TPG Capital is acquiring TSL Education Ltd., a company that owns the Times Educational Supplement, TES Connect and ShareMyLesson, an AFT platform for teachers who want to share lessons and information online.
Pearson made 15 acquisitions and investments during 2012, making it the most active education company in that area, according to a report by CB Insights.
The Association of Educational Publishers and the Association of American Publishers have announced that they will join forces.
There were 48 mergers and acquistions among education- and training-related technology companies in 2012, according to one recent analysis.
The online media company IAC, known for developing sites like Match.com, is acquiring a tutoring site used by families and schools, Tutor.com.
The “big three” educational publisher sells it educational properties to Apollo Global Management for $2.5 billion, in yet another landmark move in the industry.
Weld North buys Editure and JBHM Education Group with plans to form national consulting group for professional development and school improvement.
Deal, which will integrate digital learning tools into McGraw-Hill content, continues Key’s transition from print to digital.
Much of staff could be laid off as classroom magazine is consolidated into Scholastic, which purchased the publication in February.
Report from investment banking firm on mergers and acquisitions shows number of deals in education are up, but value of transactions is down.