May 15, 2020: Volume 27, Number 10

Rosetta Stone Optimistic in Challenging Times

Rosetta Stone (Herndon, VA) management is confident in the strength of its business as education models change. “The team remained focused and delivered a terrific Q1, even while ...

Rosetta Stone Revenue Up in Q1

Revenue at Rosetta Stone (Herndon, VA) in the first quarter 2020 was $47.2 million, up 5.8% from first quarter 2019. Revenue for the Lexia Literacy business was up 18.1% to $17.5 ...

Abre Enables Access, Management & Engagement

Abre (Cincinnati) is committed to changing how education software is perceived, created, purchased and deployed to support entire learning communities. CEO Damon Ragusa told EER the ...

Marion Tries to Maintain Connection While Schools are Closed

In early March, Rachel Caulder, an instructional coach at a K-8 STEM school in the Marion (SC) school district, was working face-to-face with teachers and students observing, coaching ...

NYS Plans Work with Gates on Reimagining Education

New York State plans to collaborate with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to develop a blueprint to reimagine education in the new normal when K-12 schools and colleges reopen ...

Thinkster Acquires SelectQ

The personalized tutoring company Thinkster (Kendall Park, NJ) in April acquired SelectQ (Sunnyvale, CA), an AI-driven educational technology startup. SelectQ, founded in 2017, offers ...

Voyager Offers ClearSight Assessment

Voyager Sopris Learning, a Cambium Learning (Dallas) company, in April began offering ClearSight, an online assessment platform covering English language arts and math, grades K–11, ...

News Briefs, May 15, 2020

CoderZ (Derry, NH), an online learning environment where students learn STEM by coding virtual 3D robots, in May launched CoderZ Adventure, a new coding and robotics course for grades ...

Partnership & Acquisition Briefs, May 15, 2020

Follett (McHenry, IL) in May began deploying its Follett Destiny Library Manager and Resource Manager solutions as well as its Aspen student information system to the Microsoft ...

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