Educational software and digital content sold into the pre-K-12 market comprise $7.97 billion in company revenues in 2011-12, up 2.7 percent over the year before.
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December 11, 2013
December 09, 2013
Ten ed tech companies, chosen as part of the Software and Information Industry Association's innovation incubator program, will showcase their businesses tomorrow in New York.
December 03, 2013
Sebastian Thrun, the entrepreneur credited with helping launch "massive, open, online courses," now says the evidence shows MOOCs are not helping students in higher education.
November 19, 2013
Longtime publishing house HarperCollins will give e-book provider Curriculet access to its extensive list of titles.
November 07, 2013
Educators need to learn more lessons from entrepreneurs, argues a University of Maine lecturer on education leadership.
October 30, 2013
A company with one of the biggest names in education, McGraw-Hill Education, is among the latest to invest in school-focused startups, through a program run out of the University of Pennsylvania. McGraw-Hill is investing in the Education Design Studio, Inc., an incubator and seed fund that is a ...
October 23, 2013
The 2013 Inc. 5000 List of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States features 44 businesses serving children from preschool through high school.
October 11, 2013
With the rise of ed-tech over the past few years, we have seen a steady stream of publishers, media companies, and private equity shops acting on the back-end of the venture market as the ultimate acquirers. But we have not seen a major technology company jump on board... until now, with Amazon's purchase of TenMarks
October 08, 2013
OpenEd, an online catalog of more than 250,000 web-based educational videos, games, and exercises aligned with some 3,300 Common Core State Standards, launches today.
September 05, 2013
Kiva and Citi Microfinance have launched Kiva U, and a curriculum for K-12 on "Exploring Poverty," to increase students understanding of financial inclusion.