Big education organizations, including Cambium Learning, AVID, and ETS named new top executives at the ASU+GSV summit, or in the run-up to it.
Major assessment and analytics provider Renaissance has acquired KeyPhonics, while startup Course Hero has acquired Scribbr.
A new certification program by the company LearnPlatform challenges vendors to develop an evidence base and protect student data privacy.
School communities — and the education organizations serving them — can take steps to help teachers and students adjust as mask-wearing recedes, writes Move This World CEO Sara Potler LaHayne.
The funding is part of a $7 billion federal stimulus measure created last year to boost student and teacher connectivity away from school.
The philanthropist MacKenzie Scott’s donation — the largest unrestricted gift in Digital Promise’s history — is the latest in a series of grants she’s made to education organizations.
A group of investors are fighting publicly traded education giant Houghton Mifflin Harcourt’s $2.8 billion sale to Veritas Capital.
A new accelerator program run by the federal agency supports teachers, academic researchers, and others who design projects meant to promote civil discourse, and combat online misinformation.
Discovery Education has been acquired by an affiliate of Clearlake Capital Group while Savvas Learning Company acquired digital math program developer Rubicon Publishing.
Education organizations serving schools will need to help students cope with fear and uncertainty as masks come off in schools, writes Move This World CEO Sara Potler LaHayne.