Some companies see the potential for blockchain to transform K-12 administrative tasks. But are school district officials ready to take the leap?
The CEO of Move This World talks about what this new investment will mean for the future of her company.
Kahoot! has acquired two companies in one week, while Labster raised $21 million in a Series B round, Scholastic purchased a major stake in Make Believe Ideas in the U.K., College Board and MetaMetrics announced a partnership, and Wah Fu Education Group raised nearly $6 million in an IPO.
The SEEK Group, which creates and manages online education and employment businesses, has made significant investments in Coursera and The Open University’s FutureLearn.
Education is one of the sectors where augmented reality and virtual reality hardware and content are most likely to be applicable today, according to a new survey.
Pearson Ventures will support early-stage education companies focused on artificial intelligence, next-generation assessment, lifelong learning, and other areas.
Former Kaplan CEO Jonathan Grayer believes digital K-12 curriculum and assessment needs an infusion of cutting-edge tech and research, and that the companies he’s backing will lead the way.
Learn more about the K-12 trends and products that are attracting venture capital investment in this webinar on Feb. 22 at 2 p.m. EST.
The total number of transactions in education jumped by 9 percent from 2017 to 2018, and a number of foreign deals were among the biggest.
Tolerance for risk can fuel an education company’s growth, but leaders of those businesses also need to be disciplined and understand what the K-12 market is demanding.