Spending on curriculum software and subscriptions grew at a higher rate than any other technology budget area over the most recent year, according to the Consortium for School Networking.
A Florida district is looking to invest in mental health services for students and families, and a Texas district is looking to acquire speech therapy services.
Byju’s continues its effort to expand into North America, and early childhood education provider Teaching Strategies switched from one investment firm parent company to another.
Lawyers, consultants, and others who advise education companies say there are clear steps businesses can take to make sure their work isn’t ripped off.
K-12 media and tech overtook professional learning services as the education market segment with the highest activity, as acquisitions totaled nearly $20 billion in the first half of 2021.
A district in Utah is looking to purchase a K-12 student information system, while a Texas district is in the market for special education supplies and an equipment catalog.
A district in Pennsylvania is looking to purchase social and emotional learning support programs, while a district in Louisiana is soliciting bids for speech and language instructional software.
Legislation introduced last month calls on the federal government, K-12 schools, and vendors to take a more structured approach toward cybersecurity and protecting student data.
Richard Culatta, the CEO of ISTE and a top U.S. education official during the Obama administration, talks about his new book and how to build a more effective ed-tech ecosystem for schools.
A New York state district intends to purchase pre-K services while a district in New Jersey is searching for a professional development consultant.