July 27, 2016 5:01 AM ET

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Company Overview of Flat World Education, Inc.

Company Overview

Flat World Education, Inc. provides an online platform that allows instructors and institutions to personalize educational content. It offers digital textbooks and custom courses for students. The company’s platform provides big-data analytics that allow faculty to teach with a personalized approach to improve learning outcomes. It offers textbooks in the areas of business and economics, humanities and social sciences, professionals and applied sciences, mathematics, and sciences for educators. The company publishes and licenses college textbooks in the categories of business and economics, humanities and social sciences, professionals and applied sciences, mathematics, and sciences in print...

1111 19th Street NW

Suite 1180

Washington, DC 20036

United States

Founded in 2007

Phone:

877-257-9243

Fax:

202-435-9808

Key Executives for Flat World Education, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Co-Founder
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Technology Officer
Vice President of Technology
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Flat World Education, Inc. Key Developments

Flat World Education Appoints Jade Roth as Chief Executive

Flat World Education appointed Jade Roth as chief executive.

Flat World Education, Inc. Announces Executive Changes

Flat World Education announced that Jade Roth has been appointed Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Roth succeeds Christopher Etesse, who will continue to serve as an advisor to Flat World as needed. Roth joined Flat World as Senior Vice President, Strategy and Content in November 2015. As CEO, Roth will assume responsibility for all of Flat World’s operations with a focus on enabling partner institutions to help more students master the critical knowledge and skills they need to achieve their professional and personal goals.

Flat World Education Partners with Knewton to Offer New Suite of Course Solutions

Flat World Education, Inc. and Knewton announced a partnership that will enable Flat World to meet the increasing needs of college students in North America with affordable, high-quality adaptive course solutions. The new personalized course offerings build on Flat World's large content portfolio and learning technology to improve student engagement and outcomes. The course solutions offer diverse instructional content, built-in remediation, a large assessment pool, and access to a broad array of student performance data.

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