Vulcan Inc., a company co-owned by Paul Allen, Microsoft's cofounder, recently underwrote research to pinpoint the top opportunities for social impact investing in K-12 education.
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July 07, 2015
July 01, 2015
A study from the ed-tech industry looks at what training educators want, and how they recommend increasing the effectiveness of student data used in schools.
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 26, 2015
New market research documents the shift from print to digital instructional materials in K-12 over the past few years, a trend expected to continue.
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.
March 11, 2015
A nonprofit organization is asking for information from K-12 districts and ed-tech vendors about the benefits and drawbacks of "pilot tryouts" of products.
February 27, 2015
The educational technology market has topped $8.4 billion in value, fueled by growth in assessment and other areas, according to a new analysis.
November 25, 2014
Computer-based personalized instruction is largely unproven in K-12, and investments in it should be approached cautiously, expanding only when proven effective, according to a new report.
November 21, 2014
A new report shows a digital divide as large as 45 percentage points in metropolitan homes' high-speed Internet availability.
November 04, 2014
The market for tablets at the global level, and in the U.S., continues to grow, though Apple's sales of iPads declined in the third quarter, according to the IDC.