January 11, 2019: Volume 26, Number 1

Ed Tech Buys Continue as 2018 Ends

A busy 2018 for acquisitions in the educational technology space ended with three new December deals and the closing of two previously announced transactions. Trends seen in the 23 ...

Ed Tech Evolves Over 10 Years

EER looks back at a key story line from each year in the past decade; some trends seen at the time have faded, but most reverberate to this day. 2018: Technology-Based Platforms Become ...

Classroom Instruction Adding OER to Mix

Growth in the adoption of open educational resources in U.S. K-12 classrooms has been continuous, if slow, and likely will continue in the future with acceleration over time, according ...

EER Stockwatch Outperformed Market in Volatile Year

The average performance of the stocks listed in the EER Stockwatch was good in 2018, particularly in light of results for the larger market where steep declines in December resulted in ...

Shutdown is Not Impacting Education

The federal government shutdown has no implication for the Department of Education, which was one of the agencies that received a full-year fiscal 2019 appropriation under a spending ...

People Briefs, Jan. 11, 2019

McGraw-Hill (New York), named Mike Evans chief financial officer effective January 1. Evans most recently was chief operating officer and CFO at Renaissance (Wisconsin Rapids, WI). He ...

News Briefs, Jan. 11, 2019

Quizlet (San Francisco) in December launched Quizlet Premium Content, making study guides created by publishers, educators and organizations available for purchase. The guides cover a ...

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