Survey of English language schools by Go Enrol

Survey of English language schools by Go Enrol

Go Enrol have just completed their second annual survey of English language schools, and shared the highlights with us. They surveyed 46 school directors, principals and marketing managers in schools around the world. The results paint a mixed picture of the industry, with less than half of the schools reporting that they are optimistic about their prospects for the coming year.

e-textbook company Kno bites the dust

e-textbook company Kno bites the dust

Well, maybe not quite, but the company has been sold to Intel, apparently at a knock-down price, losing millions of dollars for its investors. Announcement from Intel here. John Galvin of Intel says of the purchase: The acquisition of Kno boosts Intel’s global digital...
Emerge Education – a new UK EdTech incubator

Emerge Education – a new UK EdTech incubator

Oxford University’s Said Business School is behind the launch of Emerge Education – an EdTech incubator designed to help education entrepreneurs get up and running.

Successful applicants will get office space, weekly coaching, a small amount of funding and advice and mentoring from the founders of EdTech startups including MendeleyBusuu and Memrise. As well as that, they’ll get access to technology such as the Arbor Education learning management system and the Oystercrowd gamification More info here.