November 27, 2020: Volume 27, Number 23

K12 Inc. Rebrands as Stride for Lifelong Learning

K12 Inc. (Herndon, VA) will rebrand as Stride effective Dec. 16, reflecting the company’s move to support learning from kindergarten through adulthood. “The Stride brand recognizes ...

States, Looking to Aid Transitioning Districts, Provide Opportunities

State education departments are forging new partnerships with educational technology providers as the states step up to help school districts shift to remote and hybrid learning. The ...

How K12 Inc. Was Built

K12 Inc. (Herndon, VA) was started to address children’s needs not being met by traditional education methods. Powered by internal investment, acquisitions and partnerships, K12 has ...

Partners Help Discovery Expand Reach

A range of corporate and organization partnerships are helping Discovery Education (Charlotte, NC) forge new relationships with school district and enhance its product offerings. In ...

Lenovo Offers Hybrid Classroom Solutions

Lenovo (Hong Kong/Morrisville, NC) in November launched Lenovo Hybrid Classroom, a portfolio of collaboration technologies. With the software platforms and hardware provided, teachers ...

LinkIt! Provides Assessment Management & Analytics

LinkIt! (New York) offers an assessment management and data capture platform that is source and content agnostic in order to provide analytics that can make educators more effective in ...

Pearson Creates Direct-to-Consumer Division

Pearson (London/Hoboken, NJ)) in November created a new direct-to-consumer division as part of the company’s ongoing shift away from traditional K-20 education models to providing ...

Boxlight Revenue Down in Q3 2020

Boxlight (Lawrenceville, GA) third-quarter revenue was $9.5 million, down 16.2% from third quarter 2019. Revenue decreases at Boxlight in 2020 are attributed to reduction in the sales ...

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