The Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium has arranged an independent evaluation of an open-source delivery platform it paid the American Institutes for Research to develop.
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August 20, 2015
PeopleAdmin's acquisition of SearchSoft Solutions will give the companies a combined reach into 4,000 school districts to help education leaders manage personnel decisions.
August 19, 2015
Knewton has established partnerships with companies in about 20 countries outside the United States, where demand for ed-tech is growing.
August 11, 2015
Education Week has acquired Learning Matters, an award-winning TV production company founded two decades ago by longtime PBS correspondent John Merrow.
August 03, 2015
Minnesota will receive $1 million in fees from Pearson and up to $4.7 million in additional services and support, as part of a settlement.
July 23, 2015
Families' spending on school supplies has dropped a bit from last year, according to the National Retail Federation.
July 21, 2015
Questar Assessment Inc., a Minnesota-based company, is lesser known than some test vendors but has secured major contracts recently in the states.
July 17, 2015
Microsoft's support for Windows Server 2003 ends this week, putting districts that have not upgraded to a newer system at risk of viruses and other derailments.
July 09, 2015
Questar Assessment Inc., a Minnesota-based company, has won a $44 million contract to handle grade 3-8 testing in New York state.