The largest for-profit provider of online education for students in K-12 schools posted financial gains in the third quarter, rebounding from previous setbacks.
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Student-athletes attending two dozen virtual schools operated by K12 Inc. will not receive eligibility for their coursework from the NCAA in 2014-15.
March 17, 2014
Some Maine residents and lawmakers are worried about the implications of Pearson's involvement, through Connections Education LLC, in the state's first virtual charter school.
October 21, 2013
The most popular courses offered by 'MOOC' provider Coursera in China include classes on modeling, finance, machine learning, and math.
July 30, 2013
Rosetta Stone's acquisition of Lexia Learning Systems, Inc., for $22.5 million marks another move for the provider of language products into the educational-technology market.
July 16, 2013
Blackboard plans to give K-12 schools access to a platform to create "MOOCs," while Amplify will launch its first MOOC, focused on AP Computer Science.
April 25, 2013
The Florida education department reports that the online company K12 Inc. used teachers lacking subject-matter expertise and gave inaccurate information about teacher assignments.
April 19, 2013
The Philadelphia district wants to open an online school, which would make it one of several city school systems to found cyber-education operations.
March 13, 2013
The foundation is increasing its investment in the parent-oriented school-rating website GreatSchools, to expand the reviews offered online.
December 05, 2012
The state's board of education approved 45 course providers to participate in unprecedented Course Choice program, four days after a judge ruled it unconstitutional.