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 Milken-Penn Graduate School of Education Business Plan Competition awarded more than $140,000 in prizes to ed-tech startups this year on its 10th anniversary.
The lead researcher on the study advises education companies to handle negative posts gingerly, and not automatically hit “delete.”
A federal court ruling this week keeps the repeal of net neutrality in place, but paves the way for states to write their own regulations.
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.
Latino education entrepreneurs often aren’t sure where to look for venture capital funding, according to a new report by the NewSchools Venture Fund.
Twenty-one percent of U.S. workers say they’ve had to improve their skills recently to account for automation on the job — and the numbers are higher for workers in China and India.
U.K.-based school staffing company Zen Educate and California science and coding company CodeCombat both raise funds. South African education company Snapplify eyes international expansion.
Four out of five ed-tech products and services reviewed by Common Sense Media don’t meet minimum standards to safeguard student data privacy, the organization says.
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.