Vermont wants consultants to support districts in creating master schedules, and Colorado’s Poudre school system plans to purchase Adobe Creative Cloud school subscriptions. The Fort Bend, Texas district chose Naviance by Hobsons for post-secondary planning.
Education companies can succeed in developing countries in Africa if they clearly understand the potential risks and rewards, says Jamie Martin, the founder of the African ed-tech incubator Injini.
Kentucky wants an exam covering English, reading, math, and science for grades 10-11, and Howard County Schools, Md., are looking for a mass notification system. Idaho has renewed its contract with Istation for K-3 reading tests.
The total dollar value of dealmaking in the pre-college, higher education and professional training sectors soared from just $5 billion in 2016 to $16.79 billion in 2017, according to a report by investment bank Berkery Noyes.
Philadelphia public schools wants tutoring and post-secondary prep programming. Los Angeles Unified School District is looking for a contractor to develop a content management system and mobile app.
Baltimore is looking for new literacy curricula for use in 136 schools, and Spokane Public Schools, Wash., plans to purchase a post-secondary explorer and planning tool. Newport News Public Schools, Va., will pilot online writing platform NoRedInk.
The San Antonio, Texas, school system is looking to buy a college and career readiness program. And in recent awards, the Lexington county schools in South Carolina chose Studica to furnish robotics kits.
A Utah district wants textbooks and software for its tech and engineering CTE program, and a Texas school system seeks a college and career explorer. An Arizona district is looking for web-based, district- and school-level assessments.
A Colorado school system is looking for a management system to track visitors, and Connecticut district wants help with a search for a superintendent.
Shelby County Schools, Tenn. wants to manage Head Start data, and Richardson ISD, Tex., will purchase career and technical education coursework. Bend-La Pine Schools, Ore., seeks a K-12 online learning platform.