The interim CEO of the ACT talks about the company’s recent acquisitions and what’s ahead for the major provider of assessment and other services.
New Survey of Ed. Companies Reveals Changes in Pricing, Revenues During COVID-19
EdWeek Market Brief's Exclusive Research Details Vendors' Shifts to Free Models in Response to Crisis
An EdWeek Market Brief survey of more than 960 officials from K-12 businesses finds that many have seen a slowdown in sales, and face roadblocks in their ability to pilot and implement products.
How a Major Florida District Is Preparing for the Social-Emotional Learning Tasks Ahead
Palm Beach County Officials Are Weighing Strategies on How to Support Students and Teachers
The Palm Beach County school district is one of many around the country attempting to plan for how to support the well-being of students, teachers, and parents if schools reopen in the fall.
The Support That Math Teachers Need From Products During COVID-19, and Beyond
The Past President of a Major Math Teachers' Group Says Remote Learning Can Open New Doors for Learning
The shift to remote learning could offer new opportunities for teachers to innovate and draw out the best student work, says the former president of a national math teachers association.
Many education company leaders are working from home during COVID-19. It takes discipline and flexibility to get it right, explains Sara Potler LaHayne.
ACT’s CEO Marten Roorda is leaving the nonprofit, and a 30-year veteran–Janet Godwin–is replacing him as interim CEO.
As Districts Inch Toward Reopening, What Are Their Biggest Social-Emotional Needs?
EdWeek Market Brief's Survey Asked Educators About Their Priorities Supporting Students' Well-Being
District leaders see an array of challenges meeting students’ social-emotional learning needs during the COVID-19 era, according the results of a new survey by EdWeek Market Brief.
K-12 superintendents from several U.S. regions expressed dissatisfaction with education vendors’ marketing campaigns amid the COVID-19 pandemic, a new survey says.
Criteria used for choosing a social-emotional learning program for students and educators will look very different now than it did before the impact of the coronavirus.
How State Curriculum Adoption Cycles Are Being Thrown Off by the Coronavirus
Challenges Staging Reviews, and Funding Concerns, Are Causing Delays in Some Markets. Others Are Rolling Ahead
Some states’ curricular materials adoption processes are rolling ahead despite the COVID pandemic, while others are being delayed.