15:53 17/11/2016 Mapping The Hillary Archipelago And Trump's Ocean
Mapping The Hillary Archipelago And Trump's Ocean
Co.Design (blog) - Nov 17, 2016
If you're a Democrat, the results are bleak: Hillary supporters are an archipelago drowning in the great American ocean of Trump.

10:02 20/08/2015 Surveillance Society: Students easy targets for data miners
Surveillance Society: Students easy targets for data miners
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Aug 20, 2015
In a rare glimpse into the student data currents, Virginia-based cyber education firm K12 Inc. sued Socratic Learning Inc., of Texas, in 2009, saying the latter had shipped student data to India, only to see it leaked to an Arizona blogger. The lawsuit ...

12:45 29/07/2015 Education company Blackboard seeks $3 billion sale: Reuters
Education company Blackboard seeks $3 billion sale: Reuters
Thomson Reuters' peHUB (press release) - Jul 29, 2015
(Reuters) - Blackboard Inc, a U.S. software company that provides learning tools for high school and university classrooms, is exploring a sale that it hopes could value it at as much as $3 billion, including debt, according to people familiar with ...

13:17 08/06/2015 Osmium Partners Supports an Evaluation of Rosetta Stone's Strategic Alternatives
Osmium Partners Supports an Evaluation of Rosetta Stone's Strategic Alternatives
PR Newswire (press release) - Jun 8, 2015
In early 2014, banks such as Bank of America, Credit Suisse and RBC Capital Markets provided financing to Hellman & Friedman's $1.1 billion acquisition of Renaissance Learning, a company with similar characteristics to Rosetta Stone. Renaissance ...

2:42 21/04/2015 Kirkland Steers Edmentum In $140M Restructuring Deal
Kirkland Steers Edmentum In $140M Restructuring Deal
Law360 (subscription) - Apr 21, 2015
The company, owned by PE firm Thoma Bravo LLC, said its the deal will cut significant chunks out of its $231 million worth of first-lien debt and $140 million worth of second-lien debt.

22:35 01/04/2014 Published in Print: April 2, 2014, as K12 Inc. Building a New Brand for Some ...
Published in Print: April 2, 2014, as K12 Inc. Building a New Brand for Some ...
Education Week News - Apr 1, 2014
The developer of online curriculum acquired a number of ed-tech-focused companies, including Archipelago Learning and Educational Options—then rebranded itself in 2012, a change was meant to signal the Bloomington, Minn.

3:33 08/01/2014 Ron Packard Leaves K12 Inc. to Lead New Online Learning Venture
Ron Packard Leaves K12 Inc. to Lead New Online Learning Venture
EdSurge - Jan 8, 2014
Packard will remain on K12 Inc.'s Board of Directors. The company also announced it will add two new Executive VPs: Tim McEwen, who was most recently CEO of Archipelago Learning (acquired by PLATO in 2012), and Chuck Sullivan, who was the ...

12:00 15/11/2012 Archipelago Learning and Plato Learning are being renamed ... Edmentum
Archipelago Learning and Plato Learning are being renamed ... Edmentum
Dallas Morning News (blog) - Nov 15, 2012
The new owner of Dallas-based Archipelago Learning today will rebrand the company, but the name of its online products, such as Study Island, will not change.

20:53 05/03/2012 Plato To Acquire Archipelago Learning
Plato To Acquire Archipelago Learning
T.H.E. Journal - Mar 5, 2012
Archipelago's revenue for the fourth quarter of 2011 was $19.5 million, "an increase of $2.4 million, or 14.0 percent compared with the same period a year ago," according to information released by the company. Over the entire year, the company saw an ...
Archipelago Learning to be Acquired by PLATO Learning - Business Wire (press release)
Why Is Archipelago Outpacing All Other Education Stocks? - Forbes

12:01 10/06/2010 Archipelago Learning Acquires Educationcity Ltd
Archipelago Learning Acquires Educationcity Ltd
GlobeNewsWire (press release) - Jun 10, 2010
DALLAS, June 10, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Archipelago Learning, Inc. (Nasdaq:ARCL), a leading subscription-based online education company whose core product, Study Island, provides standards-based instruction, practice, assessments and ...