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Hampleton Partners Appoints Former National Electric Vehicle Sweden, Microsoft and Salesforce Executive to Lead Nordic M&A Growth

Michel Annink will provide international tech-sector M&A expertise London & Stockholm, 11 June 2018 – Hampleton Partners, the international technology M&A advisory firm, has appointed Michel Annink as Director to lead its expansion into the fast-growing, high-tech Nordic markets. Michel Annink, Director, Hampleton Partners Annink joins Hampleton from his role ...

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ImpulsePay Appoints Adam Williams as Chief Executive Officer

Former Chief Operating Officer steps up as Chris Newell focuses on donr Newcastle, June 8th, 2018: ImpulsePay today announced that Adam Williams will become its new CEO. After successfully running the mobile payment company for ten years – a time period which has included multiple awards – Chris Newell has ...

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How Do We Know If Ed Tech Even Works?

Commentary —Skip Sterling for Education Week We have an obligation to test educational technology before widespread adoption By Britt Neuhaus, Philip Oreopoulos, & Thomas J. Kane In April, the newest National Assessment of Educational Progress scores once again showed minimal progress in U.S. math and reading achievement and a widening ...

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Student Privacy – Education Week

Report Roundup “2018 State of EdTech Privacy Report: Third-party Marketing” The nonprofit Common Sense found what it called “a widespread lack of transparency, as well as inconsistent privacy and security practices” in its three-year review of how student information is collected, used, and disclosed on some of the most popular ...

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Online Company Abandons Plans to Launch School Shooter Game

News in Brief A gaming website last week canceled the release of a video game that allows players to pose as school shooters wielding semiautomatic rifles after it drew condemnation from parents of students killed in the Parkland, Fla., shooting, along with politicians, education groups, and the public. “Active Shooter,” ...

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