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CELT Announces Expanded Business Enabling Practice

The Center for Educational Leadership and Technology (CELT) has launched an expanded and enhanced Public Sector "Business Enabling Practice." Through this innovative initiative, companies can leverage over a century of combined national and international experience in education technology to strengthen your product offering and accelerate growth of your market share. Read More »

Carnegie Learning Acquers Globaloria

Carnegie Learning, Inc. has acquired Globaloria, a nationally-recognized provider of computer science courses and pathways that engage students in learning computer science, applied software engineering, and coding. Globaloria is known for teaching students how to ideate, plan, research, design, prototype and program computational apps, games and simulations. Read More »

eSchool Media Launches Platform for Business Education Industry Thought Leaders

eSchool Media has launched "Industry News & Opinions," a unifying collection of contributed editorial pieces from industry leaders about today' most pertinent topics in K-12 and higher education technology and innovation. This free-to-contribute platform leverages the loyal and massive readership of eSchool News and eCampus News, to help establish companies and organizations as thought leaders in the education arena... Read More »

PR with Panache! To Share Data-Driven Approach to Marketing

At the 2017 EdNET conference in Scottsdale, AZ, data-driven storytelling firm PR with Panache! (PRP) will present a panel entitled "Don't Crash the Party-Get Invited: Why a Disruptive Approach to Marketing Is No Longer Relevant." The panel will take place on Monday, September 18, from 10:00-10:50 a.m. Read More »

Education.com Becomes Renaissance Growth Alliance Partner

Renaissance announces Education.com as the latest member of the Renaissance Growth Alliance™. The collaboration will provide educators with more instructional options and a seamless journey to personalized learning for every student. The Renaissance Growth Alliance partnership will include Education.com’s digital resources, tools, and learning materials for teachers to easily view and assign to students using Renaissance Flow 360™ Read More »

Education Technology Startup Classcraft Secures $2.8M Funding Round

Education technology startup Classcraft has closed a round of early-stage venture capital funding, securing $2.8 million to scale the platform. Designed to turn the experience of going to school into a role-playing game played over the course of a school year, Classcraft enhances classroom management, augments existing curriculum, and gamifies practices for Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) and Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) for teachers and administrators. Read More »

Stevens Institute of Technology Secures NSFFunding

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded $450,000 to Stevens Institute of Technology for a two-year exploratory Discovery Research PreK-12 project, with the goal of developing a high school multimedia curriculum to increase the interest and knowledge of science and engineering, especially for young women and groups historically underrepresented in STEM learning and careers. Read More »

Program To Be To Be the Subject of Rigorous Research Studies

Two separate multimillion dollar grants have been awarded to education researchers studying the impact of ASSISTments, a free web-based learning platform developed at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) that was previously shown to boost student scores on standardized math tests by approximately 75 percent. Read More »

CCC! Streaming Media Thriving

On Dec. 22, 2016, Albert J. Nader, founder and president of Chicago's New Dimension Media, providers of CCC! Streaming Media, passed away at the age of 84. It was a blow to New Dimension Media, but by focusing on the values Nader instilled, the company is not only surviving but thriving. Read More »

Vista Equity Partners To Acquire EAB

EAB, a best practice business serving the education industry, announced today that its parent company, The Advisory Board Company, has entered into a definitive agreement to sell EAB to Vista Equity Partners. At the closing of the transaction, EAB will separate from The Advisory Board Company and become a standalone company focused solely on education. Read More »