Renaissance has acquired Nearpod, in a merging of companies that bring a focus on classroom assessment and interactive features designed to boost student engagement.
Investors are putting a premium on companies that have the products and expertise to span distance learning and a return to in-person lessons.
Companies could benefit from a recent executive order by President Joe Biden calling for the U.S. Department of Education to collect COVID-19-related data from states and school districts.
EdWeek Market Brief surveyed district leaders on what outreach they expect from the education companies serving their K-12 systems, after a merger or acquisition.
Education businesses should ask their employees what support they need to be successful during COVID — and honor their successes during these difficult circumstances.
Low bandwidth in students’ homes poses a challenge for education companies. Here’s how they’re responding, with products and workarounds.
Newsela Chief Marketing Officer Adriel Sanchez breaks down how the company arranged free access to its products during COVID and why it saw professional development as so important.
The pandemic has laid bare needs that education companies are trying to address with new collaborations and partnerships.
Leaders of companies can help themselves during COVID by distilling aspects of their lives into distinct parts, and making sure each is taken care of, says Move This World founder Sara Potler LaHayne.
EdWeek Market Brief asked district and school leaders and principals what tools they need but aren’t getting to do hybrid teaching effectively.