September 4, 2020: Volume 27, Number 17

Cambium Learning Agrees to Acquire Rosetta Stone

Cambium Learning (Dallas) in August agreed to acquire Rosetta Stone (Arlington, VA) in an all cash transaction for $30 per share, representing an equity value of approximately $792 ...

How CLG Was Built & What it Offers

Cambium Learning offers digital and blended curriculum, professional learning, and assessment solutions developed to drive learning outcomes. Brands include: ▪ Learning A-Z, online ...

Bird Named as Next Pearson CEO

Media veteran Andy Bird is scheduled to become CEO at Pearson on Oct. 19, following the expected approval by Pearson shareholders of the extensive compensation package the company has ...

Working with NSSI to Share and Learn

Wayne Banks, principal in residence and teacher of math at Kipp New Jersey’s Team Academy, worked as a mentor teacher in the National Summer School Initiative (Sudbury, MA) summer ...

NSSI Rebrands as Cadence Learning & Extends to Fall

Nonprofit National Summer School Initiative (Sudbury, MA) in August rebranded as Cadence Learning as the company launched an online learning program for fall. The new endeavor builds ...

Prodigy Game Rebrands as Prodigy Education

Prodigy Education (Toronto, Canada) is the new name for Prodigy Game as the education technology company emphasizes driving positive educational outcomes and promoting equality, ...

Enrollment Growing, K12 Inc. Moves on Financing

K12 Inc.’s (Herndon, VA) managed public school programs have enrolled 170,000 students for the current school year as of Aug. 21, representing a 39% increase from the 122,300 ...

Boxlight Q2 Revenue Down

Boxlight (Lawrenceville, GA) second-quarter revenue was $7.8 million, down 24.5% from $10.8 million from second quarter 2019. Management said the second quarter revenue loss reflected ...

Boxlight Partners with Samsung

Boxlight (Lawrenceville, GA) and Samsung Electronics America in August partnered to jointly offer bundled education solutions, including displays, classroom software and professional ...

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