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ECS Learning Systems Expands PREPWORKS®Product Offering

August 23, 2018

ECS LEARNING SYSTEMS, the leading Integrated Standards Prep™ company and developer of STAAR MASTER®, announced today its PREPWORKS® line of learning solutions, which is the first to offer a research-driven system that provides an age-appropriate blend of print and digital resources for students in grades K through 12.

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K-12 Dealmaking: Springboard, Asteria Education Make Acquisitions

July 7, 2018

This week ends with Springboard Education’s acquisition of Kids’ Adventures, a provider of before- and after-school programs. Also, Asteria Education has acquired ECS Learning Systems, and Aperture Education and Kickboard are partnering to assist schools with collecting, monitoring and analyzing data on student behavior.

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Asteria Education Acquires Miami-Based Test-Prep Provider

June 4, 2018

Miami-based PREPWORKS, a developer of online test-prep and K-12 curricula study materials, has been acquired by Asteria Education, a San Antonio-based education company backed by a private-equity investor.
Financial terms of this deal were not disclosed. The San Antonio Business Journal reports that the deal was financed by AAVIN, an Iowa-based private equity firm, and Cadence back, based in Alabama.

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ECS-Learning-Systems-Developer-STAAR-MASTER®-Acquires Miami-based PREPWORKS

May 30, 2018

SAN ANTONIO, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Asteria Education, Inc., DBA ECS Learning Systems, the leading Integrated Standards Prep™ company and developer of STAAR MASTER, announced today the acquisition of Miami-based PREPWORKS, an international, award winning education technology company.

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ECS Learning Systems, Developers of STAAR MASTER, Acquired by Asteria Education

February 28, 2018

SAN ANTONIO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ECS Learning Systems, a leading integrated test prep company in Texas, today announced Asteria Education, Inc. has acquired substantially all of the assets of ECS Learning Systems, Inc. and Novel Units, LLC to provide a platform for national expansion. Asteria Education, Inc. continues to do business as ECS Learning Systems.

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