Four ed-tech companies secured big venture capital deals, while one of the largest education publishers might go public this fall.
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May 21, 2015
May 04, 2015
McGraw-Hill Education could become a public company later this year, according to a report from Reuters. Rivals Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and Pearson are both public now.
April 30, 2015
Companies can have their products evaluated for educational outcomes by Johns Hopkins' school of education, in a collaboration between the institution and an industry association.
March 17, 2015
Higher education learners rely on their mobile devices to study, and 77 percent report getting better grades as a result, according to new research.
January 13, 2015
Ed-tech companies have voiced concerns that the president's data-privacy blueprint could derail innovation in the digital space.
October 23, 2014
HMH Labs will attempt to bring about educational innovation through the "experimentation. and rapid prototyping of new technology solutions."
April 15, 2014
Twelve ed-tech business plans originating from California to Tanzania will be showcased in a competition next month.
March 13, 2014
Renaissance Learning, a K-12 assessment and learning analytics company, has commanded one of the highest prices in the history of ed tech acquisitions.
July 10, 2013
A new program by McGraw-Hill uses software that attempts to personalize study plans for adult learners preparing for the GED and other high school equivalency tests.
June 24, 2013
Indiana officials say they will seek no less than $613,000 in damages from test administrator CTB/McGraw-Hill because of problems with the state's assessment earlier this year.