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20/04/2018
Massachusetts-based childcare provider Bright Horizons has purchased nurseries business Zoom for an undisclosed sum.
18/04/2018
Brentwood, Tennessee-based Simplify Compliance, a portfolio company of Leeds Equity Partners, has acquired Bluepoint Leadership Development Inc.
18/04/2018
Ed tech company Lingumi has raised £1.2 million in a seed round led by Accelerated Digital Ventures (ADV). Existing backers LocalGlobe, Entrepreneur First and unnamed angel investors also participated in the round.
18/04/2018
PSG-controlled private education firm Curro has purchased Cooper College in Randburg, Johannesburg, along with related business Magic Beings Crèche, for an undisclosed sum.
18/04/2018
Global assessment provider GL Education Group has appointed Mary de Sausmarez as its sales and marketing director.
17/04/2018
UK Prime Minister Theresa May today pledged £212 million from the UK’s foreign aid budget to allow almost one million more girls in Commonwealth countries to go to school.
17/04/2018
Onex Corporation has agreed to buy a stake in PowerSchool Group from Vista Equity Partners, a move which will make both firms equal partners in the education business.
17/04/2018
Global University Systems (GUS) today announced the acquisition of two German institutions – the University of Applied Sciences Europe (UASE) and the HTK Academy of Design – from Laureate Education Inc. GUS has an established presence in Germany with GISMA Business School, which has campuses in Berlin and Hannover.
17/04/2018
Australian company e3Learning and global e-learning firm Kineo are to join forces in an attempt to dominate the Asia-Pacific e-learning market. Both companies are part of the global City & Guilds Group and together have 700 clients and partners.
17/04/2018
Troubled Dubai-based private equity firm Abraaj has hired Deloitte to examine its business, including its $1 billion healthcare fund, after investors questioned KPMG’s earlier review of the fund, unnamed sources have said.

You, and your school principal, could, and should, both be on the same page, argues Deborah Eyre of High Performance Learning

The Chinese education market has grown considerably, expanding across verticals and borders, and looks set to continue to do so. Sophie Chen and Zhuoya Zhang, of JMDedu report that investment in ed tech-enabled businesses in China is trending

LINC Education’s Abhinav Mital and Amit Garga note that Australia offers a credible model for Asia-Pacific’s institutions as they attempt to achieve parity between online courses and traditional tertiary provision

Nord Anglia Education has been a pioneer in scaling international schooling and has consistently added value and raised market expectations. James Croft talks to former chairman Alan Kelsey about the business’s development and what constitutes a sound investment in international schools

The Malaysian government continues to advocate higher education at home and is in the market as a destination of choice for overseas students. James Croft considers policy and diplomatic developments and their impacts for the education industry

Demand for student accommodation is growing, as India takes increasing global prominence in the higher education market, writes Nikhil Kumar and Rituraj Verma of CSCPL

Exponential population growth, demand for infrastructure investment, a drive to quality improvement, and a welcoming government. There’s much to like about the UAE, says Richard Draycott, managing director of BME Growth

In the second of a two-part examination of what international large-scale assessments can teach us about countries’ educational performance, Ben Durbin of the UK’s National Foundation for Educational Research (NFER) takes a look at the data from Gulf Cooperation Council countries




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Middle East and Africa | International assessments in the GCC

In the second of a two-part examination of what international large-scale assessments can teach us about countries' educational performance, Ben Durbin of the UK's National Foundation for Educational Research (NFER) takes a look at the data from Gulf Cooperation Council countries
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Far East | Online education

LINC Education's Abhinav Mital and Amit Garga note that Australia offers a credible model for Asia-Pacific's institutions as they attempt to achieve parity between online courses and traditional tertiary provision
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Asia | Student accommodation

Demand for student accommodation is growing, as India takes increasing global prominence in the higher education market, writes Nikhil Kumar and Rituraj Verma of CSCPL
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EducationInvestor Awards 2017

McGraw-Hill Education: Dr Nana Banerjee
New York-based McGraw-Hill Education, the learning science company, has appointed Dr Nana Banerjee as president and chief executive officer, effective from next Monday. Banerjee is currently group president of data analytics provider Verisk Analytics. Continue reading...
CNet Training: David Lee
David Lee has been appointed vice-president of new business, North America, at CNet Training. Continue reading...
pi-top: Graham Brown-Martin
Graham Brown-Martin has become chief education and product officer at London-based electronics manufacturer pi-top. Continue reading...
VR Education Holdings: Loren Carpenter
Virtual reality technology company VR Education Holdings, which focuses on the education sector, has appointed Loren Carpenter as an advisor. Continue reading...
CITB: Peter Lauener
Peter Lauener is to become chair of the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) on 1 May when James Wates relinquishes the role he has held for eight years. The appointment was made by Minister of State for Skills and Apprenticeships Anne Milton. Continue reading...
   


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UK and Europe | Amazon Business

One year on from his appointment as head of Amazon Business in the UK, Bill Burkland outlines how he aims to make his online business a key player in the education procurement process
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