Amazon will use its TenMarks brand to introduce an online writing curriculum built on the platform it has in place for math.
With more computing devices and ed-tech tools flowing into K-12 classrooms, teachers need increased training in how to make them meaningful in instruction, but vendors face challenges in funding.
A VC leader discovers that most of the ed-tech startups her company invests in have white males as founders. She’s seeking to change that.
More jobs are on the chopping block through 2019 as Pearson plans changes to improve its financial results.
Districts seek ed-tech businesses to provide systems in early childhood learning, organizing human resource tasks, and enterprise networking.
Well-known marketing expert Nancy Harhut uses research on human behavior to develop strategies for improving company outreach, engagement, and sales.
Startup ed-tech companies from Britain regard the U.S. market with wariness, partly because of the tangled RFP process used in K-12, said George Burgess, who runs a U.K. networking organization.
Kevin Connors, the director of personalized learning for the Chicago public schools, outlines the role of principals in making decisions about instruction and ed-tech purchasing.
In the early stages of an ed-tech startup, it’s easy to get distracted from the original mission. Keep asking teachers what problem they need solved.
Startups should listen closely to educators for feedback and to make sure their tool is helping to improve teachers’ work lives.