Intrado Corporation | January 06, 2022
Intrado Corporation (“Intrado”), a global leader in technology-enabled services, announced today that it has acquired Permission Click, a pioneer in education technology. With this acquisition, Intrado Life & Safety expands its leadership position in K-12 education technology, adding Permission Click’s digital workflow solutions to its SchoolMessenger communications suite of solutions.
Permission Click’s innovative product enables schools and school districts to digitize previously manual processes and forms management, increasing efficiency, transparency, and policy compliance, in addition to saving time for parents and teachers. Permission Click’s executive team and employees will join Intrado Life & Safety to support clients and drive continued technology development and product innovation.
“We are excited to add Permission Click and its team to our Digital Workflows business, expanding our solutions with a powerful tool and advancing our leadership in the education marketplace. The combination of SchoolMessenger and Permission Click solutions is unique in the K-12 education market and beyond.”
Vik Krishnan, General Manager of Intrado’s Digital Workflows business
About Intrado Corporation
Intrado Corporation is an innovative, cloud-based, global technology partner to clients around the world. Our solutions connect people and organizations at the right time and in the right ways, making those mission-critical connections more relevant, engaging, and actionable - turning Information to Insight.
Intrado has sales and/or operations in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and South America. Intrado is controlled by affiliates of certain funds managed by Apollo Global Management, Inc.
Education Advanced | May 18, 2022
On May 17th, premier provider of workflow and operations management for K-12 school districts, announced the acquisition of Standard for Success, a company founded by teachers to empower administrators and educators with software solutions and services.
"Education Advanced and Standard for Success have aligned cultures and a shared sense of purpose. Together we offer an unparalleled commitment to K-12 education. By joining forces, we will help schools better plan for the future by growing teachers, improving the feedback process, giving time back to administrators, and ensuring students are on the right path to meet their academic goals."
-Education Advanced CEO Dr. Eli Crow
The partnership will leverage the vast K-12 school network, expertise in edtech, and solid client base of both organizations.
"In the detailed internal discussions on how to grow the impact of SFS's products, it became clear that the combined resources of our talents could have a much greater influence together than we could independently. The team that Eli has put together is led by educators and that passion for education matched our mantra. I am excited to see what problems this dynamic team can solve for educators and continue to impact the efficiency of the business of 'education' to drive success for students and educators."
-Standard for Success CEO Todd Whitlock
V School | June 15, 2022
Sustainable Startups and Meta have teamed up with V School to offer a $1 million partial scholarship and one full-ride scholarship covering V School’s UX/UI design and web development programs online. The applications for the scholarships are open through November 1st this year. The winners of the scholarship will be announced on 8th November.
"This is a truly life-altering opportunity for women in Utah Valley to break into tech and start building the lives they deserve. We are so grateful to Meta and Sustainable Startups for their commitment to closing the skills gap and for partnering with us on this cause."
- MO Reeder, V School Co-founder
V School’s pioneering programs are mastery-driven, while graduation is completed only once students land an impressive job instead of merely completing the coursework.
According to a V School graduate, V School feels like a one-of-a-kind community where their whole goal is to get you prepared for a job and do everything in their power to make you more marketable.
You Belong in Tech Scholarship Eligibility. The You Belong in Tech Scholarship of value $21,000value requires applicants to be women residing in Utah Valley to be eligible. They must apply byNovember 1, 2022.
Partial Scholarship Eligibility
In addition to the You Belong in Tech Scholarship, V School is offering $4,000 per student or$1Min partial scholarships to qualified applicants inthe United StatesandCanada.