Certica to Provide Data Connect Fully Hosted and Managed Ed-Fi ODS

Certica Solutions (Certica), provider of the Certica Connect™ edtech platform-as-a-service (PaaS), today announced that the company will be offering school districts Data Connect™ – a fully hosted, managed and supported operational data store (ODS) to support real-time data integration and application interoperability.

Certica Solutions Acquires Unbound Concepts

Certica Solutions (Certica), provider of the Certica Connect™ edtech platform-as-a-service (PaaS), today announced the acquisition of Baltimore-based Unbound Concepts, innovator of the Artifact™ application which provides educators, librarians, readers and curriculum buyers with a better way to search, browse and discover books. Artifact embodies a unique taxonomy of over 700 terms – including topics, themes, literary elements and learning criteria – which enables enrichment and more effective discovery of content.

Certica Solutions Acquires ItemLogic

Certica Solutions (Certica), provider of the Certica Connect edtech platform-as-a-service (PaaS), today announced that it has acquired the ItemLogic business from KobellSystems, Inc., the education industry’s leading solution to manage the entire assessment item lifecycle. ItemLogic’s range of item authoring, item banking, workflow, publishing, rendering and scoring features are used by leading assessment publishers and assessment application providers.

YES Prep Public Schools Chooses Certica to Deliver Next Generation K-12 Data Architecture

Certica Solutions (Certica), provider of the Certica Connect™ K-12 data and application integration platform, today announced that YES Prep Public Schools has chosen Certica to deliver a comprehensive platform of data architecture, based on the Ed-Fi data standard and technology. YES Prep Public Schools is a Houston-based public charter school system serving 11,600 students in grades 6-12.

Certica Solutions Acquires Educuity, Powers Certica Connect Platform

Certica Solutions (Certica), provider of the Certica Connect™ education technology Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), today announced that it has acquired Educuity, experts in the delivery of Ed-Fi® services, technology and data architecture for state and local education agencies. The acquisition strengthens the data element of the Certica Connect platform and accelerates the growth of Educuity’s Ed-Fi services.

Certica Solutions Welcomes Kickstand to Its Partner Network

Certica Solutions (Certica), provider of education technology platform, content and data solutions, today announced that Kickstand has joined Certica’s network of partners which integrate the Formative Assessment Item Bank™ to enhance their education technology solutions, assessments or learning content.

New Harbor Capital Acquires Majority Interest in Certica Solutions

Chicago-based private equity firm New Harbor Capital has completed a majority equity investment in Certica Solutions, a provider of K-12 data management software and education content solutions, in conjunction with Certica’s acquisition of Academic Benchmarks, the market-leading data service for K-12 academic standards.

Certica Solutions Partners with Learning Bird

Certica Solutions (Certica), provider of K-12 data management software and education content solutions, today announced that Learning Bird has joined Certica’s network of partners which offer the Formative Assessment Item Bank™ as part of their education technology solutions, assessments or learning content.