A school district in Pennsylvania plans to buy science supplies and equipment, while a large Florida district anticipates buying musical instruments.
EmpowerU on Tuesday announced a $1 million seed funding round, led by Twin Cities venture firm Capita3, to launch a social-emotional learning product.
Fort Worth ISD wants drone equipment, software, and services for career-technical education, while the Wake County schools in North Carolina are looking for cloud security.
New York State wants to continue developing computer-based and paper-based testing in three subjects, while Puyallup, Wash. schoos are in the market for career and technical education equipment.
The Irving school district in Texas needs fine arts instructors, while the Delaware education department wants one or two data and quality tracking platforms for early childhood.
One of the nation’s top 25 school districts is looking for SEL virtual services, and Columbus schools are doing a textbook adoption. Meanwhile, Ector County ISD in Texas wants a virtual science lab for grades 7-12.
A Mississippi district wants an English/language arts digital curriculum; a Missouri district is searching for science/lab supplies and equipment, and a Georgia district seeks virtual program options.
Two Texas districts are adding to their approved vendor lists, and the Des Moines system is looking for virtual science investigation interactives for grades 6-8.
A new study looks at what percentage of curriculum adopted by districts is created on open licenses, which allow resources to be freely shared and re-used.
An upskilling platform took in $32 million from Owl Ventures, and Create & Learn, a California company focused on K-12 STEM classes with real-world applications, raised $1.7 million in seed funding.