Tweetables: Weekly Edtech News Fit to Tweet

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Technapex presents “Tweetables,” our roundup of the week’s top #edtech articles that are good enough to tweet. Follow us on Twitter: @Technapex Khan Academy to Focus on Common Core Math with Private Grant @KhanAcademy receives $2.2M private grant to align Continue reading

Tweetables: Weekly Edtech News Good Enough to Tweet

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Haven’t been keeping up with your edtech news lately? Fear not! Technapex presents “Tweetables,” our roundup of the week’s top shareable #edtech articles. Be sure to follow us on Twitter too! @Technapex California Bill Seeks Campus Credit for Online Study Continue reading

Edtech Accelerators, Unite!

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When it came to looking for an accelerator program to help get their startup off the ground, edtech entrepreneurs used to be out of luck, unless they landed a spot in one of Imagine K-12′s startup classes. Not the case anymore! Continue reading

A Look at EdTech Deals and Acquisitions

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This week, GigaOM wrote about the report from CB Insights that analyzed the education tech acquisitions in 2012. Edtech investments have been increasing and last year totaled a whopping $1.1B. The report looked at acquisitions and deals over the past Continue reading

Pearson, Microsoft, and Barnes & Noble Join Forces to Form an “Online Education Dream Team”

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Last week, Pearson, Microsoft, and Barnes & Noble announced a partnership that, according to the Wall Street cialis generic online Journal, have analysts saying the three companies are poised to become an “online education dream team.” Pearson will invest $89.5 Continue reading

New York City Considered EdTech Hotspot

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Pearson Buys Online Learning Company EmbanetCompass for $650M

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Today Pearson announced they have bought EmbanetCompass, an online learning program that provides student support services, for $650 million in an effort to expand their education business. Though based in Britain, Pearson (publishers of the Financial Times and Penguin books) Continue reading

Pearson Opens Up Wealth of Education Content to App Developers

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Educational publisher Pearson has viagraonline-4betterlife now opened up its library of image and classic titles to app viagra online developers, offering a wealth of images and content to be used for educational apps and services. Via its API program Plug Continue reading

BenchPrep Partners Up With Top EdTech Names

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Technapex reported BenchPrep’s fundraising success back in July, and now the $6 million the Chicago-based startup raised seems to be paying off. The digital learning and test prep platform recently added new publishers and plans to increase the number of Continue reading

Robo-Graders: Boon or Bane?

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After spending hours taking standardized tests, students often have to wait months to receive score results. What inevitably takes the longest to grade are the essays. Pearson education company estimates that human graders, working at their fastest, may be able Continue reading