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Knewton is the world’s leading adaptive learning technology provider with the mission of bringing personalized education to the world. The Knewton platform makes it possible for anyone to build applications that provide real-time proficiency estimation, activity recommendations, analytics, and more. The world’s largest and most innovative learning companies use Knewton technology to improve learning outcomes in K–12, higher education, English language teaching, corporate training, and other markets. Knewton has been recognized globally as a “Technology Pioneer” (World Economic Forum in Davos) and one of the world’s “50 Most Innovative Companies” (Fast Company).

Recent Milestones

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    Knewton — Knewton Partners with Turkish Elearning & Publishing Company Sebit (3/13/14)
    Posted 3/20/14 at 7:19am via edukwest.com
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    Knewton — Knewton partners with Microsoft (3/13/14)
    Posted 3/20/14 at 7:17am via venturebeat.com
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    Knewton — Knewton announces adaptive ebooks partnership with Gutenberg Technology (12/5/13)
    Posted 12/23/13 at 6:35am via educationdive.com
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    Knewton received $51M in Series E funding. (12/1/13)
    Posted 3/13/14 at 11:05am via techcrunch.com
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    Knewton — Cambridge University Press and Knewton announce partnership to power the press's English Language Teaching products worldwide. (9/5/13)
    Posted 9/13/13 at 1:08pm via ecampusnews.com
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    Knewton — Pearson Expands Online Adaptive Learning Partnership with Knewton to STEM Subjects (8/29/13)
    Posted 12/23/13 at 6:37am via ecampusnews.com
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    Knewton — Knewton and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt announce partnership to bring adaptive learning technology to millions of K-12 students. (6/6/13)
    Posted 9/13/13 at 1:08pm via time.com
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    Knewton — Macmillan announces partnership to build next-generation English Language Learning and Teaching materials using Knewton adaptive learning technology. (5/21/13)
    Posted 9/13/13 at 1:08pm via gigaom.com
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    Knewton — Triumph Learning, publisher of K-12, Common Core-aligned materials, announces a partnership with Knewton. (3/5/13)
    Posted 9/13/13 at 1:08pm via edsurge.com
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    Knewton added Ryan Prichard as CTO. (7/16/12)
    Posted 1/16/13 at 8:08am
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    Knewton — Pearson and Knewton announce partnership to have Knewton technology integrated into Pearson's digital content, including the MyLab and Mastering series. (11/1/11)
    Posted 9/13/13 at 1:08pm via forbes.com
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    Knewton received $33M in Series D funding. (10/13/11)
    Posted 10/13/11 at 5:17am via techcrunch.com
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    Knewton — Knewton partners with Arizona State University to bring adaptive learning to the college campus (1/6/11)
    Posted 1/28/11 at 12:14pm via venturebeat.com
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    Knewton — ASU announces a personalized learning partnership with Knewton to improve their developmental math sequence. (1/6/11)
    Posted 9/13/13 at 1:08pm via gettingsmart.com
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    Knewton — Knewton chosen as one of Crain's "Best Places to Work" in NYC (12/3/10)
    Posted 1/28/11 at 12:07pm via crainsnewyork.com
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    Knewton — Knewton named a 2011 Tech Pioneer by the World Economic Forum at Davos (9/1/10)
    Posted 1/28/11 at 12:03pm via wsj.com



Jose Ferreira interview about Knewton’s role in the impending education revolution

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Knewton Adaptive Learning Platform

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  1. Knewton Raises $2.5 Million (pehub.com) [edit]
  2. Knewton Bags $6 Million Series B Round For Adaptive Learning Platform (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  3. Educational Technology Company Knewton Scores $12.5 Million More. (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  4. Founders Fund Leads $33 Million D Round In Learning Startup Knewton (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  5. Powering Smart Content For Publishing Giants, Knewton Lands $51M To Take Personalized Learning Global (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  6. "NEW YORK CITY HOT 125" (lead411.com) [edit]
    "Foursquare Among World Economic Forum's Tech Pioneers" (blogs.wsj.com) [edit]
    "Best Places to Work 2010" (crainsnewyork.com) [edit]
    Test-prep company Knewton takes online courses to next level: university (venturebeat.com) [edit]
    ASU Dean Regier Announces Knewton Math Partnership (gettingsmart.com) [edit]
    Pearson, Knewton Team Up To Personalize College (forbes.com) [edit]
    Knewton Partners with Triumph Learning, Takes First Steps into K-12 Space (edsurge.com) [edit]
    Knewton teams up with Macmillan to bring adaptive learning beyond K-12 and higher ed (gigaom.com) [edit]
    The Adaptive Learning Revolution (nation.time.com) [edit]
    Knewton adaptive learning technology goes global (ecampusnews.com) [edit]
    Education Dive (educationdive.com) [edit]
    eCampus News (ecampusnews.com) [edit]
    Microsoft and Knewton partner up to bring adaptive learning to publishers & schools (venturebeat.com) [edit]
    Knewton Partners with Turkish Elearning & Publishing Company Sebit (edukwest.com) [edit]
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