E-textbooks, online assessment, educational gaming to highlight annual education and innovation conference.
Authorities are looking into a contract Chaka Fattah Jr. son of U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah, received from Philadelphia-area for-profit education management company.
Charter school network with strong results in California looking to expand to other cities.
Partnership aims to educate next generation of education entrepreneurs.
More than half the learning company’s 2012 revenue expected to be from digital, executives say.
In our Feb. 22 issue, I wrote about the increased scrutiny on K12 Inc., a for-profit virtual charter schools operator that’s been the subject of damning media reports and studies in recent months. But in the time since that story was published, there have been several examples on the state level that K12 Inc. is…
Welcome to the Marketplace K-12 blog, Education Week’s newest foray into covering the education industry and the new ideas that are changing it. Here you’ll find posts on how businesses are affecting education: for-profit school operators, corporate-backed education, the publishing industry, the fast-moving world of education start-ups and more. And you’ll find coverage of the…