February 15, 2019 | Volume 50, Number 4

Accelerate Learning Moves into Math

Accelerate Learning (Houston) made a splashy debut in 2014 in the Texas science adoption with STEMscopes and has continued to prove highly competitive with established traditional ...

Chegg Revenue Is up 26%; Raises 2019 Outlook

Chegg (Santa Clara, CA) ended 2018 with a well-deserved pat on the back, driven by arguably the strongest numbers in the business.Company net revenue increased 30.2% to $95.7 million ...

Either/Or Should Not be the Fight about Open Educational Resources

Dealing with the rise of open educational resources in K-12 education continues to be a focus of conversation among educators and providers of instructional materials, and so it was at ...

Investors, Testing Headline M&A Activity in 2018

Educational Marketer tracked 26 mergers and acquisitions involving U.S. K-12 or higher education content, technology and services in 2018.With a couple of overlapping exceptions, most ...

Yorio out at School Specialty; Buenzow in as Interim CEO

School Specialty (Greenville, WI) in February tapped Michael Buenzow as interim CEO, succeeding Joseph Yorio, who on Feb. 1 resigned his position as president and CEO to pursue other ...

2U Partners with Keypath Education, Expands Services

Online program management firm 2U (Lanham, MD) in February forged a strategic partnership with Keypath Education (Chicago), an OPM provider to universities in Canada, the U.S., the ...

People Briefs, Feb. 15, 2019

John Wiley & Sons (Hoboken, NJ) in February said Jesse Wiley, a seventh-generation Wiley family member, was named non-executive chairman of the board of directors. Wiley, who has ...

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