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ASSIST LLC To Drive Growth of Its Integrated Education Management System

Integrated Education Management System provider ASSIST LLC tapped Michael E. Spencer to drive growth for the new company. ASSIST recently launched ASSIST 4.0, a fully-integrated student data (SIS), student learning management (LMS) and curriculum management (CMS) system for schools. Read More »

Frontline Education Acquires School Improvement Network

Frontline Education, an integrated insights partner serving more than 12,000 Educational Organizations, today announced the acquisition of School Improvement Network, a leading professional growth provider for education. This is Frontline's tenth acquisition overall and the second of this year. Read More »

Silverback Learning Solutions Acquires EdifyAssess

Silverback Learning Solutions, developer of the Mileposts™ personalized learning platform, today announces the acquisition of EdifyAssess, a comprehensive cloud-based enterprise platform that manages all aspects of an organization’s assessment program, from assessment item creation through assessment administration to sophisticated data analytics of student responses. Read More »

Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition Is Opening

Considered the most prestigious and well-funded education business plan competition, the Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition (EBPC) has earned a name for itself by attracting innovative ideas from around the world and spotting impactful education innovations early on. The EBPC Idea Path Competition, aimed at entrepreneurs in the early stages of ideation or product/service development, will open for applications on August 1, 2017. Read More »

Free NYC BIzCamps Teach Low-Income High Schoolers

NYU's edtech incubator, StartED and Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) NY Metro, a non-profit that provides entrepreneurship education to today announced a collaboration to offer free summer Bizcamps for 75 under-resourced communities aged 13-18, presented by Citi Foundation. Read More »

Imagine Learning Celebrates 13 Years

Imagine Learning, a nationally respected developer of digital instruction in math, language, and literacy, celebrates its thirteenth birthday this month by reflecting on past milestones and anticipating unprecedented growth ahead. Today, over three million students use Imagine Learning programs in over 30,000 schools, including the 20 largest school districts in the United States. Read More »

Certica Solutions Acquires Unbound Concepts

Certica Solutions, provider of the Certica Connect™ edtech platform-as-a-service (PaaS), today announced the acquisition of Baltimore-based Unbound Concepts, innovator of the Artifact™ application which provides educators, librarians, readers and curriculum buyers with a better way to search, browse and discover books. Read More »

Certica Solutions Acquires ItemLogic

Certica Solutions has acquired the ItemLogic™ business from KobellSystems, Inc., the education industry’s leading solution to manage the entire assessment item lifecycle. Certica will provide ItemLogic’s capabilities in its Certica Connect platform, extending Certica’s portfolio of interrelated, education-centric functionality offered to publishers and edtech vendors. Read More »

Atomic Learning and Versifit Rebrand as “Hoonuit”

Atomic Learning and Versifit, the leading provider of analytic reporting solutions for school districts have announced its transformation to one corporate brand: Hoonuit. The rebranding exemplifies the evolution of the companies, into a comprehensive suite of data analytics and professional development tools that together provide educators the knowledge and insight to maximize success in the classroom. Read More »

Lightspeed Announces Corporate Rebrand and New Products

Lightspeed, a Learning Company, today unveiled its new logo and corporate identity, along with its new Activate instructional audio and video platform. Lightspeed is expanding its focus to helping educators effectively use instructional audio and video systems to enhance the learning environment and improve student achievement in the areas of whole-classroom instruction, group learning, and collaboration. Read More »