Curriculum Associates has acquired Ellevation, a Boston-based software company focused exclusively on English learners and their teachers.

Ellevation provides tools to more than 1,000 school districts that streamline programme management and help improve teacher practice.

Curriculum Associates designs research-based print and online instructional materials, screens and assessments, and data management tools. The North Billerica, Massachusetts-headquartered company is a portfolio company of Berkshire Partners and Permira.

Berkshire Partners has 35 years of investment history. Berkshire Private Equity has made more than 130 private equity investments since its inception, partnering with management teams to grow the companies in which it invests. Stockbridge, the firm’s public equity business, was founded in 2007 and seeks to make public equity investments in high-quality companies with strong competitive positions and long-term growth prospects. Berkshire Partners invests in business services and technology, communications, consumer, healthcare, and industrials companies.

Founded in 1985, Permira is a global private equity firm with total committed capital of approximately $37 billion. The Permira funds have made more than 250 private equity investments across technology, consumer, healthcare and services sectors. Permira is headquartered in London with offices across Europe, North America and Asia.

Date published: 11 August 2021

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