K12 Inc. Expands into Talent Development with Acquisition of Tech Pioneer Galvanize

HERNDON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN), one of the nation’s preeminent tech-enabled education companies, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Galvanize Inc., a leader in developing talent and capabilities for individuals and corporations in technical fields such as software engineering and data science. The acquisition of Galvanize positions K12 as a premier provider of career readiness education services and a leader in skills training, technology staffing and developing talent and capabilities for Fortune 500 companies. The Galvanize management team, brand recognition, network of alumni, campuses, and industry-leading software engineering and data science programs will allow K12 to accelerate its entry into this important and growing market.

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