Broad based opportunities are unfolding from the U.S. federal stimulus program School Improvement Grants, which is placing a heavy focus on professional development for the 5,000 lowest performing schools across the nation and allocating an additional $3 billion. Market research firm Simba Information finds in its latest report, "PreK-12 School Improvement Opportunities 2011," that PreK-12 publishers and providers of instructional materials, software and services are adapting their business models and are teaming up with program implementation partners.
The report is a market briefing on the opportunities available to providers of educational materials, tools and services through the School Improvement Grant program. Included are case studies. The report is available at: