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IBCCES Acquires IIES

The International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards, better known as IBCCES, today announced that it has acquired the International Institute of Educational Standards (IIES). IBCCES serves a global community of autism experts and provides objective standards for certification. Read More »

Junyo Expands, Acquires RedRock Online

Junyo announces the acquisition of RedRock Online, the K12 market's most comprehensive source for intelligence about education funding and grants. Junyo also announces the addition of EdLights Analyst to its K12 EdLights market- intelligence platform. EdLights Analyst provides customized analytic tools and services... Read More »

CACSFF Celebrates Opening of Detroit Lighthouse Charter Academy

Southwest Detroit Lighthouse Charter Academy is the first investment in Detroit for CACSFF, an innovative real estate fund that provides much-needed capital to enable operators of best-in-class charter schools to secure permanent, high-quality school facilities. Read More »

Rourke Educational Media New Sponsor of K-12 Community for ebooks on edWeb.net

Rourke Educational Media announced today it is the new sponsor of edWeb.net's popular professional learning community, "Exploring ebooks for K-12," and that Carl Harvey, the well-respected industry thought leader, author and elementary school librarian, is the community's new presenter. Read More »

American Institutes for Research and Education Sector Join Forces

The American Institutes for Research (AIR), a leader in education research, evaluation and technical assistance, and Education Sector, an independent organization known for innovative ideas that address education challenges, have joined forces to better help policymakers and practitioners use evidence in decision-making. Read More »

Canyon-Agassi Charter School Facilities Fund and Rocketship Education Celebrate Opening of Milwaukee School

The Canyon-Agassi Charter School Facilities Fund (CACSFF) joined leaders from Rocketship Education today to celebrate the opening of its first charter school in Milwaukee, Rocketship Southside Community Prep. The project marks the first partnership between Rocketship Education and CACSFF, an innovative investment fund that provides much-needed capital to top charter school operators, allowing them to acquire high-quality school facilities. Read More »

SKO Learning and iGroup Partner To Expand Sales in Asia

SKO Learning announced today that it has entered into an arrangement with iGroup to distribute Skatekids™ and Ramps To Reading™ throughout Asia Pacific. This partnership will build upon SKO Learning’s growing US educational customer base and will broaden the company’s reach to include Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong, Taiwan and China. Read More »

Clarity Innovations Continues to Expand Team and Services

Clarity Innovations, Inc., a Portland-based educational technology services firm, continues growing their team to support increasing demand for their expertise in digital and mobile learning strategy and development services. Their continued growth has doubled their team and prompted a brand identity and website refresh to reflect the expanded expertise of the team. Read More »

Kaplan EdTech Accelerator’s Demo Day

The Kaplan EdTech Accelerator, powered by Techstars, graduated its inaugural class of 10 startup companies today in a presentation to an exclusive audience of angel and venture investors and education industry influencers. The Accelerator’s “Demo Day” event took place this morning at The IAC Building in New York City. Read More »

Think Through Learning Inc. Secures $5.6 Million in Series B Funding

Think Through Learning Inc., the award-winning, SaaS math instructional system, announced today that it has closed $5.6 million in Series B funding and welcomes SJF Ventures as an investor. The funds will be used to innovate and maximize next generation technology to optimize learning and achievement. Read More »