September 21, 2018: Volume 25, Number 18

Two States Take Actions Impacting Education Choices

Recent actions in California and Michigan could be seen as negatively affecting online schools in those states, but the real impact on large virtual education companies, like K12 Inc. ...

Platforms and Tools are Popular Apps

EER’s quarterly look at what education apps are popular finds users are downloading apps for education platforms, tools and content as the new school year gets underway. The ...

PCS Sales Rise with Interest in Drones

Stem program provider PCS Edventures! (Boise, ID) surpassed $1 million in sales for the drone educational program Discover Drones in summer 2018. The company attributed reaching the ...

Edsby Adds Features, Including Content Builder

Edsby (Ontario, Canada) in September added new features to its K-12 learning and analytics platform as more teachers collaborate to curate their own instructional materials. Edsby’s ...

People Briefs, Sept. 21, 2018

 K12 Inc. (Herndon, VA) in August named Shaun McAlmont executive vice president for career readiness education, charged with national leadership of the growing Destinations Career ...

News Briefs, Sept. 21, 2018

Pearson (London/New York) in September launched English Benchmark Young Learners, a tablet-based test aimed at assessing speaking, listening, reading and writing skills of 6-13 ...

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