• The LMS market glacier is melting Crunch Network

    The LMS market glacier is melting

    The world of edtech is strange and full of apparent contradictions. Venture capital investment has exploded since 2010, hitting an all-time high of $3.1 billion in 2015, with private equity and strategic acquisitions pushing this number even higher. Dozens of startups, if not more, vie for the attention of presidents and provosts. If you look at adoption rates by schools, just one category… Read More

  • 1M Users Strong, Schoology Grabs $6M To Take On Blackboard, Moodle

    1M Users Strong, Schoology Grabs $6M To Take On Blackboard, Moodle

    Schoology, the makers of a one-stop, cloud-based learning management system for primary and secondary schools, is announcing today that it has closed a $6 million Series B round of venture funding. The round was led by FirstMark Capital and includes a contribution from existing investor Meakem Becker Venture Capital, bringing the New York-based startup’s total funding to $9.3 million. Read More

  • Poised To Become The Kaplan Test Prep Of Sustainability

    Everblue Training ( — an environmental education startup with offices in Berkeley, Calif. and Charlotte, N.C. — this week attained accreditation from the group that verifies the quality of non-collegiate, continuing education and professional training programs throughout the United States for the U.S. Department of Education, the Accrediting Council for Continuing… Read More