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July 09, 2014

Ed-Tech Startup, StudyBlue, Raises Another $1.7 Million in Venture Capital

StudyBlue, a startup that develops on-the-go study apps, received $1.7 million from investors, bringing its total venture capital investment to over $17 million.

June 23, 2014

School Leaders See Potential for Mobile Devices to Help College, Career Preparation, Survey Finds

Forty-six percent of school administrators cite mobile device use as a "major factor" in college- and career-readiness instruction for students.

June 20, 2014

Report Identifies 'Intuitive' Technology, Hybrid Learning as Emerging Ed-Tech Trends

Hybrid learning models, motion-based technology and the use of open resources are all expected to become more prevalent in the coming years, according to a new report.

June 12, 2014

Schoology Wins Contract for Ambitious Ed-Tech Project in Uruguay

Schoology, an American developer of learning management systems, has won a contract to deliver services in Uruguay, which has embarked on one of the world's most ambitious ed-tech projects.

June 09, 2014

New Education Week Report Examines Evolving Ed-Tech Marketplace

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.

June 03, 2014

Challenging K-12 Market 'Turning the Corner,' Analyst Tells Ed. Publishers

An official from the market research company MDR told educational publishers that their companies are likely to see better days as K-12 school budgets improve.

April 29, 2014

Consumer Group Asks N.Y.'s Cuomo to Remove Google Official From Panel

The advocacy group Consumer Watchdog has called on New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to remove Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt from the state's Smart Schools Commission.

April 23, 2014

Teachers at Summit Tell Ed. Companies What They Want--and What They Don't

A panel that included K-12 teachers gave attendees at a major education business a blunt view of their frustrations and worries about classroom technologies.

April 10, 2014

Use of Tablets, Online Testing on Rise, but Gender Gaps Persist in 'STEM' Fields

Twenty-five percent of high school students in school wide Title 1 programs said they had a school-provided tablet, while 13 percent of non-Title 1 students had that type of device, according to a Project Tomorrow survey.

April 03, 2014

Amazon's Brazilian Textbook Deal Stirs Speculation About Its K-12 Ambitions

Amazon recently announced a major deal in Brazil, a booming ed-tech market, to distribute free textbooks via a Kindle reading app to teachers using government-issued tablets.

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