K-12 Dealmaking: Chegg Acquires Easy Solutions; Age of Learning Raises $150 Million
MAY 6, 2016
The month of May kicked off with a significant number of deals in the ed-tech sector, including acquisitions by Chegg and ACT, Inc. Chegg Acquires Imagine Easy Solutions: The learning platform provider has acquired Imagine Easy Solutions , the provider of EasyBib.com and other writing tools, for approximately $42 million in an all-cash transaction, Santa Clara, Calif.-based based Chegg said in a statement. The post K-12 Dealmaking: Chegg Acquires Easy Solutions; Age of Learning Raises $150 Million appeared first on Market Brief. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Students, celebrities connect for tutoring
OCTOBER 1, 2015
Students will have the chance to connect directly with celebrities in one-on-one tutoring sessions through Chegg Tutors: VIP Edition. All tutoring sessions will take place this fall through Chegg’s online tutoring platform, Chegg Tutors. The first phase of Chegg Tutors: VIP Edition will include 9 famous tutors across a range of topics.
Move over 401(k)s — this new perk is helping millennials pay off college loans
The Hechinger Report
APRIL 18, 2016
Its clients include Fidelity and Chegg. Alanda Povroznik, at head of table, works for a company that, as a benefit, will soon be helping her repay her college loans. Photo: Powertex. An executive vice president at the investment company Natixis Global Asset Management, Farrington was surprised to find his audience of millennials unmoved. That stopped me in my tracks,” Farrington said.
3 Apps to Build Solid Study Skills
Ask a Tech Teacher
JANUARY 11, 2016
Website Review: Chegg. It’s not enough to share information with students. Unless they have an eidetic memory, much of what they see/hear/taste/smell never reaches long term memory. For that, students require study. That includes note-taking and review in a variety of formats to touch the varied approaches to learning. Here are three apps I find helpful with students. Papyrus.