Business leaders last week sounded the alarm that COVID-19 is causing significant learning losses, particularly in early literacy, and laid out a set of recommendations for how policymakers should tackle the issue.
A district in Minnesota is looking for mathematics resources, and a district in Virginia is seeking a universal screening and predictive assessment tool.
School systems are expected to have broad latitude to spend money from the American Rescue Plan on classroom and non-academic needs.
A new special report by EdWeek Market Brief offers a penetrating look at Florida’s K-12 market, and what school districts across the state need from companies.
A district in New Jersey is searching for audit services to be provided by an accounting firm, while a large Maryland district is in the market for at-home materials kits.
The online literacy provider Newsela has raised $100 million in new funding and achieved unicorn status, and has set its sights on “replacing the textbook,” its CEO says.
A large district in Maryland is looking to purchase a digital curriculum for elementary math, and an Illinois school system is in the market for professional learning services.
International private schools have boomed in recent years, and new research suggests they’re reliant on courses of study like the Cambridge curriculum and other U.S.- and U.K.-based models.
Renaissance has acquired Nearpod, in a merging of companies that bring a focus on classroom assessment and interactive features designed to boost student engagement.
EdWeek Market Brief’s new special report looks at the forces shaping the California K-12 market and what they mean for education companies.