EVERFI makes its first international acquisition, picking up a London-based business, and Nearpod takes lessons learned from K-12 and moves into post-secondary education.
The lead researcher on the study advises education companies to handle negative posts gingerly, and not automatically hit “delete.”
A new Education Week special report delves into the challenges the districts face managing their money, and how they will respond if another recession hits.
The education market is expected to grow at an annual rate of 3 percent over the next several years, with openings for companies improving learning outcomes.
Educators are turning to a database created by a state ed-tech directors’ association to search for quality instructional materials.
Catapult Learning will provide PD for special education teachers within the U.S. Department of Defense Education Activity. Edsby is building a data platform for 800,000 students in New Zealand. And social-emotional learning company Aperture Education is partnering with Dovetail Learning.
New York state will be making awards to districts for PD focused on helping teachers with computer science, engineering, and/or ed-tech skills.
Digital Promise plans to offer ed-tech product certifications, with the first category verifying whether a product is grounded in learning sciences research.
EdWeek Market Brief looks at how Edsby, a Canadian company, scored a nationwide contract to bring its student information system to New Zealand’s 800,000 students.
K-12 ed-tech businesses and low-tech companies are among those selected to the 2019 Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in education.