Pearson makes its first acquisition in three years, Guild Education raises a Series D round of funding, and NeighborSchools, which seeks to support daycare providers, raises $3.5 million.
Classcraft, a company that develops games for student engagement and learning, is growing and that means it will have use part of its $7.5 million in new funding to build out its sales infrastructure.
Latino education entrepreneurs often aren’t sure where to look for venture capital funding, according to a new report by the NewSchools Venture Fund.
The education market is expected to grow at an annual rate of 3 percent over the next several years, with openings for companies improving learning outcomes.
K-12 ed-tech businesses and low-tech companies are among those selected to the 2019 Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in education.
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.