Press Releases

Data Analytics Finally Gets A Privacy Makeover

GG4L Announces SchoolDay, The First Privacy Centric Data Analytics Platform ALAMEDA, Calif., May 9, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Today Global Grid for Learning (GG4L) announced SchoolDay as being the first data analytics platform to use School Passport’s anonymization technology to ensure it can provide insights to educators without accessing school personal identifiable information (PII). The habit of sharing […]

Rampant Sharing of Student PII is a Risk to Schools and EdTech Vendors

San Diego, CA – April 17, 2023 – Today Global Grid for Learning (GG4L) announced, at the ASU+GSV Summit, its next generation of school data exchange designed to stop the spread of Personally Identifiable Information (PII) across the education ecosystem of vendors. The School Passport data exchange allows information to be shared by schools with […]

GG4L Selected for the 2023 GSV Cup “Elite 200”

Semifinalists will participate in the World’s Largest Pitch Competition for EdTech Startups  ALAMEDA, CA (Jan 4, 2023) — Global Grid for Learning (GG4L) has been selected to The Elite 200, the distinguished list of semifinalists set to compete in the 2023 GSV Cup. The GSV Cup, widely recognized as the world’s largest EdTech pitch competition […]

GG4L Partners with Arctic Security to Offer an Early Warning Service to Educational Institutions and EdTech Vendors

Innovative Technology to Improve Cybersecurity and Fend against Ransomware Attacks “OULU, FINLAND, and ALAMEDA, CA., December 13, 2022 –  Arctic Security, a Finnish cybersecurity company focused on helping national cybersecurity authorities by providing an incident notification platform and GG4L, a membership-based collaborative providing schools and EdTech SaaS vendors with a secure, privacy-preserving, data exchange platform, announced […]

GG4L Launches School Passport® Enterprise Edition

EdTech Platform Empowers Schools to Govern their Data Exchange with Enhanced Privacy Controls   Alameda, CA – May 11th, 2022 – Today, Global Grid for Learning (GG4L) announced the release of School Passport Enterprise Edition for immediate deployment in schools globally.   The new Enterprise Edition enables schools to control their enterprise data, such as […]

Identity Automation and GG4L Partner To Offer Integrated, Easily Deployed Digital Infrastructure Bundle for Schools

NEWS PROVIDED BY Identity Automation  Apr 28, 2022, 09:00 ET HOUSTON and ALAMEDA, Calif., April 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Identity Automation, the digital identity platform for education, and Global Grid For Learning (GG4L), a membership-based collaborative providing schools and EdTech vendors a foundation for digital transformation, today announced a partnership that aims to simplify and streamline the deployment of Identity and Access […]

New Executives Appointed to GG4L Leadership Team

Retired IBM EdTech Executive and Former President of ScholarChip Join Global Grid for Learning’s Executive Team Alameda, CA – November 15, 2021 – Global Grid for Learning (GG4L) announces the appointment of Michael King as a Director on the Board and President.  King brings over 35 years of experience to the role having spent years […]

GG4L Acquires Stackup

GG4L’s School Passport® iPaaS will Bundle Stackup’s Patented Learning Engagement Measurement and Reporting Technology Alameda, CA – June 22, 2021 – Today, Global Grid for Learning (GG4L) announced the acquisition of Stackup, an EdTech startup with a focus on learning outcomes in K-12 education. Stackup’s AI-based data analytics technology will be securely integrated and deployed […]

GG4L and Vonage Team-Up to Modernize EdTech Solutions

EdTech Solution Providers Can Leverage Vonage Video, Voice and SMS Communications APIs to Provide Safe In-App Engagement    Alameda California – June 2, 2021 – Today, Global Grid for Learning (GG4L) , announced its strategic partnership with global business cloud communications leader Vonage to deliver a combined offering – the School Passport platform – to […]

GG4L Launches K-12 Learning Navigator

School Passport® Navigator App is Free to all GG4L Member Schools, their Students, Teachers and Parents Alameda, CA – May 26, 2021 – Global Grid for Learning (GG4L) announced the immediate availability of School Passport® Navigator for students, teachers and parents at no cost to GG4L member schools and districts.  School Passport Navigator is an end-user […]

GG4L Bundles SchoolTube with School Passport

SchoolTube’s Free Video Sharing Portal is now Securely Provisioned and Safely Accessible through the School Passport AppStore Alameda, CA – May 25, 2021 – Global Grid for Learning (GG4L) announces the immediate availability of SchoolTube for teachers and students through the School Passport AppStore, at no cost to GG4L member schools globally.  Free to educators […]

GG4L Announces EdTech Ecosystem API

School Passport 2.0’s API Offers EdTech Vendors a Pre-Built EdTech Ecosystem      Alameda, CA – March 9, 2021 –Global Grid for Learning (GG4L), a Public Benefit Corporation, announced School Passport 2.0 API (SP2-API), the first of its kind partner-branded Pre-Built EdTech Ecosystem now available to vendors. Early-stage EdTech start-ups and regional EdTech solution providers are now […]

GG4L - The Global Grid 4 Learning

School Passport is a data exchange platform that exchanges any data with any EdTech product, eliminates the need to share student PII and is easy to implement for schools and vendors.