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BLEgroup and Craig Michaels Inc. Announce Strategic Partnership

The BLEgroup and Craig Michaels Inc. announced a joint marketing agreement that offers a two-stage growth process for ed tech companies to develop, market and sell quality products to the K-12 education market. Read More »

1105 Media Acquires Peter Li Education Group Publications

1105 Media, Inc. announces the acquisition of the award-winning School Planning & Management and College Planning & Management brands from Peter Li, Inc.These brands provide unparalleled reach into every level of decision making in their fields, and complement 1105 Media’s T.H.E. Journal in the K-12 market and Campus Technology in higher education. Read More »

SETDA Welcomes Inaugural Cohort of Startup Partners

The State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA) announced today its inaugural cohort of education startup partners. These companies applied for and have been selected to participate in SETDA's new Emerging Private Sector Partnership Program. The companies making up the first cohort were selected from a pool of applicants based on their status as an emerging company, capacity to leverage technology to serve a need in PreK-12 or pre-service education, and their potential to scale on a state-wide and multi-state basis. Read More »

NYC Chancellor Announces Winners of the Gap App Challenge

Schools Chancellor Dennis M. Walcott today announced the winners of the Gap App Challenge, a software development competition that was launched earlier this year. The winning apps for the challenge are KnowRe, Mathalicious, Hapara, and LiveSchool. The Chancellor congratulated the winners at the Tweed Courthouse and was joined by Anthony Meyer from the Anthony Meyer Family Foundation, which contributed the cash prize. Read More »

AEP, AAP To Merge

The Association of Educational Publishers (AEP) and the Association of American Publishers (AAP) are pleased to announce an agreement to merge to provide the strongest services for the preK-12 education publishing industry in a rapidly changing environment. AEP and the AAP School Division have developed a strong working relationship through numerous successful collaborations. Read More »

EBSCO Publishing and EBSCO Information Services Merge

EBSCO Industries, Inc. announces the EBSCO Information Services (EIS) and EBSCO Publishing (EP) businesses will merge on July 1, 2013 and will operate as a single business under the name EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO). Tim Collins, a 26-year EBSCO veteran and previously President of EBSCO Publishing, will serve as President of the combined entity. Read More »

LearningStation™ and itslearning, Inc. Announce Strategic Partnership

LearningStation™, provider of robust, student assessment platforms today announced its partnership with itslearning, the digital learning platform of choice for teachers. The two companies have joined forces to offer a comprehensive solution that combines the personalized digital learning platform from itslearning with LearningStation's assessment platform, Insight. Read More »

School Specialty Adds Royal Seating Brand

School Specialty, Inc, now owns full rights to the brands and the exclusive distribution rights to the Royal Seating™ line of K-12 furniture. Royal Seating will now be exclusively marketed and sold by School Specialty, expanding the company's proprietary Furniture & Equipment stable of products. Read More »

K12 Inc. Reports Q3 Fiscal 2013 Results

K12 Inc. announced its results for the third fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2013. Revenues grew to $218.0 million, an increase of $39.8 million, or 22.3 percent, as compared to $178.2 million for the prior year period. Read More »

MCH and RedRock Reports Partner

MCH Strategic Data and RedRock Reports have entered into an exciting new partnership. Under the new agreement, RedRock Online K-12 education funding data will be provided to subscribers through MCH’s Infinite Access online portal. Read More »