Investors and startup education companies came to the ASU/GSV Education Innovation Summit in search of business opportunities.
America Online co-founder Steve Case says investing in education-technology platforms, not just products and tools, appeals to him.
Michael Moe, the chairman and CEO of GSV Capital & GSV Assessment Management, argues that fears of private-sector intrusion into K-12 schools are overblown.
The speakers at the ASU/GSV Advisors summit include executives from top education publishers, investors, startup founders, and federal policymakers.
The for-profit online education provider has tentatively settled a lawsuit alleging the company misled investors, and other claims in the suit were dismissed.
Michigan State study finds groups of students with similar socioeconomic backgrounds from public and private schools perform roughly the same on assessments.
Pa. charter schools end contracts with operators and Indiana and Missouri school districts look to retain per-student funding.
An education consultant believes states with the potential to perform poorly on common assessments are good targets for education companies.
Lawsuit claims district is withholding student records and misleading parents on state-appointed management company’s takeover of a low-performing high school.
Education publishing giant will aim to make private education affordable in low-income nations, invest in education companies abroad.