October 26, 2018 | Volume 49, Number 21

Computing Courses Come to Campuses, Courtesy of Google

Google (Mountain View, CA) is taking computer courses to college campuses amid demands for a more skilled workforce from the business community and as traditional college campuses are ...

Pearson North America Revenue Ends Q3 Flat

Underlying revenue in Pearson’s (London/New York) North America segment was flat in the first nine months of 2018, an improvement over the last two years. In 2017, North America ...

Texas Weighs Approval for ELA Programs from 18 Publishers

With the exception, perhaps, of the resumption of instructional materials adoptions in California several years ago, the English language arts adoption in Texas in 2019 and 2020 is the ...

Cambium Learning Sells

Cambium Learning Group (Dallas), which delivers software-as-a-service resources and instructional products and professional development for the K-12 school market, in October entered ...

Cengage and Two Authors Settle Compensation Lawsuit

Cengage (Boston) in October said it had reached a settlement in the lawsuit brought by two of its authors over the compensation structure for authors under Cengage’s new subscription ...

Intel Goes on the Road with Advanced Technology

Intel (Santa Clara, CA) is taking some of the most advanced technology to education institutions across the country through its Tech Learning Lab, a multi-city tour that provides ...

Cengage and Trilogy Ed Expand Computing Offerings

Both Cengage (Boston) and Trilogy Education (New York) this fall are expanding their coding and computer training offerings.Cengage in October said invested in Codevolve (Oakland, CA), ...

News Briefs, Oct. 26, 2018

MIT said in October it plans to open the MIT Stephen A. Schwarzman College of Computing in September 2019 and complete construction of a new building for the college in 2022. The new ...

Financial Briefs, Oct. 26, 2018

Higher education courseware distributor RedShelf (Chicago) in October closed a $25 million Series C financing led by an entity advised by DNS Capital. The new financing will fuel ...

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