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Professor Perry Samson’s startup acquired by Echo360

Posted: November 7, 2012

Professor Perry Samson’s startup acquired by Echo360

Congratulations to Professor Samson, whose learning technology startup LectureTools was acquired by Echo360, an educational technology company specializing in active learning tools.

"As part of this deal, the LectureTools group will expand significantly in Ann Arbor with a focus on integrating the multiple tools that research says can help improve student participation and engagement," Samson says.

"Echo360 selected LectureTools because it embodies how outstanding innovation can address an urgent teaching need, measurably improve the learning experience, and do so through a smart and efficient technology solution," said Fred Singer, CEO of Echo360.

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