College and career-readiness platform sold to Arizona district. The platform, Naviance, will be used to provide college counseling for a student body that has seen a large influx of English language learners in recent years. Across the country, Providence R.I.’s school system is looking for a vendor to ensure its teaching is culturally appropriate. Recent Solicitations Active/upcoming…
The Evaluation Systems Group of Pearson will redevelop California’s teacher credentialing evaluations and create administrator assessments while a district in Washington state with an inefficient student information system wants a new provider.
Boston is looking for formative assessments in math and English, and Florida’s flagship virtual education program, the Florida Virtual School, appears to have settled on an LMS provider.
Tennessee has hired Questar to give state exams, and in Utah, the Waterford Institute won a big government grant to expand online pre-K education.
The largest school district in the country is giving vendors an opportunity to share their plans for improving the Big Apple’s professional development for academic intervention services. Missouri’s statewide education agency announced that it would hang onto its incumbent test-writing vendor.
The Frederick, Va., schools award a $3 million contract for software-as-a-service; and a San Antonio-area system looks for Web programming and maintenance help.
The Houston Independent School District is looking for a vendor to build an online tool for tracking and handling hotline complaints it receives, with the goal of resolving problems that get flagged.
A major school district in Texas puts out a general call for software and an Ohio district seals a deal to design online curriculum.
Atlanta’s school system is looking for a vendor to inventory its assets; another Georgia system wants a major tech upgrade of its transportation system.
Massachusetts officials have hired an organization to develop reports that can help local school systems allocate resources wisely.