ETS has won a series of lucrative pieces of Texas state testing work, worth $280 million, while rival Pearson won contracts with much less value.
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May 18, 2015
May 07, 2015
California state board officials have approved a $240 million assessment contract for ETS, despite complaints from a rival vendor.
May 05, 2015
Educators told vendors what they need in educational technology during an industry meeting in San Francisco this week.
April 30, 2015
Companies can have their products evaluated for educational outcomes by Johns Hopkins' school of education, in a collaboration between the institution and an industry association.
April 17, 2015
The Securities and Exchange Commission has asked the district whether it properly disclosed how bond funds would be used for the school system's Apple contract.
April 14, 2015
A new Education Week special report profiles school districts' efforts to bring blended learning home by increasing needy students' access to out-of-school Wi-Fi.
April 10, 2015
Pearson is asking California officials to re-bid a testing contract, potentially worth a quarter of billion dollars, calling the decision to award the deal to ETS illegal, arbitrary and capricious.
April 08, 2015
South Carolina officials violated various pieces of state procurement law in awarding a $58 million contracts to the ACT Inc., a top procurement panel has ruled.
April 01, 2015
A state review blames Idaho's failure to implement Schoolnet on mismanagement and problems with the $61 million learning management system.
March 06, 2015
A statewide assessment contract worth $58 million can go forward the first year, but must be re-bid in the following years, according to a new ruling.