February 7, 2020: Volume 27, Number 3

Insructure Shareholders Will Vote on February 13

Instructure (Salt Lake City) shareholders on February 13 will vote on the proposed acquisition of the company by private equity Thoma Bravo in an all-cash transaction that values ...

K12 Inc. Acquires Galvanize for Career Readiness

K12 Inc. (Herndon, VA) in January acquired Galvanize (Denver), which works to develop talent and capabilities for individuals and corporations in technical fields such as software ...

Adventure 2 Launches Second-Generation Video Platform

Adventure 2 Learning (New York) in January launched the second generation of its education platform that offers video-centered resources created and curated to support active learning ...

K12 Inc. Revenue Rises in FY Q2 and H1

K12 Inc. revenue for the second quarter of fiscal 2020, ended Dec. 31, 2019, was $257.6 million, up 1.1% from the second quarter of fiscal 2019, as growth in the company’s core ...

Weld North Acquires LearnZillion

Weld North Education (Greenwich, CT), provider of PreK-12 digital curriculum and tools, in February expanded its portfolio with the acquisition of LearnZillion (Washington, DC), which ...

Digital Transformation: Why, How and What Partners?

Educators attending the Florida Educational Technology Conference in Miami Beach in January heard perspectives on digital transformation including the reasons for it, some steps to get ...

Tools to Use Tomorrow

Tools You Can Use Tomorrow was the title of a session offered to a large and enthusiastic audience at FETC in January by Leslie Fisher, director of Fisher Technologies, which focuses ...

People Briefs, Feb. 7, 2020

Boxlight (Lawrenceville, GA), provider of educational technology and STEM solutions, in January named Harold Bevis chairman and CEO. He succeeds Mark Elliott who will continue to serve ...

Partnership & Acquisition Briefs, Feb. 7, 2020

National Geographic Learning, a Cengage (Boston) company, is partnering with the not-for-profit organization NWEA (Portland, OR) to integrate NWEA assessments into National Geographic ...

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