September 18, 2020: Volume 27, Number 18

Carnegie Learning Acquires Scientific Learning

Carnegie Learning (Pittsburgh), best known for its math learning software, in September acquired Scientific Learning (Oakland, CA), built to bring brain-based learning technology to ...

Promethean & Edmodo Grow in H1

NetDragon Websoft (Changle, Fujian, China) first-half revenue was RMB 8.23 billion ($1.23 billion), up 5.6% from the prior-year period, while education revenue was RMB 1.14 billion ...

Aperture Answers the Call for SEL

Interest in addressing students’ mental wellness, on the rise before the pandemic, is accelerating with the stress of changing education models. Social and emotional learning ...

Encyclopedia Publishers Expand Digital Solutions

Two long-time reference information providers are making moves to meet the current need for digital learning solutions for classroom and remote learning. Britannica Digital Learning ...

Apps Offer Tools & Link to New Worlds

Two new additions to EER’s quarterly look at top educational app downloads may reflect the troubled mindset of some during 2020. CE5 Contact from Sirius Technology Advanced Research ...

CoSN Looks at Collaboration Platform and Privacy & Safety Tools

The tech enablers—digital collaboration platforms and tools for privacy and safety online—examined in the August report 2020 Tech Enablers Driving K-12 Innovation from the ...

People Briefs, Sept. 18, 2020

Prodigy Education (Toronto, Ontario, Canada) in September added to its executive team as part of a five-year expansion plan for the company, which is best known for Prodigy Math Game ...

News Briefs, Sept. 18, 2020

Kahoot! (Oslo, Norway), a platform for creating, sharing and playing learning games and quizzes, in September launched a Spanish-language edition of its mobile app so that users can ...

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