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Education Technology Startups Raised Over Half A Billion Dollars In Q1

Education technology-focused startups raised over $488 million already in the first quarter of 2014, marking the single biggest quarter for capital committed to the sector in the past five years. W

Now 18M Users Strong, Edmodo Makes Its First Acquisition In Root-1 To Become The App Market For Education

After spending years working as technicians at public schools, Jeff O'Hara and Nicolas Borg launched <a target="_blank" href="http://www.edmodo.com/">Edmodo</a> in 2008 to address what they had come t

Anticipating a Blended Classroom Boom Led by Education Startups

As kids head back to school this month and next, some will find a rather new arrangement greeting them: blended classrooms. These don't feel like the ways that many of us attended class, with a sin

NEA Leads Educational Network Edmodo’s $25 Million Series C

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.edmodo.com/">Edmodo</a>, the collaborative learning network for teachers and students, is announcing today it has closed a $25 million Series C round of funding. Th

As It Graduates From Network To Platform, Edmodo Now Serving 7M Users, 80K Schools

<a href="http://www.edmodo.com/">Edmodo</a> is one of the startups whose name pops up a lot when you talk about "edtech." Founded in 2007, the company is almost old school, yet, in spite of the influx

Social Collaboration Platform For Classrooms Edmodo Opens To Third-Party Developers With New API

<a href="http://www.edmodo.com/">Edmodo</a>, an online social learning and communications network for teachers and students in K-12 schools, is opening up its API to third–party web developers to en

Greylock And Benchmark Lead $15M Round In Social Collaboration Platform For Classrooms Edmodo

<a href="http://www.edmodo.com/">Edmodo</a>, an online social learning and communications network for teachers and students in K through 12 schools, has raised $15 million in Series B funding led by G

Twitter In The Classroom

Edmodo says it’s going to be Twitter for teachers and students, with features like calendaring events that are tailored to the classroom. Personally, I think Twitter itself works just fine as th