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Norwegian game-based learning platform company Kahoot! to acquire US edtech company Clever Inc.
By businessnewstoday On Friday, May 7th, 2021
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Norway-based Kahoot! to acquire US edtech company Clever Inc.

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Kahoot!, a Norway-based game-based learning platform company, has agreed to acquire US edtech company Clever Inc. in a deal valued in the range of More...

Online education platform Nerdy to merge with TPG Pace Tech Opportunities
By businessnewstoday On Sunday, January 31st, 2021
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Online education platform Nerdy to go public via $1.7bn merger with TPG Pace Tech

Online education platform Nerdy is set to become a publicly listed company via a $1.7 billion worth merger deal with TPG Pace Tech Opportunities, a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC). TPG Pace Tech Opportunities More...

Adtalem to acquire online healthcare education provider Walden University
By businessnewstoday On Sunday, September 13th, 2020
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Adtalem to acquire online healthcare education provider Walden University

Adtalem Global Education (formerly DeVry Education Group), a US workforce solutions provider, has agreed to acquire Walden University, a Minnesota-based online healthcare education provider, from Laureate Education, More...

Laureate Education wraps up $218m sale of Chilean operations
By businessnewstoday On Saturday, September 12th, 2020
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Laureate Education wraps up $218m sale of Chilean operations

Laureate Education, said it has wrapped up the previously announced $218 million sale of its Chilean operations by transferring the control of its not-for-profit institutions to Fundación Educación y Cultura and More...

EAB acquires college research and decision platform Cappex
By businessnewstoday On Thursday, September 10th, 2020
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EAB acquires college research and decision platform Cappex

EAB, a US-based education technology company, has acquired Cappex, a college research and decision platform for helping students search for both schools and scholarships. The financial terms of the deal were not More...

AI-based learning platform Quizlet raises $30m in Series C round
By businessnewstoday On Wednesday, May 13th, 2020
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AI-based learning platform Quizlet raises $30m in Series C round

Quizlet, a global learning platform with artificial intelligence (AI) powered study tools, has raised $30 million in a Series C funding round led by growth equity firm General Atlantic. The proceedings from the More...

GSX Techedu acquires commercial real estate in Zhengzhou, China
By businessnewstoday On Saturday, February 1st, 2020
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GSX Techedu acquires commercial real estate in Zhengzhou, China

GSX Techedu, an online K-12 large-class after-school tutoring service provider in China, said that it had acquired several commercial real estate plots in the Economics Development Area of Zhengzhou in Henan Province More...