Tweetables: Weekly Edtech News Good Enough to Tweet

Tweetables

Haven’t been keeping up with your edtech news lately? Fear not! Technapex presents “Tweetables,” our roundup of the week’s top shareable #edtech articles. Be sure to follow us on Twitter too! @Technapex California Bill Seeks Campus Credit for Online Study Continue reading

Kickboard Raises $2 Million for Data Driven Assessments

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We’ve written before about the emerging education tech scene located in the Silicon Bayou in New Orleans. One NOLA-based edtech company to watch is Kickboard, which offers an analytics platform to help teachers gather and assess data around student performance. Kickboard just Continue reading

School Loop Hopes to Help At-Risk Students Before They Get Off Track

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The edtech space is heating up and in the past few months more and more investments have been flowing into the industry and new startups seem to be popping up left and right. While we’ve chatted with several up-and-coming edtech Continue reading

Serious Games and Playing to Learn

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This morning, Dean Takahashi from VentureBeat posted an interview with Sue Bohle, the executive director of the Serious Games Association (SGA). SGA is a trade association that connects those interested in the serious games industry–games that help with learning, training, and Continue reading

TED-Ed Allows Teachers to Customize Learning Content Around TED Videos

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The last time we talked about TED-Ed here at Technapex, they had just launched their YouTube channel so curated TED videos would be freely accessible to YouTube’s large audience. Yesterday, TED-Ed announced their  new website, ed.ted.com, where teachers can better Continue reading