The company will delay an IPO after regulators in Dubai froze tuition fees at private schools, which will affect the company’s financial projections, according to Reuters.
Christine Willig, the CEO of a newly formed Illuminate Education, plans to focus on “process and people” as she combines five companies into one ed-tech business with a focus on a next-generation data platform, formative assessments, and more.
An education company leads a list of businesses with the most remote workers, and the industry shows strong signs of growing interest in this employment option.
The Chinese company TAL Education says a short seller’s claims are rife with “unsupported speculation and malicious interpretations of events.”
Diversity in education company leadership and the workforce helps vendors understand educational “context,” explains an Oakland, Calif., schools official.
Technology, access to information, and broad societal shifts such as immigration pose many challenges to districts, and the private sector can help schools adjust, said Dwight Carter, the author of “Leading Schools in Disruptive Times.”
The assessment company Measured Progress is merging with AdvancED, a provider of accreditation and consulting to schools.
District leaders’ professional reading lists offer ideas for improving education companies’ thought leadership-related marketing content.
Cultivating teachers as digital ambassadors for your startup product is a smart move that can help spread word of mouth recommendations.
Many states are approving increases in funding for schools, but some districts are wary of adding new programs and services, despite the monetary influx.