Discovery Education has acquired U.K.-based DoodleLearning, and WeVideo has scooped up a software company, PlayPosit.
In an expansion of its global reach, the nonprofit Digital Promise scooped up two assets from the Asia Society.
Ed-tech companies need to weave privacy protections into product design and the very fabric of what they do, says Linnette Attai, who consults organizations on GDPR and other regulations.
Chinese education companies are once again going public, moving past government restrictions that temporarily put a halt on tech firms making that leap.
A government agency in India, home to a booming ed-tech market, has told companies not to engage in what the regulatory body deems unfair trade practices.
Outschool and Byju’s are among the education companies that have cut staff in a possible sign of a weakening of demand in the education market.
Education companies need to think carefully about how they structure their teams, and how they protect their resources from theft, when they enter a foreign market.
International private school chains have experienced explosive growth in the last five years, creating new revenue opportunities for education companies.
Prenda’s latest funding round was led by venture capital firm Seven Seven Six, which was founded by Reddit Co-founder, investor Alexis Ohanian.
The European Union last month came to an agreement on the Digital Services Act , which would set stricter protections on data privacy and tech company accountability.