Discovery Communications acquires Espresso Education

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

The purchase of Espresso Education represents Discovery Communications' first international education-focused acquisition and highlights the company's commitment to providing educators worldwide with quality digital resources, professional development and networking tools to help them accelerate student achievement.

"For more than 10 years, Discovery Education has focused on transforming teaching and learning with the highest quality, standards-based digital content, unparalleled teacher training and the largest professional networking and learning community," said Bill Goodwyn, CEO of Discovery Education. "Espresso Education's commitment to high standards for content is well matched with Discovery Education's mission, making this the perfect acquisition as we scale our efforts to positively impact student achievement around the world."

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