The United Nations has tapped ed-tech startup company edtwist to help participants collaborate and share ideas over social media.
A new survey of 1,000 teachers found that educators are using more technology than some think, and that the driver is student learning.
As education transforms through the use of technology, the language describing these new methods can be confusing. But it adds up to helping teachers personalize learning for students.
Startup Tinkergarten is aiming to re-connect young children with the outdoors and thinks parents want help with that.
A handful of ed-tech startups won $140,000 from the Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition Wednesday.
Do you want to know what launching a startup business entails? Ask the Startup bloggers during an Education Week Twitter chat from 8 to 9 p.m. Eastern time on Wednesday.
New program from the University of Pennsylvania aims to teach business people and educators how to start and run schools based on entrepreneurial principles.
At the Software and Information Industry Association’s Education Summit a debate continues over whether and how to restrict companies’ access to student data.
AFT representatives presented testing giant Pearson with a letter protesting a “gag order” they say prevents New York teachers from calling attention to sub-standard testing questions.