Virtual and augmented reality developers will need to produce more content, if the tech is to take off in K-12 education, three industry observers said.
Europe’s sweeping data-privacy law has slapped new requirements on ed-tech companies–and on the schools in the European Union that they serve–to safeguard student information.
Education crowdfunding site DonorsChoose.org released its 2018 classroom funding data, identifying the products that teachers requested most over the year.
The massive ed-tech conference is playing out in the shadow of political upheaval over Brexit, Britain’s uncertain path toward abandoning the European Union.
The U.S. Department of Education hosted its 6th annual ED Games Expo, and about a fifth of the featured games incorporated virtual and augmented reality.
The giant education company says it will sell an enhanced version of the curriculum created by Illustrative Mathematics, which also reached a separate deal with publisher Kendall Hunt.
Officials from Oregon’s Center on Teaching and Learning, and the company, Catapult Learning, say their arrangement could serve as a model for public-private partnerships.
BYJU’s is acquiring Osmo for $120 million. It is the India-based company’s first acquisition of a U.S. education business and an effort to bring its products to younger children.
A new report scrutinizes the growing practice among ed-tech companies of using teachers as brand ambassadors to spread the word about products.
The school communication service said that the price increase per text will make free SMS service impossible to sustain for Verizon customers.