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Technology Patent for Snug Vest

To assist students with special needs as they pursue a free and appropriate education and therapy, Wearable Therapeutics Inc. announces the issue of its first patent for its Snug Vest product. The company, which closed its first investment round in Spring 2015, and has secured large U.S. re-sellers and partnerships in the education industry, is poised for immense growth in light of this announcement. Read More »

Dreamit and Blackboard Partner To Accelerate EdTech Startup Success

Dreamit, a leading global startup accelerator, and Blackboard Inc. today announced a strategic partnership focused on driving innovation in EdTech. The partnership will provide mentoring, customer and partner development and marketing support to an exclusive group of high-potential startups participating in Dreamit EdTech. Read More »

Barnes & Noble Education's Q4 and FY2016 Results

Barnes & Noble Education, Inc., one of the largest contract operators of bookstores on college and university campuses across the United States and a leading provider of digital education services, today reported sales and earnings for the fourth quarter and full year for fiscal 2016. Read More »

Atomic Learning Did It Again!

Atomic Learning has been named one of the Top 150 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune for the sixth year in a row. The Top Workplaces program recognizes the most progressive companies in Minnesota based on employee opinions measuring engagement, organizational health and satisfaction. Read More »

Weld North Completes Merger of Performance Matters and Truenorthlogic

Weld North Holdings LLC has completed the merger of Truenorthlogic and Performance Matters. The combined entity will move forward under the name Performance Matters LLC. Adam J. Klaber, former managing director at Weld North, is leading the company as CEO, and Performance Matters' co-founder Woody Dillaha will serve as president. Read More »

SEG Measurement Expands Operations in Product Effectiveness

SEG Measurement announced that they are expanding operations in their Product Effectiveness Research Division. The expansion comes in response to increased need for product effectiveness research with the passage of the federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). Read More »

IO Education Merges with EADMS

IO Education today announces a merger with Educator’s Assessment Data Management System (EADMS), With EADMS’ extensive assessment and data management capabilities, IO Education will continue to strengthen its ability to utilize all student data to drive educator insight and improve educational outcomes. Read More »

TitanHQ enters the US Education Sector

TitanHQ, the Galway based world leader in email and web security solutions for business, announced a major distribution deal in the United States with The Douglas Stewart Company. Under the agreement, The Douglas Stewart Company will distribute TitanHQ's cloud based web filtering and gateway solutions to its network of more than 4,500 academic resellers in the United States and Canada. Read More »

NWEA Launches State Solutions Division

Northwest Evaluation Association announces the launch of a new organizational team dedicated to partnering with states to address their diverse assessment needs. NWEA’s State Solutions division is led by Jason Mendenhall, Sr. VP of State Solutions and includes summative assessment experts Canda Mueller, Ph.D.; Karen Barton, Ph.D.; and Chris Rozunick, PMP. Read More »

Brainly Acquires OpenStudy

Brainly, the world's largest social learning community for students, today announced that it has acquired the U.S.'s leading peer-to-peer study help platform, OpenStudy. Together as one community, the Brainly and OpenStudy platforms will offer students the most comprehensive, collaborative online learning tool available to encourage academic exploration. Read More »