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Jan 15, 2019, 08:04 ET Knewton launches Altapass, an all-access pricing option, making Alta even more affordable for students

Knewton, the world's leader in AI-driven teaching and learning, today launched Altapass, an all-access pricing offer for Alta, the company's adaptive ...


Jan 07, 2019, 08:04 ET Johns Hopkins University study draws link between Knewton's Alta and improved learning outcomes

Knewton, the world's leader in AI-driven adaptive learning, today published the results of an independent study conducted by Johns Hopkins University ...


Aug 21, 2018, 08:15 ET Knewton secures $25 million in funding, fueling company's efforts to put achievement in reach for all learners with Alta

Knewton, the world's leader in adaptive learning products and technologies, has closed its latest financing round, which includes up to $25 million...


Jan 17, 2018, 09:15 ET Knewton Launches Alta, Fully Integrated Adaptive Learning Courseware for Higher Education, Putting Achievement in Reach for Everyone

Knewton today announced the launch of Alta, the company's fully integrated adaptive learning courseware for higher education. Available at $44 per...


Jul 10, 2017, 08:31 ET Knewton Appoints Brian Kibby as CEO, Setting Stage for Global Scale of Company's Personalized Learning Technology

Knewton, Inc. today announced that it has appointed Brian Kibby as the company's chief executive officer. Mr. Kibby, a champion of personalized...


Oct 26, 2016, 09:00 ET Alinea og Knewton lancerer det adaptive matematikkursus CampMat

Knewton, verdens førende virksomhed, hvad angår adaptiv læring og Alinea, et ledende dansk forlag, hvis matematiske indhold bruges af størstedelen af ...


Oct 26, 2016, 09:00 ET Alinea and Knewton Launch Adaptive Math Course CampMat

Knewton, the world's top adaptive learning company, and Alinea, a leading Danish publisher whose math content is used by the majority of students in...


Jun 23, 2016, 09:00 ET Knewton and Z-kai Introduce Adaptie

Knewton and Z-kai (part of Zoshinkai Publishers Inc.) are introducing Adaptie, developed and sold by Z-kai CA Inc., an adaptive English language...


Jun 08, 2016, 10:13 ET Knewton Powers Top Dog Math And Science Adaptive Learning Products In South Africa

Top Dog Education and Knewton have launched two adaptive learning products now available for grades 4-12 students across South Africa. Top Dog Math...


May 16, 2016, 09:22 ET OpenStax Teams With Knewton To Introduce Adaptive Learning Into Open Educational Resources

OpenStax and Knewton today announced a partnership that will personalize the learning experience for college students using open source digital...


Feb 02, 2016, 10:37 ET Knewton to Accelerate Personalized Learning for Students Worldwide With $52M in Financing

Knewton, the world's leading adaptive learning company, has now closed its latest financing round, totaling more than $52 million in capital that the ...


Jan 26, 2016, 08:00 ET Pearson and Knewton Team Up to Personalize Math Education

Pearson and Knewton today announced they are teaming up to personalize K–12 math education starting with elementary school students. Utilizing...


Jan 20, 2016, 08:00 ET Flat World Education Partners with Knewton to Offer New Suite of Course Solutions

Flat World Education, a leading provider of digital learning content and technology, and Knewton, the world's leading adaptive learning company,...


Aug 26, 2015, 09:00 ET 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, any ...


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...


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

Today at the U.S. Department of Education, global education leader Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and leading educational technology company Knewton...


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 Innovative...


Oct 13, 2011, 03:01 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 world's ...


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 University ...


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, a ...