A South Carolina district wants a mass notification system, and a Louisana school system seeks a crisis intervention program and behavior management training, while a Missouri district plans to assess its technology department’s services.
Recent deals include IXL Learning’s acquisition of Education.com, ASSIST Education’s partnership with Santillana to bring its U.S. high school diplomas to Brazil, a U.K.-based acquisition by Strictly Education, and fundraising by ed-tech startups in Mumbai and Nigeria.
The international organization UNESCO, which has more than 190 member countries, has approved a resolution meant to support the development of the free, shareable educational materials.
A Phoenix school district wants to adopt textbooks for environmental science courses and a Utah school system is purchasing a math curriculum for middle school.
The Miami-Dade school district is buying learning management and student information system, and a major district in Minnesota needs a web design and content management solution.
One of the largest school districts in the country wants a farm-to-school strategic planning consultant. A school system in New York would like to find pre-K providers from community-based organizations.
Strong teacher input is critical to the successful adoption of new technology in K-12 classrooms, says Teaching Matters CEO Lynette Guastaferro.
The Baltimore city schools are planning to buy math and literacy intervention programs, and a New Jersey district is looking for professional development on social-emotional learning, mental health and other issues.
Schools will increasingly count on education vendors to deliver products that cultivate analytic skills and collaborative ability, labor experts say.
A North Carolina school district is buying a training program associated with helping students with trauma, and the Pittsburgh K-12 system needs a platform to help with transportation.