Movers and Shakers

Pearson Taps Former Disney Executive Andy Bird as Next CEO

Aug 24 · Tony Wan
Pearson Taps Former Disney Executive Andy Bird as Next CEO
Movers and Shakers

Pearson Taps Former Disney Executive Andy Bird as Next CEO

Aug 24
Pearson Taps Former Disney Executive Andy Bird as Next CEO
Higher Education

WeWork Recently Sold Its Education Businesses. Now It’s Turning to Education for Business.

Aug 12 · Tony Wan
WeWork Recently Sold Its Education Businesses. Now It’s Turning to Education for Business.
Higher Education

WeWork Recently Sold Its Education Businesses. Now It’s Turning to Education for Business.

Aug 12
WeWork Recently Sold Its Education Businesses. Now It’s Turning to Education for Business.
Movers and Shakers

Google Parts Ways With Longtime Education Evangelist, Jaime Casap

Jul 1 · Tony Wan
Google Parts Ways With Longtime Education Evangelist, Jaime Casap
Movers and Shakers

Google Parts Ways With Longtime Education Evangelist, Jaime Casap

Jul 1
Google Parts Ways With Longtime Education Evangelist, Jaime Casap
Movers and Shakers

Canvas LMS Maker, Instructure, Appoints New CEO Steve Daly

Jun 16 · Tony Wan
Canvas LMS Maker, Instructure, Appoints New CEO Steve Daly
Movers and Shakers

Canvas LMS Maker, Instructure, Appoints New CEO Steve Daly

Jun 16
Canvas LMS Maker, Instructure, Appoints New CEO Steve Daly
Mergers and Acquisitions

Disengaged: McGraw-Hill, Cengage Terminate Proposed Textbook Merger

May 4 · Tony Wan
Disengaged: McGraw-Hill, Cengage Terminate Proposed Textbook Merger
Mergers and Acquisitions

Disengaged: McGraw-Hill, Cengage Terminate Proposed Textbook Merger

May 4
Disengaged: McGraw-Hill, Cengage Terminate Proposed Textbook Merger
Enterprises

Another ‘Best and Final Offer’ Emerges as Vote on Instructure Sale Is Postponed—Again

Feb 14 · Tony Wan
Another ‘Best and Final Offer’ Emerges as Vote on Instructure Sale Is Postponed—Again
Enterprises

Another ‘Best and Final Offer’ Emerges as Vote on Instructure Sale Is Postponed—Again

Feb 14
Another ‘Best and Final Offer’ Emerges as Vote on Instructure Sale Is Postponed—Again
Movers and Shakers

Pearson CEO John Fallon to Retire in 2020

Dec 18 · Tony Wan
Pearson CEO John Fallon to Retire in 2020
Movers and Shakers

Pearson CEO John Fallon to Retire in 2020

Dec 18
Pearson CEO John Fallon to Retire in 2020
Enterprises

With a New CEO, Can Edmodo Regain Its Ed Mojo?

Dec 10 · Tony Wan
With a New CEO, Can Edmodo Regain Its Ed Mojo?
Enterprises

With a New CEO, Can Edmodo Regain Its Ed Mojo?

Dec 10
With a New CEO, Can Edmodo Regain Its Ed Mojo?
Enterprises

A Textbook Publisher in a ‘Sea of Calm’? How Houghton Mifflin Is Navigating the Digital Transition

Nov 20 · Tony Wan
A Textbook Publisher in a ‘Sea of Calm’? How Houghton Mifflin Is Navigating the Digital Transition
Enterprises

A Textbook Publisher in a ‘Sea of Calm’? How Houghton Mifflin Is Navigating the Digital Transition

Nov 20
A Textbook Publisher in a ‘Sea of Calm’? How Houghton Mifflin Is Navigating the Digital Transition
Mergers and Acquisitions

Pearson Returns to the Buyer’s Table With Workforce Education Deal

Nov 4 · Tony Wan
Pearson Returns to the Buyer’s Table With Workforce Education Deal
Mergers and Acquisitions

Pearson Returns to the Buyer’s Table With Workforce Education Deal

Nov 4
Pearson Returns to the Buyer’s Table With Workforce Education Deal
Enterprises

Amid Georgia Controversy, Online Schooling Company K12 Sees Career Prep Interest

Oct 25 · Wade Tyler Millward
Amid Georgia Controversy, Online Schooling Company K12 Sees Career Prep Interest
Enterprises

Amid Georgia Controversy, Online Schooling Company K12 Sees Career Prep Interest

Oct 25
Amid Georgia Controversy, Online Schooling Company K12 Sees Career Prep Interest
Edtech Business

WeWork to Shutter Its Private Elementary School After Current School Year

Oct 11, 2019 · Tony Wan
WeWork to Shutter Its Private Elementary School After Current School Year
Edtech Business

WeWork to Shutter Its Private Elementary School After Current School Year

Oct 11, 2019
WeWork to Shutter Its Private Elementary School After Current School Year

This Edtech Business Competition Is a Win for the Education Ecosystem

Sep 27, 2019 · Sam Peterson
This Edtech Business Competition Is a Win for the Education Ecosystem

This Edtech Business Competition Is a Win for the Education Ecosystem

Sep 27, 2019
This Edtech Business Competition Is a Win for the Education Ecosystem
Enterprises

Google Apps Are Used Widely in K-12. A New Tool Will Show Just How Useful They Are.

Sep 24, 2019 · Tony Wan
Google Apps Are Used Widely in K-12. A New Tool Will Show Just How Useful They Are.
Enterprises

Google Apps Are Used Widely in K-12. A New Tool Will Show Just How Useful They Are.

Sep 24, 2019
Google Apps Are Used Widely in K-12. A New Tool Will Show Just How Useful They Are.
Mergers and Acquisitions

Tier1 Adds Learning Services with Bottom-Line Performance Purchase

Sep 6, 2019
Mergers and Acquisitions

Tier1 Adds Learning Services with Bottom-Line Performance Purchase

Sep 6, 2019
Data Privacy

Google Gets $170M Fine and Pledges to Protect Children on YouTube. Will It Matter?

Sep 4, 2019 · Tony Wan
Google Gets $170M Fine and Pledges to Protect Children on YouTube. Will It Matter?
Data Privacy

Google Gets $170M Fine and Pledges to Protect Children on YouTube. Will It Matter?

Sep 4, 2019
Google Gets $170M Fine and Pledges to Protect Children on YouTube. Will It Matter?
Opinion

Dear Business Roundtable: Social Responsibility Starts by Changing Perceptions of Talent

Aug 27, 2019 · Jonathan Hasak
Dear Business Roundtable: Social Responsibility Starts by Changing Perceptions of Talent
Opinion

Dear Business Roundtable: Social Responsibility Starts by Changing Perceptions of Talent

Aug 27, 2019
Dear Business Roundtable: Social Responsibility Starts by Changing Perceptions of Talent
Enterprises

Come Original: Google Gets Into the Anti-Plagiarism Game

Aug 14, 2019 · Tony Wan
Come Original: Google Gets Into the Anti-Plagiarism Game
Enterprises

Come Original: Google Gets Into the Anti-Plagiarism Game

Aug 14, 2019
Come Original: Google Gets Into the Anti-Plagiarism Game
column

Apple Shows What Chicago Students Can Do With Just 6 Weeks of Code

Aug 12, 2019 · Jin-Soo Huh
Apple Shows What Chicago Students Can Do With Just 6 Weeks of Code
column

Apple Shows What Chicago Students Can Do With Just 6 Weeks of Code

Aug 12, 2019
Apple Shows What Chicago Students Can Do With Just 6 Weeks of Code
Enterprises

2U Stock Tumbles 54% After Company Lowers Growth Expectations for 2019

Jul 31, 2019 · Wade Tyler Millward
2U Stock Tumbles 54% After Company Lowers Growth Expectations for 2019
Enterprises

2U Stock Tumbles 54% After Company Lowers Growth Expectations for 2019

Jul 31, 2019
2U Stock Tumbles 54% After Company Lowers Growth Expectations for 2019
Enterprises

Pearson Signals Major Shift From Print by Making All Textbook Updates ‘Digital First’

Jul 15, 2019 · Tony Wan
Pearson Signals Major Shift From Print by Making All Textbook Updates ‘Digital First’
Enterprises

Pearson Signals Major Shift From Print by Making All Textbook Updates ‘Digital First’

Jul 15, 2019
Pearson Signals Major Shift From Print by Making All Textbook Updates ‘Digital First’
Enterprises

Instructure’s Age of Adolescence: A Conversation With CEO Dan Goldsmith

Jul 10, 2019 · Tony Wan
Instructure’s Age of Adolescence: A Conversation With CEO Dan Goldsmith
Enterprises

Instructure’s Age of Adolescence: A Conversation With CEO Dan Goldsmith

Jul 10, 2019
Instructure’s Age of Adolescence: A Conversation With CEO Dan Goldsmith
Movers and Shakers

McGraw-Hill Education Chief Financial Officer Mike Evans Resigns

Jul 2, 2019 · Wade Tyler Millward
McGraw-Hill Education Chief Financial Officer Mike Evans Resigns
Movers and Shakers

McGraw-Hill Education Chief Financial Officer Mike Evans Resigns

Jul 2, 2019
McGraw-Hill Education Chief Financial Officer Mike Evans Resigns
Mergers and Acquisitions

Wiley Buys ZyBooks in $56M Cash Deal to Bolster Courseware Offerings

Jul 1, 2019 · Tony Wan
Wiley Buys ZyBooks in $56M Cash Deal to Bolster Courseware Offerings
Mergers and Acquisitions

Wiley Buys ZyBooks in $56M Cash Deal to Bolster Courseware Offerings

Jul 1, 2019
Wiley Buys ZyBooks in $56M Cash Deal to Bolster Courseware Offerings
Artificial Intelligence

Alexa Goes to ISTE: Edtech Companies—and Teachers—Debut New Skills for Learning

Jun 26, 2019 · Emily Tate
Alexa Goes to ISTE: Edtech Companies—and Teachers—Debut New Skills for Learning
Artificial Intelligence

Alexa Goes to ISTE: Edtech Companies—and Teachers—Debut New Skills for Learning

Jun 26, 2019
Alexa Goes to ISTE: Edtech Companies—and Teachers—Debut New Skills for Learning
Opinion

How to Build a High-Functioning Remote Team for Your Edtech Company

May 18, 2019 · Anil Hemrajani
How to Build a High-Functioning Remote Team for Your Edtech Company
Opinion

How to Build a High-Functioning Remote Team for Your Edtech Company

May 18, 2019
How to Build a High-Functioning Remote Team for Your Edtech Company
Financing

Meet the Edtech Grantees of Google’s $25 Million AI Impact Challenge

May 7, 2019 · Tony Wan
Meet the Edtech Grantees of Google’s $25 Million AI Impact Challenge
Financing

Meet the Edtech Grantees of Google’s $25 Million AI Impact Challenge

May 7, 2019
Meet the Edtech Grantees of Google’s $25 Million AI Impact Challenge
Mergers and Acquisitions

Wiley to Acquire Knewton’s Assets, Marking an End to an Expensive Startup Journey

May 6, 2019 · Tony Wan
Wiley to Acquire Knewton’s Assets, Marking an End to an Expensive Startup Journey
Mergers and Acquisitions

Wiley to Acquire Knewton’s Assets, Marking an End to an Expensive Startup Journey

May 6, 2019
Wiley to Acquire Knewton’s Assets, Marking an End to an Expensive Startup Journey
Mergers and Acquisitions

Cengage, McGraw-Hill Agree to Merge to Become 2nd Biggest US Textbook Publisher

May 1, 2019 · Tony Wan
Cengage, McGraw-Hill Agree to Merge to Become 2nd Biggest US Textbook Publisher
Mergers and Acquisitions

Cengage, McGraw-Hill Agree to Merge to Become 2nd Biggest US Textbook Publisher

May 1, 2019
Cengage, McGraw-Hill Agree to Merge to Become 2nd Biggest US Textbook Publisher
Enterprises

What Does Salesforce Buying Salesforce.org Mean for Higher Education?

Apr 24, 2019 · Tony Wan
What Does Salesforce Buying Salesforce.org Mean for Higher Education?
Enterprises

What Does Salesforce Buying Salesforce.org Mean for Higher Education?

Apr 24, 2019
What Does Salesforce Buying Salesforce.org Mean for Higher Education?
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