EdWeek Market Brief brings you and your team actionable intelligence about the marketplace of K-12 education. Created for both providers of education products and services and school district leaders, Market Brief’s original reporting, deep analysis and proprietary, data-driven research focuses on school district purchasing and the companies and products serving K-12 education. Market Brief is creating a more informed and transparent marketplace for both product buyers and sellers.

Education Week has provided thorough and thoughtful analysis of K-12 policies, practice and research for more than 25 years. Now, with an expanded team of reporters and business researchers, EdWeek Market Brief is bringing smarter and better informed decision making to the marketplace of education, with the goal of increasing student learning and achievement.

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Market Trends – In-depth analysis of challenges and opportunities

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Exclusive Data – Actionable data from surveys and research

Purchasing Alert – Tracking RFPs and contracts awarded

Analyst’s View – Advice on trends to watch from market experts

Fundamentals – Advice on trends to watch from market experts

Marketplace K-12 Blog – News developments in the education industry

The Startup Blog – Ed-tech entrepreneurs chart their efforts

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Thank you to the EdWeek Market Brief Advisory Board members for providing their insights and feedback as this market intelligence service moves forward.

Tyler BosmenyTyler Bosmeny
CEO & Co-founder
MBDec-Board-Dallas-DanceDallas Dance
Baltimore County Public Schools
MBDec-Board-Bill-GoodwynBill Goodwyn
President & CEO
Discovery Education
MBDec-Board-Jack-LynchJack Lynch
Renaissance Learning
MBDec-Board-Alice-OwenAlice Owen
Executive Director
Texas K-12 CTO Council
MBDec-Board-Deborah-QuazzoDeborah Quazzo
Founder & Managing
Partner, GSV Advisors
BJS-20120517-094832-7304Jane Swift
Middlebury Interactive Languages
Rob WaldronRob Waldron
Curriculum Associates
MBDec-Board-Woolley-WilsonJessie Woolley-Wilson
DreamBox Learning



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