Edtech Earnings Roundup: How 2U, Chegg, Instructure and Pluralsight Fared in Q2 2019

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Chegg The numbers: For the second quarter, ended June 30, Chegg reported an adjusted EBITDA of $31.1 Chegg now has about $1.1 Education Technology Market Trends Digital Learning in Higher Ed Higher Education Future of Work

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Top Trends Higher Education Textbook Publishers Must Follow

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For those who are newly exploring the digital market, keeping up with the trends which change rapidly is difficult. Here are some of the top trends that higher education textbook publishers must follow to increase their digital sales: 1. Companies like Chegg, eFollett, and BookRenter are offering new textbooks on rent for less than the price of a used book. The post Top Trends Higher Education Textbook Publishers Must Follow appeared first on Kitaboo.

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Predictions of Print Textbooks’ Death Remain Greatly Exaggerated

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Goldman, vice president of textbooks and e-books at Chegg, a student services provider that notably sold its print textbook inventory to Ingram in 2015, adoption of digital materials among students has been slower than he predicted. “I’m

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In Move to ‘Unlimited’ Pricing Model, Cengage Hopes for a Comeback

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Tell me a little bit about some of your recent partnerships with companies such as Chegg. Chegg provides, amongst other things, tutoring services. I think Chegg is doing well in that. Education Technology Market Trends Edtech BusinessIt’s been about five years since Cengage Learning filed for bankruptcy , stumbling under the weight of shrinking print sales, a rough transition to digital and too much debt.

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Earnings Roundup: How Public Edtech Companies Fared Following the Outbreak

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Chegg The bottom line: Chegg’s first quarter delighted investors. Fueling that growth is Chegg Services, which brought in just over $100 million in revenue last quarter, a 33 percent increase over Q1 2019.

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The Post-Pandemic Outlook for Edtech

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Maybe that’s a trend that will stick over time.” Here’s a look at other trends experts foresee for the edtech industry as the pandemic continues to shake up education. The pandemic came early to Seattle.

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US Edtech Closes Decade with Record $1.7 Billion Raised in 2019

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Two trends have helped to define the U.S. Source: EdSurge Trends Not on the Charts Among the companies to post top funding rounds, The Minerva Project is arguably the only company focused on higher education.

Edtech Industry Magnate Michael Moe Makes a Pivot

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So you can look at Chegg, which we’re an investor in, which has a $5.5 It comes full circle: I will continue to have a deep interest in the growth economy and innovation and tech trends.

MissionU Says It Can Replace Traditional College With a One-Year Program

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They include Facebook, Uber, Lyft, Spotify, Warby Parker, Casper, Birchbox, Plated, 2U, and Chegg. “In Bryan Alexander is a futurist, consultant, and close watcher of higher education trends. Beth Akers, a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute, is among those watching the trend closely. A venture-backed company today announced a new educational offering billed as an alternative to the standard undergraduate experience.

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Hack Education Weekly News

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“ Ed Tech Cybersecurity : Suppose they gave a data breach and nobody came,” writes Phil Hill on the Chegg data breach. Via The College Board : “Trends in College Pricing 2018.” *Each week, I gather a wide variety of links to education and education technology articles. All this feeds the review I write each December on the stories we are told about the future of education. (Oh Oh my god, it’s almost time to start working on that year-end project.).

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The 100 Worst Ed-Tech Debacles of the Decade

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For the past ten years, I have written a lengthy year-end series, documenting some of the dominant narratives and trends in education technology. Kno was headed by Osman Rashid, the co-founder of the textbook rental company Chegg, and the tablet was aimed at the college market.

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” Via EdWeek’s Market Brief : “Education Company Chegg Acknowledges Data Breach , Puts 40 Million Users on Notice.” ” Via EdWeek’s Market Brief : “What’s Trending in New Ed-Tech ‘Top 40’ Digital Tools.” Each week, I gather a wide variety of links to education and education technology articles. Sometimes I write a few comments. Really, this work is for me, but sure, I’ll share it with you.

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Hack Education Weekly News

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” Pearson and Chegg are partnering for textbook rentals. The private student loan company has raised $50 million total, but I’m told “fintech” doesn’t “count” as ed-tech so let’s just ignore this trend, right? I’ve written about the growing trend of companies and organizations selling procurement consulting services.). Education Politics. From the Department of Education’s press release : “U.S.

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Hack Education Weekly News

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” “Examining Trends in Graduate Student Debt by Race and Ethnicity” by Seton Hall University professor Robert Kelchen. Chegg has acquired WriteLab for $15 million. Each week, I gather a wide variety of links to education and education technology articles. All this feeds the review I write each December on the stories we are told about the future of education. National) Education Politics.

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Hack Education Weekly News

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I missed this news back in February: Chegg acquired RefMe. Via The New York Times : “A Few Telling Freshman Trends.” (National) Education Politics. The AP interviews US Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos , who laments “she didn’t decry racism enough.” ” Via Politico : “New marching orders from Betsy DeVos’ civil rights chief have the Education Department churning through civil rights complaints.