Four ed-tech companies secured big venture capital deals, while one of the largest education publishers might go public this fall.
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May 21, 2015
May 11, 2015
An Education Week Twitter chat explores how digital learning games are being used in the classroom.
April 20, 2015
Four pending studies presented at AERA offer surprising findings and a nuanced look at the use of iPads and e-readers with young children.
April 14, 2015
Congress has appropriated $950,000 for the development of "engaging" Web and mobile apps about how it works, and civic participation, for K-12 students.
April 10, 2015
USA Today reporter Greg Toppo examines the ways digital games are transforming education in a new book, "The Game Believes in You."
April 07, 2015
Technology should make learning more meaningful and better support teachers, U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan told developers at the ASU+GSV summit on Tuesday.
April 06, 2015
Four ed-tech companies brought in a combined $7.8 million of funding, for everything from a platform to track student academic data to an adaptive learning platform.
March 31, 2015
Classkick, an ed-tech startup that allows teachers to provide personalized, real-time feedback to students working on iPads, raised $1.7 million in seed funding.
March 20, 2015
Denmark's WriteReader, an app that enables children to create digital books as they learn how to read, will be expanding into the U.S. market.
February 27, 2015
Federal officials have published model "terms of service" to help guide districts on what privacy policies to demand from vendors.