January 25, 2019: Volume 26, Number 2

Strong Fall Enrollment Powers K12 Inc. Growth

Revenue at K12 Inc. (Herndon, VA) in the second quarter fiscal 2019, ended Dec. 31, 2018, was $254.9 million, up 13.5% from the prior-year quarter and attributed a strong fall ...

Classcraft Turns the School Year into a Game

Classcraft (Quebec, Canada) is an engagement management platform that helps educators turn the school year into a game. Cofounder and president Devin Young told EER an engagement ...

Shelby County Looking to Ready Students for 2025

Educators in the Shelby school district, the largest in the state of Tennessee, are working to meet the three goals of the district’s Destination 2025 plan:   ▪ 80% of ...

Shelby County Schools At-A-Glance

Serves: Memphis and unincorporated areas of Shelby County Enrollment: 100,000+ Schools: 200+ 2018-2019 total budget: $1.46 billion Per-pupil expenditure: $12,620 Source: Shelby County ...

NetDragon Revenue Grew in Q3 2018

Revenue at NetDragon Websoft (Changle, Fujian, China) rose in the third quarter 2018 with growth in gaming, and in education in China and internationally. Company revenue in the third ...

Report: Technology Demand & Capacity Increase

Increased investment following the E-rate program’s modernization is helping improve school Wi-Fi and broadband connectivity, according to a January publication, 2018-2019 Annual ...

Report: STEM Offers Marketing Opportunities

STEM educators are looking for trusted sources of activities, ideas and best practices, according to National Survey on STEAM Education: Emerging Technology Edition, a January ...

News Briefs, Jan. 25, 2019

Follett (McHenry, IL) in January released Destiny 16.5 with enhancements to Destiny Library Manager, Destiny Discover and Destiny Resource Manager. With the upgrade, and as part of ...

Partnership & Acquisition Briefs, Jan. 25, 2019

Video content and tutoring provider Study Edge (Gainesville, FL) partnered with iCivics (Cambridge, MA) and veteran teachers to produce a course to support teachers and students as ...

Around the Schools, Jan. 25, 2019

The Charter School for Applied Technologies (Buffalo, NY) has begun installing Boxlight (Lawrenceville, GA) ProColor 752 interactive flat panel displays in every classroom across three ...

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