Learning scientist Bror Saxberg says the best research from his discipline is often missing from educational products and the professional development that goes with them.
San Antonio is looking for special education materials and related PD, while another Texas district needs an online PD management system. A Mississippi district seeks career- and technical-education program materials.
The Los Angeles Unified School System is in need of professional development services for private schools it serves with federal funds, and the Baltimore city schools are looking for project management consulting.
Districts in Colorado and Maryland are investing in assessment systems, while a Texas district wants software to help English-language learners.
The Seattle schools are investing in literacy intervention services and related professional development, and a New York regional educational services agency is looking for web-based human-resources software.
A Texas school leader explains the lessons she’s learned from a national program that encourages ed-tech innovation and best practices.
Mississippi’s Jackson Public Schools are looking to buy blended learning and virtual learning programs, and New Jersey is investing in a bilingual curriculum.
Illinois state officials plan to purchase a new statewide science assessment, and an Arizona district is buying a PD and employee evaluation tool.
Hoonuit acquires DecisionInsite; NWEA received two grants worth a total of $4.5 million; and Spotify company Soundtrap partners with listening-skills company Listenwise.
Texas schools are in need of career and technical education products and services, as well as math and reading programs. A district in New York is in the market for a system that will allow educators to manage students’ devices.