McGraw-HillEducation Inc. acquired RedbirdAdvanced Learning LLC, a digital learning company that provides courses in K-12math, language arts and writing, plus virtual professional development programsfor teachers.
The deal, financial details of which were not revealed, willhelp expand McGraw-Hill Education's adaptive learning offering, which includesmath courses and the ALEKS assessment and learning system, according to a Sept.30 news release.
McGraw-Hill Education's previous ALEKS Corp. in 2013, aswell as open digital learning platform Engrade and adaptive learning Area 9 ApS in 2014.
Redbird Advanced Learning received exclusive financialadvice from East Wind Advisors on the deal, according to the release.
McGraw-Hill Education is owned by investment funds managedby Apollo Global ManagementLLC.