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SFP Capital and Sagamore Ventures Invest $1.25M in CWIST

SFP Capital and Sagamore Ventures have invested $1.25 million in CWIST, a web platform supporting learning projects for students ages 3 to 103. The investments are the first in a planned $1.5 million round of funding and will allow CWIST to hire a team to strengthen and expand services for its current partners and grow its customer base. Read More »

Excelligence Learning Acquires Really Good Stuff, Inc

Brentwood Associates, a leading consumer-focused private equity investment firm, announced that its portfolio company, Excelligence Learning Corporation, has acquired Really Good Stuff, Inc. Really Good Stuff is a multi-channel marketer of innovative classroom products and teaching tools used primarily in grades K-8. Read More »

Weld North Acquires Intellify Learning

Weld North Holdings LLC, led by former Kaplan CEO Jonathan Grayer, announced today its continued expansion across the evolving digital education market by acquiring a control interest in Intellify Learning. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Intellify Learning is a state-of-the-art cloud-based platform that provides learning analytics and data management services to collect, measure, store, access, distribute and visualize learning metrics. I Read More »

Young Entrepreneurs Academy Selects Mumbai and Delhi for First Centers In India

The Young Entrepreneurs Academy, Inc. (YEA!) with Incredible Ideas Ltd, is proud to announce the launch of its first two Academy centers that will launch this August in Mumbai and Delhi. The Young Entrepreneurs Academy celebrates the entrepreneurial spirit of India's youth by teaching students ages 11-18 how to launch their own, real, companies. Read More »

Frontline Technologies to Acquire Teachscape Inc.

Frontline Technologies has signed a definitive agreement with Teachscape, Inc. to acquire the company's assets and customer base. Teachscape is adding expertise in observation training and assessment, evaluation management, comprehensive learning systems and video based learning tools to enhance Frontline's expanding professional growth and human resources solutions portfolio. Read More »

Pamlico Capital Announces Recapitalization of MetaMetrics

MetaMetrics, Inc. announced today that Pamlico Capital ("Pamlico") has completed a recapitalization of the Company. Pamlico has committed additional equity capital to support future acquisitions and organic growth initiatives. Further transaction details have not been disclosed. Read More »

Dreamit and Penn State Partner To Change the Face of Education

Leading global start up accelerator Dreamit announced today that Penn State World Campus, the University's online campus, has signed on as a founding partner of Dreamit EdTech, a new program launching in March 2016 to change the face of education and deliver much needed innovations into the hands of educators and students. Read More »

littleBits Announces Distribution Agreement with CDW-G

littleBits, the hardware startup that empowers 21st-Century teaching and learning with its platform of easy-to-use electronic building blocks, is expanding its education business through a distribution agreement with CDW-G, a leading provider of technology solutions to education, government and healthcare. Read More »

JourneyEd. Is Awarded TCPN Contract for Software and Technology Solutions

JourneyEd.com, Inc. has announced today they will now provide software and technology products for The Cooperative Purchasing Network (TCPN) contract, allowing state and government entities including K-12, public and private schools, and colleges and universities to purchase products at significant discounts below retail prices. Read More »

Kaplan International Acquires MPW

Kaplan International has agreed to acquire Mander Portman Woodward, one of the UK’s most prestigious and well-respected independent Sixth Form College groups, and a portfolio company of Levine Leichtman Capital Partners. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The deal is expected to close in early January. Read More »