May 4, 2018: Volume 25, Number 9

PowerSchool Stake Sold; PeopleAdmin Acquired

The education technology platform provider PowerSchool (Folsom, CA), which has evolved under a number of owners and through a series of acquisitions, took its latest turn in April when ...

Renaissance to be Acquired by Francisco

Renaissance (Wisconsin Rapids, WI) is set to be acquired by private equity Francisco Partner from Hellman & Friedman. The transaction is expected to close this quarter, subject to ...

KinderLab Introduces Robots at Early Age

Companies are offering, and schools are considering, more options for using robots in primary education as research indicates children are capable of STEM learning at an early age. ...

K12 Grows in Q3 '18

K12 Inc. (Herndon, VA) revenue in the third fiscal quarter, ended March 31, 2018, was $232.9 million, up 4.6% from the prior-year quarter driven by enrollment growth and student ...

Instructure Revenue Up in Q1 '18

Revenue at Instructure (Salt Lake City), provider of cloud-based learning management software, was $48 million in the first quarter, up from $34.5 million in the first quarter 2017, ...

Apex Will Offer Next Generation Courses

Apex Learning (Portland, OR) this summer will introduce its next generation of online courses on an updated technology platform with enhanced support for students and teachers and a ...

Otus Offers to Integrate the Classroom

Otus (Chicago) provides an integrated student performance platform that facilitates assessment, data management and classroom and learning management. COO Keith Westman told EER Otus ...

News Briefs, May 4, 2018

CTL (Portland, OR), manufacturer of Chromebooks, laptops, desktop PCs, monitors and servers and a Google Education partner, in April introduced the Google Jamboard, a collaborative ...

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