Archive for October 12th, 2019

US Dept of Education Has Big Payday For K-12 CS, Including Tech-Backed Code.org

October 12, 2019

On Friday, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced $123 million in new Education Innovation and Research (EIR) grant awards to 41 school districts, nonprofits and state educational agencies. Over $78 million of that went to 29 grantees focused on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) education, and more than 85% of the funded STEM projects include a specific focus on computer science.

Source: SlashDot.org

Marketshare of B2B

October 12, 2019

In the United States, the revenue of B2B media industry in 2016 stood at approximately 28.5 billion U.S. dollars while the volume of B2B e-commerce amounted to around 5.7 trillion U.S. dollars in 2015. … Five percent of respondents stated that they allocated around 34 percent of their company’s revenues to marketing.

Read More: Statista.com

US & Global Education Spending

October 12, 2019