As it implements a combination of remote and in-person learning this fall, the 84,000-student Jefferson County, Colo., school district needs vendors who can pivot quickly.
Age of Learning, Inc., says that the complaints raised about its marketing and billing practices were addressed by the company years ago.
Thirty-seven percent of education companies surveyed by EdWeek Market Brief said they’ve approved salary cuts during the pandemic, a higher portion than implemented layoffs or furloughs of workers.
The coronavirus has forced a number of assessment providers to place new emphasis on non-testing product lines.
Cambium Learning Group announced the acquisition of language learning powerhouse Rosetta Stone, and the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is backing an Indian ed-tech startup.
The CEO of Spiral, an interactive learning platform that was recently snapped up by Discovery Education, talks about the key factors companies need to weigh before they agree to an acquisition.
K-12 school district leaders are being forced to spend on a growing list of needs driven by logistical hurdles involved in reopening schools during the coronavirus.
The coronavirus has created barriers for ed-tech providers, but it has also fueled new opportunities in early childhood education, say Nikki Navta and Tammy Kwan, of Cognitive ToyBox.
Pearson names Andy Bird, who turned Walt Disney International into a digital-first business focused on the diverse needs of consumers around the world, as its presumptive CEO.
Market Brief surveyed 1,700 education business executives about the impact of COVID-19 on their companies, and how they expect it to affect them in the future.