Three ed-tech companies raised nearly $20 million and LinkedIn entered the education market with a $1.5 billion acquisition of lynda.com.
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April 17, 2015
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
Fedora, LocoMotive Labs, and EdTrips headlined a busy week of K-12 venture capital.
February 23, 2015
NoRedInk, a website that uses student interests to create grammar and writing exercises, raised $6 million in a Series A round.
February 20, 2015
Listen Current, a curator of public radio stories geared towards science, social studies, and English/language arts classrooms, raised $950,000 in seed funding.
February 06, 2015
Three education companies took center stage in a meeting with financiers, philanthropists, and researchers about "impact investing" that was co-sponsored by the Aspen Institute.
January 30, 2015
AT&T, RedShelf, CodeHS, and TeachMate365 headlined an active week of K-12 venture capital.
January 27, 2015
Tim Kelly, who is credited with leading the society's transition into digital media, is helping to launch a game-based learning platform, according to an SEC filing.