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PCS Edventures! Announces $330,000 Private Placement

PCS announced the successful completion of a $330,000 private placement. The investment was from a group of private investors. These funds will be used to fund inventory needs associated with the manufacturing of the Riot 250R Pro, the flagship racing product from Thrust-UAV and the RubiQ education drone, the Company's exciting and engaging STEAM education drone. Read More »

McGraw-Hill Acquires Redbird Advanced Learning

McGraw-Hill Education today announced the acquisition of Redbird Advanced Learning, LLC, a leading digital personalized learning company that offers courses in K-12 math, language arts and writing and virtual professional development programs for educators. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Read More »

GSV Capital Update on Portfolio Companies

GSV Capital Corp. provided an update, for the period since June 30, 2016, on a selection of the private companies in its investment portfolio. As previously reported, GSV Capital's net assets totaled approximately $226.8 million, or $10.22 per share, as of June 30, 2016. Read More »

PR with Panache! Launches Customized Storytelling Campaigns for Ed Tech Start-ups;

PR with Panache! (PRP) is proud to announce that it now offers strategic storytelling campaigns tailored to the unique needs of education technology start-ups. To serve the increasing number of new, innovative companies entering the education marketplace, PRP has expanded its offerings to focus on the specific challenges that start-ups face. Read More »

NRCCUA Acquires Eduventures

The National Research Center for College & University Admissions™ (NRCCUA) announced today that it has acquired Eduventures. The combination will bolster NRCCUA’s offering in the areas of research, data and analytics, so that postsecondary institutions can identify, recruit, admit and serve students across the education industry and throughout the student life cycle. Read More »

SGP sells Learners Edge to L Squared

Stone-Goff Partners (SGP) has sold Learners Edge to L Squared Capital Partners, a private equity firm based in Newport Beach, CA specializing in education investments. Based in Lakeville, Minn., Learners Edge is a leading direct-to-teacher provider of online professional development, continuing education and master’s degree programs for K-12 teachers. Read More »

Tyton Partners Announces 2016 Growth50 Companies

Tyton Partners released their annual Tyton Growth50 list, which recognizes the top 50 organizations achieving impact at scale through a combination of strong financial performance, market awareness and adoption, and demonstrated customer outcomes across the preK-12, postsecondary, corporate training, and consumer education markets. Read More »

INCubatoredu Combines with Mobile Makers Academy

INCubatoredu is combining with Mobile Makers Academy in a newly named not-for-profit organization called Uncharted Learning. Uncharted Learning’s K-12 offerings will include INCubatoredu’s entrepreneurship programs as well as Mobile Makers’ iOS coding programs. Read More »

Language Your Way Closes Pre-Seed Funding Round

Language Your Way has closed its pre-seed funding round from local angel investors including several successful venture capitalists. Since its launch in 2015, the Melbourne based company has been on the ground in China developing and testing its game-based online education platform for teaching English to Chinese school students. Read More »

Frontline Education Acquires Excent

Frontline Education has acquired Excent Corporation, provider of the most configurable and intuitive district and state level data management solutions designed for special education and intervention.The acquisition will substantially enhance Frontline Education's ability to serve educators, parents and students across more than 8,500 educational organizations. Read More »