Educational technology

Project Tomorrow, Blackboard and The School Superintendents Association Present New Equity Research During Congressional Briefing

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 7:00pm

This awareness comes to light in new research presented today during a virtual Congressional Briefing.

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  • This awareness comes to light in new research presented today during a virtual Congressional Briefing.
  • Surveyed students' preference for a school culture where self-directed learning is the norm is valued by 55% of high school students.
  • The Speak Up Research Project is a national research initiative and free service to schools and districts.
  • http://www.blackboard.com
    AASA, The School Superintendents Association, founded in 1865, is the professional organization for more than 13,000 educational leaders in the United States and throughout the world.

Unicon Collaborates with Argos Education on a Next Gen Open Source Digital Publishing Platform for Education

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 11:00pm

"We are contributing our teaching and learning experience, open source technology expertise, and understanding of the education industry," said John C. Blakley, Unicon CEO.

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  • "We are contributing our teaching and learning experience, open source technology expertise, and understanding of the education industry," said John C. Blakley, Unicon CEO.
  • "We are proud to be partnering in the development of impactful education technology like Sojourner.
  • It will change the way educators view content development, and elevate the role that design plays in the learning and teaching experience."
  • Unicon is a Registered Trademark of Unicon, Inc. All other product or service names are the property of their respective owners.

FUNetix® Offers Free Kindle Devices to Help Baltimore Children Learn to Read; Partners and Sponsors from Baltimore are Invited to Join

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 3:15pm

Along with its parent nonprofit organization the American Youth Literacy Foundation, the FUNetix team is seeking local partners in Baltimore to help give away free Kindle Fire 7 devices to Baltimore schoolchildren.

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  • Along with its parent nonprofit organization the American Youth Literacy Foundation, the FUNetix team is seeking local partners in Baltimore to help give away free Kindle Fire 7 devices to Baltimore schoolchildren.
  • This situation is causing incredible stress and widening educational achievement gaps for children from lower-income families.
  • FUNetix is dedicated to combating these challenges and bringing extra help and inspiration to Baltimore children who are just learning how to read, or struggling with reading.
  • FUNetix is patented, and offered free of charge, by the American Youth Literacy Foundation, a registered 501(c)(3) charitable nonprofit organization.

Global Education Technology Market Is Expected to Register a CAGR Of 19.9% By 2028 | Up Market Research

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 1:47pm

K-12 segment dominated the market in 2020, accounting for 41% of the total revenue.

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  • K-12 segment dominated the market in 2020, accounting for 41% of the total revenue.
  • It will continue to hold the top spot and expand at a steady CAGR between 2021 and 2028.
  • And, From 2021 to 2028, the fastest CAGR is expected in the preschool sector.
  • On the basis of Regions,the market is categorized as Asia Pacific, North America, Latin America, Europe, and Middle East & Africa.

ConveGenius AI, India's Leading EdTech Startup Raises $5M USD (Pre Series A) for Mass Market Direct-to-Consumer Expansion to Serve 100M Households

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 9:41am

LONDON, SAN FRANCISCO, and SINGAPORE, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ConveGenius has raised $5M USD in Venture Capital funding to grow its conversational AI platform in India and South-East Asian markets.

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  • LONDON, SAN FRANCISCO, and SINGAPORE, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ConveGenius has raised $5M USD in Venture Capital funding to grow its conversational AI platform in India and South-East Asian markets.
  • Within a year of launch, Its EdTech solution has blitzscaled to 14 million monthly active users with 35 million daily conversations, catering to 10 different languages and continues to grow at a rapid pace.
  • This funding round was led by new investors, BAce Capital, Heritas Capital and 3Lines Venture Capital as well as existing investor, Michael and Susan Dell Foundation.
  • "ConveGenius has focused on the broad and hitherto unserved market of 235M students who belong to the first-generation mobile internet users with households using smartphones and mobile devices for the first time.

ConveGenius AI, India's Leading EdTech Startup Raises $5M USD (Pre Series A) for Mass Market Direct-to-Consumer Expansion to Serve 100M Households

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 6:15am

LONDON, SAN FRANCISCO, and SINGAPORE, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ConveGenius has raised $5M USD in Venture Capital funding to grow its conversational AI platform in India and South-East Asian markets.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, SAN FRANCISCO, and SINGAPORE, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ConveGenius has raised $5M USD in Venture Capital funding to grow its conversational AI platform in India and South-East Asian markets.
  • Within a year of launch, Its EdTech solution has blitzscaled to 14 million monthly active users with 35 million daily conversations, catering to 10 different languages and continues to grow at a rapid pace.
  • This funding round was led by new investors, BAce Capital, Heritas Capital and 3Lines Venture Capital as well as existing investor, Michael and Susan Dell Foundation.
  • "ConveGenius has focused on the broad and hitherto unserved market of 235M students who belong to the first-generation mobile internet users with households using smartphones and mobile devices for the first time.

Open LMS to Host First Worldwide Learning Innovation Summit

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 6:00pm

INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Open LMS , the leading provider of open-source learning systems, today announced the launch of its 2021 Innovation Summit on Wednesday, Nov. 3.

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  • INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Open LMS , the leading provider of open-source learning systems, today announced the launch of its 2021 Innovation Summit on Wednesday, Nov. 3.
  • The 2021 Innovation Summit provides eLearning professionals, teachers, trainers, LMS administrators, IT professionals, and educational enthusiasts with a 360-degree view of the online learning space.
  • "Online learning doesn't need to be hard," said Phill Miller, Managing Director of Open LMS.
  • Previously a Blackboard product, Open LMS was acquired by Learning Technologies Group plc (LTG) in March 2020.

Bryant & Stratton College Announces New OTA Program Degree Path

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 10:00am

Offering greater flexibility than the standard healthcare degree program, the College believes that the new degree path will make it easier for those interested in the OTA field to pursue higher education without compromising or sacrificing any current work or personal obligations.

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  • Offering greater flexibility than the standard healthcare degree program, the College believes that the new degree path will make it easier for those interested in the OTA field to pursue higher education without compromising or sacrificing any current work or personal obligations.
  • "At Bryant & Stratton College, our priority is to create programs where earning a degree is an achievable dream for students of all backgrounds including those juggling responsibilities like work, school, and home lives," said Dr. Amanda Maas, B&SC OTA Program Director.
  • Founded in 1854, Bryant & Stratton College has built its reputation and success on a commitment to excellence and high standards.
  • In addition to access to education, Bryant & Stratton College offers students access to tools to help ensure their greatest chance at success through their Career LifePrep program.

DGAP-News: asknet Solutions AG: Extraordinary General Meeting approves capital increase to create a solid financial base and enable strategic investments

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 5:04pm

October 15, 2021, Karlsruhe (Germany) - asknet Solutions AG, a leading procurement, e-commerce and EdTech specialist, held today an Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM).

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  • October 15, 2021, Karlsruhe (Germany) - asknet Solutions AG, a leading procurement, e-commerce and EdTech specialist, held today an Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM).
  • During the meeting, the Management Board reaffirmed the company's Three-Pillar Strategy, including a clear roadmap for the years 2021 through 2023.
  • "The execution of our Three-Pillar Strategy, as a clear and material concept to create change and growth for the company, is progressing well.
  • The capital increase approved by the EGM will provide the company with a strong equity base to grow profitably in the coming years.

2021 Report on the Massive Open Online Course Global Market to 2026

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 3:00pm

DUBLIN, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Massive Open Online Course Market by Technology, Course Type, Provider Type, and Subscription Model 2021 - 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • DUBLIN, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Massive Open Online Course Market by Technology, Course Type, Provider Type, and Subscription Model 2021 - 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • This report provides an assessment of MOOC technologies, solutions, overall MOOC trends including market drivers, sub-sectors, and impact on diverse industries.
  • The report analyzes the global MOOC market opportunity and forecasts for 2025 to 2025 for overall revenue as well as SaaS providers, independent student's course subscription, consulting revenue and corporate licensing.
  • MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) represents a distance learning program wherein course contents are distributed using a web platform and under a free or paid subscription model.