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Washington Post Up on Education, Ads

Washington Post Up on Education, Ads

The Washington Post third-quarter earnings skyrocket on higher ad revenues and gains in its education division.

The Washington Post Company Reports Third Quarter Earnings

The Washington Post Company Reports Third Quarter Earnings

The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) today reported net income available for common shares of $60.

Kaplan Test Prep Announces New Chief Digital Officer To Lead Expansion In Online And Digital Properties

Kaplan Test Prep today announced the appointment of Bernardo Rodriguez to the new role of Chief Digital Officer.

Corinthian Misses, Bridgepoint Beats

Corinthian Misses, Bridgepoint Beats

Corinthian Colleges misses earnings expectations as Bridgepoint Education beats; For-profit education providers work to regain their footing amid newly proposed and yet-to-be-published legislation set to change the way the sector does business.

School Stocks Brace For New Regulations

The Department of Education issues new regulations aimed to protect students at for-profit colleges.

Washington Post Faces Kaplan Lawsuit

The Izard Nobel law firm files a lawsuit against the Washington Post on behalf of its stockholders.

Kaplan EduNeering Opens Asia Pacific Headquarters In Hong Kong

Kaplan EduNeering, a leading provider of compliance and knowledge management solutions, announces today the opening of a Hong Kong office to serve clients based in Asia.

Earnings Schedule For Week Of 11/01/10

Major companies tentatively scheduled to report quarterly results during week of 11/01/10

Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP Files Class Action Suit Against The Washington Post Company

Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP (“Robbins Geller”) ( http://www.

School Stocks: Winners & Losers

School Stocks: Winners & Losers

Corinthian Colleges and Apollo Group shares gain. Capella, Grand Canyon Education and DeVry fall sharply.

ITT Sees New-Student Enrollment Fall

ITT Sees New-Student Enrollment Fall

ITT Educational Services is the latest for-profit school to confirm the industry's hard reset, saying new student enrollment fell for the first time in several years last quarter.

School Stocks Fall on Enrollment Outlook

Apollo Group's dismal student enrollment outlook continues to weigh on stocks in the for-profit education sector.

“The Capitol Dish” From The Washington Post Serves Up Restaurant Deals In D.C. Area

Washington foodies have another reason to try an array of D.C.

For-profit Schools Reel As Rules Affect Enrollment

Enrollment at for-profit schools to drop, tighter admissions to affect low-income students

Apollo Outlook Weighs on School Stocks

Apollo Group, parent of the University of Phoenix, warns that student enrollment will fall more than 40% in fiscal 2011.

School Stocks: Winners & Losers

Stocks in the for-profit education sector were mixed on Tuesday, with shares of Bridgepoint Education outpacing the sector and Corinthian Colleges lagging.

Newsweek, Daily Beast Talking Merger

Newsweek magazine and the Daily Beast news Web site are in deep discussions over a possible merger and the likelihood of a deal is increasing, the Wall Street Journal reports.

Washington Post Sold Newsweek for $1

The Washington Post disclosed in a regulatory filing that it sold Newsweek to Harman Media for $1 plus the assumption of certain liabilities.

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: 90% Of Medical School Admissions Officers Say It’s Common For Applicants To Reference Personal Or Family Illness In Their Applications, But Most Say It Makes Little Difference In Helping Them Get In

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: 90% Of Medical School Admissions Officers Say It’s Common For Applicants To Reference Personal Or Family Illness In Their Applications, But Most Say It Makes Little Difference In Helping Them Get In

Many aspiring doctors are drawn to medicine because of a personal connection with illness, according to a Kaplan survey of admissions officers at 83 medical schools across the United States, which found that 90% report...

Kaplan Test Prep And Admissions Enhances Website Capabilities For Mobile Use

With 40% of adults accessing the Internet from a mobile device,* Kaplan Test Prep and Admissions has launched its enhanced site ( www.

The Washington Post To Recognize Outstanding Washington-Area Teachers And School Principals

Do you know a teacher or principal who goes above and beyond their day-to-day demands and deserves to be recognized? The call for nominations for the annual Distinguished Educational Leadership Awards and The Agnes...

Wash. Post Completes 'Newsweek' Sale

The Washington Post completes the sale of 'Newsweek' magazine to Dr. Sidney Harman.

Harman Newsweek LLC Purchases Newsweek From The Washington Post Company

The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) today announced that Harman Newsweek LLC has purchased Newsweek magazine.

Wash. Post's Kaplan Introduces Class Trials

Washington Post's Kaplan division introduces a program to "lower the risk that the federal government lends money unnecessarily."

Media Majors Put $12M Behind Ongo

The New York Times, Washington Post and Gannett have collectively invested $12 million in a start-up news company called Ongo.

Kaplan Test Prep And Admissions Expands Free Prep Resources Available For Students Readying For The October SAT, ACT And PSAT Exams

Kaplan Test Prep And Admissions Expands Free Prep Resources Available For Students Readying For The October SAT, ACT And PSAT Exams

Continuing its mission to make test prep available to as many aspiring college students as possible, Kaplan Test Prep and Admissions announced today that now through October 23, students preparing for the SAT (October...

A New Survey By Kaplan Test Prep And Admissions Shows That 77% Of College Admissions Officers See Parental Involvement In The Admissions Process On The Rise. (Graphic: Business Wire)

A New Survey By Kaplan Test Prep And Admissions Shows That 77% Of College Admissions Officers See Parental Involvement In The Admissions Process On The Rise. (Graphic: Business Wire)

A new Kaplan Test Prep and Admissions survey* of admissions officers at 386 of the nation’s top colleges and universities reveals that the phenomenon of the helicopter parent – a term given to parents who ...

The Washington Post Company Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend; Announces Stock Repurchase Authorization

The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $2.

Katharine Weymouth Elected A Director Of The Washington Post Company

The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) announced today that Katharine Weymouth has been elected to the Board of Directors.