A New Jersey district is buying a behavior and discipline referral platform, and the Ogden, Utah, school system is looking to purchase a variety of products in literacy, student engagement, and other areas.
The interim CEO of the ACT talks about the company’s recent acquisitions and what’s ahead for the major provider of assessment and other services.
An EdWeek Market Brief survey of district administrators and teachers reveals a demand for curriculum to help with students’ anticipated learning loss from coronavirus disruptions.
An EdWeek Market Brief survey asked 600 teachers about the biggest barriers they face in using ed tech to customize lessons to individual student needs.
The California ed-tech joint powers authority is in the market for help desk solutions, while a New Jersey school system is seeking a positive discipline program.
The El Monte Union High School District has put out an RFP for a student information system.
Age of Learning is partnering with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt for well-known book titles, while Pearson begins a national testing contract with Egypt. ETS and Khan Academy are partnering to offer aspiring teachers free test prep, and Impero Software names a new CEO.
The personalized learning tech provider AltSchool will become Altitude Learning, and give up management of its schools.
Companies have already brought artificial intelligence into education products focused on student well-being, math instruction, personalized academic pathways, and even building maintenance.
The two organizations have created a MAP Accelerator platform that will be piloted with 150,000 students in math for the 2019-20 school year.