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.
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July 09, 2014
June 23, 2014
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
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, 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
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
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
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
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
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 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.