This year among more than 30 entries to FETC’s Pitchfest to award the title of most innovative startup, many of the companies had a social mission in addition to being for-profit models.
An ed-tech CEO outlines three strategies that can build on business at the school level to take it to the district level.
The founder of Move This World realized that videos and technology allowed her to share her social-emotional learning products and strategies with more schools and students.
Dance class requires participants to be present, accept feedback, be supportive and give their all. There’s a lot here that translates to the startup world.
The habit of checking your phone can be disguised as productivity, but for entrepreneurs it can present a barrier to goals.
In the latest dealmaking news: Chinese ed-tech company TAL Education Group has acquired CodeMonkey, VIPKid has partnered with Scholastic, and Accelerate Learning and BBC Learning have forged a partnership around STEM curriculum.
This ed-tech company CEO found that letting go of things that were not serving her company’s mission was critical to its progression.
Getting a good read on local priorities, and connecting with advisory committees, can open doors for a better understanding of what CTE products and services might resonate.
The London-based education investment company Sandbox & Co. has acquired Constructive Media, a provider of educational games, and Wellspring International and Cornerstone have also made acquisitions.
After Move This World founder Sara LaHayne became bogged down in the administrative aspects of management, she took time to find a renewed emphasis on her company’s message of self care for teachers and students.