The U.K.-based company that put interactive whiteboards in U.S. schools is being purchased by NetDragon Websoft, a developer of online games and mobile Internet platforms.
All Blog Posts With for-profit education Tag or Category
July 10, 2015
July 09, 2015
Questar Assessment Inc., a Minnesota-based company, has won a $44 million contract to handle grade 3-8 testing in New York state.
July 02, 2015
McGraw-Hill Education CTB is selling off major portions of its testing business to Data Recognition Corporation, including its state assessment work.
June 19, 2015
A group of teachers in California's virtual schools says a major, commercial online provider is not meeting standards for quality.
June 18, 2015
PowerSchool, a student information system that Pearson says is the most widely used student information system in the United States, will leave the company's fold.
June 08, 2015
Businesses working with schools can help themselves by closely monitoring applications to the E-rate program, and their use of federal discounts made available, a newly published guide says.
June 02, 2015
Deborah Quazzo, whose investments in ed-tech companies doing business with the Chicago district have drawn criticism, said she will resign at the end of her term this summer.
May 28, 2015
An education company's cost of a data breach can be $300 per compromised record, making it one of the most costly industries for lost or stolen records.
May 28, 2015
Chromebook sales to end-users will reach 7.3 million units in 2015, a 27 percent increase from last year, according to a new report.
May 21, 2015
Sandbox Partners is buying the Family Education Network, a Pearson "edu-tainment" platform, for an undisclosed amount.