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Aug 26, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Knewton Launches Free & Open Adaptive Learning--For Everyone

Knewton, the global leader in adaptive learning, today announced the launch of its free, open personalized learning platform. For the first time,...

Jul 22, 2014, 10:00 ET

Knewton and Sesame Workshop to Offer Personalized Education Materials for Young Learners

 Knewton, the leading adaptive learning company, has entered into an agreement with Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit organization, to personalize...

Sep 05, 2013, 08:53 ET

Cambridge University Press Partners with Knewton

Cambridge University Press' industry-leading digital products to be enhanced by Knewton adaptive learning technology Today, global publisher...

Nov 19, 2012, 10:02 ET

Unprecedented Public-Private Initiative Launches at Release of New U.S. Department of Education Strategy for Court-Involved Youth and Adults

Leading edtech company Knewton and global education leader Houghton Mifflin Harcourt to develop personalized learning solution for use in youth...

Feb 14, 2012, 09:00 ET

Fast Company Names Knewton One of World's 50 Most Innovative Companies

 Today, adaptive learning pioneer Knewton announced that it has been selected as number 47 on Fast Company's list of the world's 50 Most...

Oct 13, 2011, 15:01 ET

Knewton Secures $33 Million to Expand the Personalization of Education

Today, educational technology innovator Knewton announces completion of a $33 million round of funding, led by Founders Fund and Pearson, the...

Jun 15, 2011, 10:04 ET

New Universities Select Knewton to Power Math College Readiness Courses

Today, educational technology company Knewton announced that its award-winning Adaptive Learning Platform™ has been selected by Penn State...

Apr 19, 2010, 09:00 ET

Knewton Announces Completion of $12.5 Million Financing Led by FirstMark Capital

Knewton, a leading educational technology company, announced today that it has completed a $12.5 million round of funding led by FirstMark Capital,...