February 5, 2021: Volume 28, Number 3

Kahoot! Grows in 2020

Kahoot! (Oslo, Norway) in 2020 grew usage, revenue and subscribers, while launching new features and services and expanding partnerships and acquisitions. During the fourth quarter, ...

Stride Names New CEO after FY H1 Growth

Stride (Herndon, VA), formerly K12 Inc., followed up a successful first half of fiscal 2021, which saw revenue and enrollment growth, with raised guidance and a CEO transition from ...

Rhyu Outlines the Company Mission

We are an outcomes-based company, focused on career learning. What that means to me is we are trying to enable learner of all ages to gain the skills that will ultimately lead to a ...

Stride Reports Revenue in Two Categories

Stride revised its revenue reporting into two categories in the first quarter of fiscal 2021, replacing the prior categories of managed public school revenue and non-managed public ...

Community & Collaboration Promoted at FETC

Education technology conferences in recent years have highlighted ways to bring coding, robotics, artificial intelligence and virtual reality to classrooms; the virtual Future of ...

Lee County Schools Benefit from Established Portal

   The Future of Education Technology conference, held in January, gave school districts an opportunity to share their initiatives and lessons learned with peers. A plan ...

New Technologies Shown at CES

 Emerging technologies such as voice assistants, virtual reality, and artificial intelligence have the potential to transform learning, according to participants on a panel at the ...

Kiddom Manages Content & Communication

Kiddom (San Francisco) offers a flexible, customizable education platform that integrates digital curriculum management, instruction, assessment and communication tools. With changes ...

People Briefs, Feb. 5, 2021

Capstone (N. Mankato, MN) in February named Michael Demakos chief digital officer, responsible for overseeing the publisher’s digital product, software development and information ...

Financial Briefs, Feb. 5, 2021

Investment manager Onex Corp. in February made a significant investment in the K-12 digital curriculum company Weld North Education (Greenwich, CT), in partnership with the management ...

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