New York City Considered EdTech Hotspot

It’s no secret that the Bay

Area is a hotspot for tech and edtech startups, but the East Coast is now making its mark on the startup scene as well. In Tom Vander Ark’s article today in Education Week, he lists some of the top education companies, edtech startup, and investors and bankers that are active in edtech and based in New York City.

We at Technapex already know that NYC is a big edtech hotspot, which is why we’re stoked for our edtech event, Open and Social Education, on December 10. The meetup and panel will feature some of these hot companies, investors, and startups, so make sure you purchase your tickets now, as attendance is limited!

Here’s the list that Vander Ark compiled of companies based in NYC. Check out a full description of each company in his article.

Education Industry (education companies):

  • Pearson
  • McGraw Hill Education
  • Scholastic
  • Amplify
  • Knewton
  • Edison Learning
  • Mosaica Education
  • Tutor.com
  • BrainPop

EdTech Startups:

  • Socratic Labs
  • Late Nite Labs
  • Chalkable
  • Knowledge Delivery Systems
  • Unbound Concepts
  • Learn Bop
  • Kinvolved
  • Skillshare
  • eduClipper
  • Avenues
  • General Assembly
  • ShowMe
  • HireArt
  • Storybirds

Investors & Bankers

  • Expansion Venture Capital
  • Rethink Education
  • Spark Capital
  • City Light
  • EastWind
  • BerkeryNoyes
  • Atwood
  • Education Growth Advisors
  • Quad Partners
Foundations
  • Carnegie
  • Robertson
  • Tiger
  • Robin Hood
  • The Ford Foundation
  • Future is Now
  • Generation Schools

New Yorkers, what do you think of these companies? Sound off in the comments below, or tweet @Technapex or @ce_doyle.

Caity Doyle

Caity is a former English teacher and the editor of Technapex. Caity is extremely passionate about education and is TriplePoint PR's resident edtech expert. When not researching education policy and edtech, she enjoys running along the Bay Trail while blaring the Boss through her headphones, watching the Giants beat the Dodgers, and meeting fellow Italians in North Beach.

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About Caity Doyle

Caity is a former English teacher and the editor of Technapex. Caity is extremely passionate about education and is TriplePoint PR's resident edtech expert. When not researching education policy and edtech, she enjoys running along the Bay Trail while blaring the Boss through her headphones, watching the Giants beat the Dodgers, and meeting fellow Italians in North Beach.