K-12 student performance system Illuminate Education acquires FastBridge Learning, an education research-driven company that distributes the Formative Assessment System for Teachers; and learning, measurement and navigation organization ACT acquires Mawi Learning, which offers PD and student curriculum focused on building social and emotional skills.
Illuminate Education acquires FastBridge Learning. Illuminate Education, a K-12 student performance system, has acquired FastBridge Learning, a research-driven assessment platform, the two announced recently.
Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed, but both entities are owned by Insight Venture Partners, said Christine Willig, CEO of Illuminate Education. This is the sixth company to be part of the Illuminate Education mega-merger that was announced one year ago.
FastBridge Learning was founded in 2015 by Theodore J. Christ and Zoheb Borbora, with scholarly contributions from educational researchers