Carnegie Learning is acquiring a virtual curriculum founded by Hollywood director James Cameron and his wife, Suzy Amis Cameron.
Classera, which offers a digital learning platform to students in the Middle East and Africa, said the funding is its first since being founded in 2011.
School districts face a financial “bloodletting” in a few years as enrollment declines, loss of stimulus, and a potential economic slowdown takes hold, says Marguerite Roza of Georgetown University.
The acquisition of BrainPOP is part of Kirkbi’s goal to become a “global force for learning through play, be it physically or digitally,” the company says.
Words Liive was one of four companies honored through the Penn-GSE program, one of the country’s best-known competitions for early-stage education organizations.
In a pair of deals in the digital communications space, Edlio acquired SchoolInfo, while Finalsite bought the Blackboard K-12 Community Engagement division from Anthology.
The long process to release 2021 data drew the attention of authorities in India, where Byju’s is based.
A new EdWeek Market Brief survey of education company officials finds that many venture capital deals in the market over the past year have been relatively small.
EdWeek Market Brief’s annual State of the Industry report for the first time this year includes survey results on company compensation and how active they will be with mergers and acquisitions.
In a pair of deals affecting some of the biggest players in the K-12 marketplace, Illuminate Education was acquired by Renaissance, and Frontline Education was bought by Roper Technologies for $3.75 billion.