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HMH Announces Launch of Initial Public Offering

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company announced the launch of its initial public offering of 18,250,000 shares of its common stock. The initial public offering price is currently expected to be between $14.00 and $16.00 per share. The shares are being offered solely by the Company’s existing stockholders and the Company will not receive any of the proceeds of the offering. Read More »

Kaplan Early Learning Company and Conscious Discipline Announce Partnership

Under the agreement announced today, Kaplan will be a distributor of Conscious Discipline’s most popular products, including the Feeling Buddies® Self-Regulation Toolkit. The strategic partnership between provides educators and parents with increased options for helping children develop emotional intelligence and self-regulation with unique strategies and innovative tools. Read More »

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Acquires Choice Solutions

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) today announced the acquisition of Choice Solutions, Inc., a Massachusetts based provider of data analytics, integration solutions and professional services for state and district-level education systems. The acquisition represents a strategic investment in the development of secure data analytics at HMH... Read More »

VINCI Expands Globally by Acquiring KindyROO China

Rullingnet Corporation, home of VINCI Blended Learning Curriculum for early and primary childhood, announced it has acquired KindyROO China, an early childhood development academy which aims to facilitate healthy neurological development for babies, toddlers, and pre-school aged children. This acquisition will allow VINCI to bring its award-winning program to over 60 KindyROO centers throughout China. Read More »

EDUonGo Secures $530,000 from Multinational Circulus Education

EDUonGo, Inc., a company that enables anyone to launch an academy and share knowledge, has secured $530,000 from Circulus Education, a multinational education and angel investor company based in Australia, to fund continued enhancements for its learning environment. Schools, institutions and individuals partner with EDUonGo to host online academies and courses through its cloud-based platform. Read More »

Pearson Supports Boston’s EdTech Ecosystem

Pearson announced a strategic partnership with Boston’s most influential edtech ecosystem players: Exponential TechSpace, an edtech entrepreneurship campus; LearnLaunch, provider of educational programs and events to the region’s edtech community; and LearnLaunchX, Boston’s edtech accelerator. The partnership will create new innovative relationships and opportunities for collaboration between Pearson and Boston’s entrepreneurial edtech community Read More »

Amazon.com To Acquire TenMarks

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire TenMarks, a company that is helping teachers and parents deliver innovative mathematics curriculum to students across the country. Read More »

Newsela Raises $1.2 Million in Seed Funding

Newsela, an online platform to help students master reading and critical thinking, today announced it had raised $1.2 million in seed funding, led by New Schools Venture Fund and Kapor Capital. Newsela will deploy the capital to expand its offering of daily news articles at multiple reading levels and Common Core-aligned quizzes. Read More »

K12 Offers Guidance for FY 2014

-K12 Inc. announced guidance for the full fiscal year ending June 30, 2014 (“FY 2014”) and the first fiscal quarter of 2014. The Company is forecasting the following for FY 2014:: revenue of $905 million to $925 million.and perating income in the range of $53 million to $57 million, with a corresponding expansion of operating margin to a range of 5.7% to 6.3% in fiscal 2014. Read More »

National Tutoring Association Teams with Testive

With college application rates up and SAT scores dropping, students and parents find themselves looking for affordable ways to improve their educational outcomes. Today, the National Tutoring Association named Testive as its official Test Preparation Technology and will offer discounts on Testive's SAT preparation software to all of its members. Read More »