5 square miles in the center of Oklahoma.

CHIME Launches Online Graduate Programs in Digital Health Through New CHIME University

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 5:20pm

On January 31, online classes will begin for CHIME's first graduate education programs: the new Master of Digital Healthcare and Doctor of Digital Healthcare degrees.

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  • On January 31, online classes will begin for CHIME's first graduate education programs: the new Master of Digital Healthcare and Doctor of Digital Healthcare degrees.
  • These degrees are offered by CHIME University, CHIME's arm for professional and graduate education, which has received authorization to operate as a degree-granting university.
  • The two graduate programs are structured to provide the practical and conceptual expertise needed to assist learners to advance personal leadership in Digital Health.
  • Learners in authorized states who have indicated their interest in programs at CHIME University may apply for admission now.

New York Medical Group and Keiser University Provide Scholarship Program to Outstanding Asian Students

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Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 10:34am

New York, New York--(Newsfile Corp. - January 18, 2022) - Medical Group (NYMG) and Keiser University entered into a doctoral scholarship cooperation.

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  • New York, New York--(Newsfile Corp. - January 18, 2022) - Medical Group (NYMG) and Keiser University entered into a doctoral scholarship cooperation.
  • The NYMG will endorse outstanding healthcare students to the United States to pursue a doctorate in chiropractic every year, and the Keiser University School of Medicine will provide scholarship funding.
  • Keiser University, located in the southeastern state of Florida, is a comprehensive university in the Southern Regional Association of Colleges and Universities.
  • The school provides professional chiropractic course training, and the doctoral program has been accredited by The Council on Chiropractic Education.

Focus Quota Announces 2022 Qualitative Collective of Projects Bid Requests

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Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 10:11am

Bringing companies and big brands together with paid focus group survey participants is nothing new for Focus Quota, the leading provider of qualitative research respondents

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  • New York, New York--(Newsfile Corp. - January 18, 2022) - Focus Quota, the leading global qualitative research fieldwork solutions provider, today announced the FQ Qualitative Collective.
  • With the new FQ Qualitative Collective, businesses can now get participants for last minute market research recruitment project needs.
  • Companies also have the choice to recruit in one city, multiple cities, or even nationwide for market research studies and focus groups.
  • For Market Research Bid Requests visit: https://top-qualitative-paid-focus-groups.focusquota.com/
    Focus Quota ( https://top-qualitative-paid-focus-groups.focusquota.com/ ) is a Qualitative Market Research Company that recruits participants for paid focus groups, surveys, research studies, market research, taste tests, mystery shopping and more.

CLA Foundation Grants $738K to Diversity-Focused Organizations Nominated by Employees

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 6:15pm

We are so grateful to the CLA Foundation, said Sarah Dutcher, executive director at Breakthrough at Kent Denver, one of this years CLA Foundation grantees.

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  • We are so grateful to the CLA Foundation, said Sarah Dutcher, executive director at Breakthrough at Kent Denver, one of this years CLA Foundation grantees.
  • The ongoing pandemic elevates the need for continued and rising funding for the CLA Foundation, so that we can continue to provide meaningful grants, said Mindy Plewacki, director, CLA Foundation.
  • The majority of the CLA Foundation grantees serve populations who have been historically underserved or underrepresented as defined by race, disability, Veteran status, and socioeconomics.
  • Since 2015, the CLA family has awarded $6.1 million through 388 grants to organizations across the country.

PJET Introduces Student Housing App As 1st Step In Building Global Online Marketplace

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 4:25pm

New student housing projects are dominated by a handful of large investment firms working at large brand name universities that are putting an estimated $16 billion a year into building new student housing.

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  • New student housing projects are dominated by a handful of large investment firms working at large brand name universities that are putting an estimated $16 billion a year into building new student housing.
  • Smaller colleges with names not as recognizable, which is the vast majority of colleges, remain underserved when it comes to student housing.
  • With student housing in critically short supply, SHBO, as essentially an Airbnb for student housing, is a logical starting point.
  • PJETs SHBO APP is not just a point of entry into the student experience providing access to all student spending through a global Amazon-like marketplace by first helping with housing.