Schools in Latin America’s most populous country are likely to have an increased demand for STEM materials, English-language instruction, and resources that align with new national education standards in the years ahead.
The merger will pull together companies with combined revenues of nearly $3.2 billion and a broad portfolio of learning materials.
A new initiative, funded by the National Science Foundation, aims to set guidelines for what students should know about the fast-evolving technology.
Pearson Ventures will support early-stage education companies focused on artificial intelligence, next-generation assessment, lifelong learning, and other areas.
Former Kaplan CEO Jonathan Grayer believes digital K-12 curriculum and assessment needs an infusion of cutting-edge tech and research, and that the companies he’s backing will lead the way.
Vendors should be prepared to tell school districts exactly what data they collect, and how it’s protected, says K-12 cybersecurity leader Melissa Tebbenkamp.
K-12 companies can get into trouble if they’re selling to school principals but not keeping central-office administrators in the loop. Here are some tips on how to work with both groups of administrators effectively.
Byju’s, an India-based company that has attracted a torrent of venture capital, is poised to sell its mobile learning app to U.S. parents, and potentially schools.
A Texas district is seeking a program for parent engagement; Ohio is looking for a vendor to help with the credentialing of principals and teachers.
A project billed as the “first ever state-level rollout of artificial intelligence in schools” will be launched soon in Belgium.