Acquisitions & Partnerships ï¿½
- The new virtual classrooms. // Exceptional Parent;OCT96, Vol. 26 Issue 10, p58
Announces Laurel Springs Independent Studies Program's release of a pre-kindergarten-to-twelfth-grade academic curriculum for distance education. Laurel Spring's use of the Internet to educate students in a worldwide virtual classroom from its base in Ojai, California.
- Making it work. West, Peter // Education Week;1/10/96, Vol. 15 Issue 16, Making the connection p25
Reports on problems faced by Marilyn Mosley, of the Laurel Springs School in Ojai, California in linking schools and homes to the Internet.
- Partnerships & Acquisitions. // Electronic Education Report;10/5/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 19, p6
The article offers information on several acquisitions and partnerships in the U.S. educational technology industry in 2009. It states that K12 Inc. partners with Wrangell school district in Alaska to provide services for the Alaska Virtual Academy. It says that in September, Discovery Education...
- Financial Briefs ï¿½. // Educational Marketer;2/16/2009, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p8
The article reports that Nobel Learning Communities Inc., a private preschool-operator in West Chester, Pennsylvania has generated 107.7 million dollars in revenue in the first half of 2009.
- Private schools fill an educational niche. King, Pat // Las Vegas Business Press;01/01/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p13
Focuses on the private schools run by Nobel Learning Communities in Las Vegas, Nevada. Six private schools run by Nobel; Corporate revenues and profit; Educational strategy; Alternative lessons taught to students.
- Schools to build ties with China. Coeyman, Marjorie // Christian Science Monitor;3/20/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 79, p15
Discusses the plans of Nobel Learning Communities to create Internet connections between some of its schools and a group of private schools in China.
- Partnerships & Acquisitions ï¿½. // Educational Marketer;5/23/2011, Vol. 42 Issue 11, p8
The article reports on the definitive agreement that Nobel Learning Communities Inc. will be sold to private equity firm Leeds Equity Partners worth 146 million dollars in the U.S.
- A Tale of Two Education Stocks. Spencer, Theodore // Fortune;1/22/2001, Vol. 143 Issue 2, p144
Focuses on for-profit education stocks in 2001. Share prices of Edison Schools and Nobel Learning Communities; Basic business model of such companies; Interest in them, which is fueled by increasing frustration among parents toward public schools; Edison, which is not expected to be profitable...
- Nobel learns the hard way: ADA violations are costly. // HR Specialist: Pennsylvania Employment Law;Mar2011, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p5
The article reports that the profit-education company Nobel Learning Centers (NLC) will pay 215,000 dollars to disabled children who were allegedly excluded from the company's program in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania which violated the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).