The number of bids and RFPs from state and local governments for K-12 education has grown by 20 percent over the past year, according to an analysis by Onvia.
Indiana officials awarded a contract worth $43 million, Iowa agreed to a deal valued at $31 million, and North Dakota also selected the vendor.
Pearson officials apologized after a reporting error on a state history test used to determine students’ eligibility for graduation.
The Portland, Ore.-based testing organization is probably best known for its interim assessments, but said last year it was expanding to the statewide, summative testing market.
Miami-Dade schools chief Alberto M. Carvalho talks about what he wants from vendors, and why his district takes a methodical approach to big ed-tech projects.
Can one contract meet all the needs of school districts and their ed-tech providers? That’s the premise behind a new contract launched by the Silicon Valley Education Foundation and several districts.
An Education Week Research Center survey offers insights on why school districts put forward requests for proposals that don’t result in them buying anything.
Trying to win a school district ed tech contract? Proprietary survey results suggest you should provide strong tech support and professional development.
Open Up Resources, a nonprofit led by a former Pearson executive, has fashioned a business model it hopes will help it go after district RFPs.
While international sales are down, the U.S. market continues to grow slowly, and experts say sales of “2-in-1” devices are rising.