Meet the Panelists from Junyo, OpenStax College, OER Commons, and Learnist

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Our next event is right around the corner, so it’s about time we revealed the representatives from the companies who will be discussing disruption in education publishing. We’re introducing a panel of stellar edtech companies and non-profits at our upcoming Continue reading

New Panelist Announced: OER Commons to Appear Alongside Junyo, OpenStax College

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Our edtech mixer Revision Ready is coming up in just a few short weeks! The event will take place on Thursday, October 10 from 6:30-9 p.m. at our very own TriplePoint San Francisco office at 115 Sansome Street. Have you registered Continue reading

Event Updates: Date Change and Moderator Announced

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Attention Technapex event-goers! The date has been changed for our upcoming edtech mixer, Revision Ready: Rewriting Education Publishing. The event will now take place on Thursday, October 10. Same time, same place (6:30-9 p.m. at our very own TriplePoint San Continue reading

Early Bird Admission Ends Tonight for the Revision Ready Mixer!

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Our next edtech mixer is exactly two weeks away, and Early Bird Admission ends tonight! You can purchase discounted tickets until 11:59 p.m. (PDT) here. Join us at at our very own TriplePoint San Francisco office at 115 Sansome Street on Thursday, September Continue reading

Announcing Revision Ready: Rewriting Education Publishing Panel

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Summer is coming to a close and a new school year is upon us. We here at Technapex love back to school season as we anticipate the changes and innovations, new issues and new conversations that come up each year Continue reading

Serve up Some YouTube EDU This Summer

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The lazy days of summer are upon us, and as fourth of July approaches, that means only one thing for students: school’s out! While the much-discussed summer slide teachers and parents worry students will experience may very well be a Continue reading

Funding Galore for Publishers, District Data Platforms and More: Today’s Edtech News

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Welcome to your Wednesday edition of our daily news roundup! Each day on Technapex, we’ll be assembling and posting the top edtech news of the week to keep you in the loop of all things education and technology related. Have Continue reading

STEM, Crowdsourcing Experiments and iOS Wish Lists: Today’s Edtech News

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Welcome to your Monday edition of our daily news roundup! Each day on Technapex, we’ll be assembling and posting the top edtech news of the week to keep you in the loop of all things education and technology related. Have Continue reading

Another Batch of Startups to Watch: Pearson Edtech Accelerator Announces First Class

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New classes of edtech accelerators galore this month! Hot on the heels of Kaplan’s and LearnLaunchX’s announcements,  Pearson Catalyst for Education last night announced their inaugural class of startups who will be participating in their program. Because Pearson is a Continue reading

Do Students No Longer Know How to Write?

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According to creative writing professor Verlyn Klinkenborg, who raised the headline’s question in his recent New York Times piece “The Decline and Fall of the English Major,” the answer is a resounding yes. While today’s students can reword and metastasize Continue reading