March 8, 2019: Volume 26, Number 5

Lexia Learning Business Grows in 2018 at Rosetta Stone

Revenue at Rosetta Stone (Herndon, VA) in 2018 was $173.6 million, down 5.9% from 2017. Revenue for the company’s Literacy business was up 21% to $52.8 million. “2018 was a ...

CDI Broadens Offerings with Partnerships

CDI Technologies (Markham, Ontario) followed up its January name change with new partnerships with communication and collaboration tools provider Newline Interactive (Plano, TX), and ...

Initial State Budgets Include Increased K-12 Funding for Fiscal 2020

An early look at the state budgets being proposed for fiscal 2020 indicates increased funding for education is included in many governors’ proposals, most notably in the U.S. state ...

HoverCam Launchs Pilot X Digital Wireless Podium

HoverCam (San Diego) in January introduced its Pilot X digital wireless podium, which combines a tablet PC, a keyboard, a document camera and audio capture and control features. ...

NCES Completes Framework for Ed Tech Quality Initiative

The National Center for Education Statistics in February provided an update on its work to create an Ed Tech Quality Initiative as stakeholders wait for the promised information on the ...

Information on Technology NCES Will Provide

Indicators, as listed below, will represent the broad categories used to capture the most critical technology-related data needed to inform the relationship technology has with K–12 ...

HMH Looks to 2019 Adoption Upturn

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (Boston) projects 2019 company billings will be in the range of $1.49 billion to $1.59 billion, driven by a projected upturn in instructional materials ...

Popular Apps Address Science & Geography

Apps for early literacy, math-skill building and preschool play in real-life scenarios continue to dominate the lists of the most popular downloads from Amazon, the App Store and ...

Partnership & Acquisition Briefs, March 8, 2019

Learning and analytics platform Edsby (Ontario, Canada) in February unveiled new integrations that enable users to find open educational resources using Knovation’s (Cincinnati) ...

Around the States, March 8, 2019

Florida in February suspended its K-12 math adoption, although some districts already have purchased new programs and others are in the middle of reviewing potential selections. In ...

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