June 15, 2018: Volume 25, Number 12

Aspire Accelerator Selects Diverse Cohort

AT&T Aspire Accelerator in May selected its 2018 cohort of participants; they will receive financial support, mentorship and guidance from AT&T and other organizations. ...

ETS Supports LearnLaunch

ETS (Princeton, NJ), nonprofit testing organization, is partnering with the education technology startup program LearnLaunch Accelerator (Boston) to increase the resources that ...

SciLearn Booked Sales Up in Q1 2018

Scientific Learning first-quarter revenue was $4.2 million, down 0.8% from the first quarter of 2017 as a subscription revenue increase was offset by declines in license and service ...

Wake County Expands Choices for Literacy

In the Wake County (NC) public school system, elementary classrooms are equipped with Chromebooks at a ratio of one device to every three students. Approximately 75% of schools have a ...

Mango Broadens Language Instruction

Anja Green, content development manager at Mango Languages (Farmington Hill, MI), which provides online learning resources for 70 languages, told EER that teachers should explore two ...

FutureSource Reports Growing Mobile PC Sales

Global sales of Mobile PCs into the K-12 sector increased in the first quarter, with shipments growing 4% to 5.8 million units, up from 5.5 million in the first quarter of 2017, ...

Apps Explore Nature as Summer Begins

As schools close their doors for the summer, learners are taking their study into the garden, up to the sky and across to foreign lands. That is what the popularity of educational apps ...

Partnership & Acquisition Briefs, June 15, 2018

Square Panda (Sunnyvale, CA), which offers a solution to turn classroom tablets into multisensory phonics workstations using an interactive game-based approach, in May partnered with ...

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