As it implements a combination of remote and in-person learning this fall, the 84,000-student Jefferson County, Colo., school district needs vendors who can pivot quickly.
One of the nation’s top 25 school districts is looking for SEL virtual services, and Columbus schools are doing a textbook adoption. Meanwhile, Ector County ISD in Texas wants a virtual science lab for grades 7-12.
The Institute of Education Sciences has unveiled ed-tech guides to make educators aware of resources available for virtual teaching amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
The venture capital firm Owl Ventures has created two new funds that will support new investments and follow-on investments in its existing portfolio.
Houston, Texas’ school district is looking for independent educational evaluators for adaptive physical education, while Philadelphia schools seek an online student service delivery platform.
Age of Learning, Inc., says that the complaints raised about its marketing and billing practices were addressed by the company years ago.
The coronavirus has forced a number of assessment providers to place new emphasis on non-testing product lines.
A Mississippi district wants an English/language arts digital curriculum; a Missouri district is searching for science/lab supplies and equipment, and a Georgia district seeks virtual program options.
Cambium Learning Group announced the acquisition of language learning powerhouse Rosetta Stone, and the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is backing an Indian ed-tech startup.
The CEO of Spiral, an interactive learning platform that was recently snapped up by Discovery Education, talks about the key factors companies need to weigh before they agree to an acquisition.