Any digital educational materials created with federal grants would have to be openly licensed if a proposed Department of Education regulation is adopted.
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Fifteen states and the District of Columbia have adopted Next Generation Science Standards, which could shape schools' demand for content for years to come.
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 17, 2015
Total spending on K-12 instructional materials stood at $11.8 billion in 2013-14, according to the Education Market Association.
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.
June 09, 2015
The "MOOC" provider edX is allowing authors of its content to license their materials as "open educational resources."
June 05, 2015
The "conundrum" for the publishing industry is how to create materials aligned with the common core at a time when the standards are subject to fierce political pushback.
June 04, 2015
From Web 3.0 adaptive technologies to making learning more "visible," four panelists at a preK-12 publishers' conference shared their visions of how ed-tech should evolve.
May 21, 2015
Sandbox Partners is buying the Family Education Network, a Pearson "edu-tainment" platform, for an undisclosed amount.
April 03, 2015
Silicon Valley tech company HP and Knewton, the developer of digital learner profiles, are partnering on an effort to bring "adaptive" print products into K-12 schools.