January 22, 2021: Volume 28, Number 2

EER Stockwatch Reflects Difficult 2020

January 20, the first day of the Biden administration that came with a pledge to act aggressively to address COVID-19, saw a positive overall stock market performance. Stocks tracked ...

Resilient Schools Invites Partners

After forming the Resilient Schools Project in October to assist schools and districts with developing an ongoing response to instruction disruptions during the 2020-21 school year, ...

Educators Use Range of Tools with a Focus on Connection

The large role Google (Mountain View, CA) is playing worldwide in providing tools for teaching and learning can be seen in the Top 100 Tools for Education 2020 list compiled by Jane ...

EdisonLearning and FocalPointK12 Partner

EdisonLearning (Fort Lauderdale, FL) and FocalPointK12 (Norcross, GA) are partnering to provide a comprehensive online learning and analytics platform for grades 6-12. Through LTI or ...

ClassTag Connect Launched for Enterprise-Level Communication

The parent-teacher communication platform ClassTag (New York) is rolling out ClassTag Connect to provide enterprise-level communication and data-driven insights amid the challenges of ...

Searchitup! Reimagines Search for Young Learners

Searchitup! (Toronto, Canada), a search engine for teachers, students and families emphasizing transparency, engagement and functionality, soft launched in December, with the goal of ...

Learning Models Shift as Pandemic Rages On

There has been a shift toward a hybrid model of education as school districts continue a retreat from in-person learning in the 2020-2021 school year, with a churn of reopening and ...

Partnership & Acquisition Briefs, Jan. 22, 2021

A Pass Educational Group (Farmington Hills, MI), which partners with educational publishers and higher education institutions to create customized content, in January acquired Victory ...

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