Desire2Learn, a Canadian-based LMS provider, raised $85 million in Series B funding, bringing its total external investment to $165 million.
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August 20, 2014
July 15, 2014
Regent Education, a provider of financial aid and enrollment management for colleges, received $9 million in funding to accelerate its growth initiative.
June 09, 2014
Education Week's new special report, Navigating the Ed-Tech Marketplace, offers a broad look at the landscape of buyers and sellers operating in and around K-12 systems.
December 27, 2013
This is a post about fundraising. The one I have to write because everyone's expecting me to write it. The one I wouldn't write if I could avoid it because I think it's the wrong thing to focus on publicly.
November 12, 2013
Deciding to participate in any incubator or accelerator program is a tough decision with many factors. Autism Expressed had to make a difficult choice.
February 15, 2013
James J. Heckman, a University of Chicago professor who has studied the economic benefits of preschool, shares his thoughts.
December 06, 2012
Developing products based on teachers' experiences and preferences would help improve academic performance, which would likely influence district-level purchasing decisions, experts say.
October 26, 2012
The education technology industry's largest startup incubator holds a "demo day" for companies to pitch to funders.
October 22, 2012
Software company led by former Blackboard co-founder will use funds to provide intelligence on college-admissions process.
September 19, 2012
Approaches to education entrepreneurship vary widely, but options and resources are becoming more available, experts say.