Tweetables: Weekly Edtech News Good Enough to Tweet

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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 Luring Young Web Warriors Is Priority. It’s Also a Continue reading

Two Professors Want to Create “Consumer Reports” for EdTech Products

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This week, GigaOM reported that two professors, Aaron Chatterji from Duke and Benjamin Jones from Northwestern, submitted a proposal for a nonprofit called EDU STAR that could review and rate education tech tadalafilonline-genericrx products. Like Consumer Reports, the source would Continue reading

Social Networks for Education You Should Know About

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Many educators are already using social media in their classrooms to better reach and teach students, including Donna Noll who we featured recently on Technapex. However, as more investments pour into the education tech scene, startups are starting to build Continue reading

Announcing the Next Technapex Event: EdTech Investor Panel on May 23rd

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We’re thrilled to announce the lineup of our next Technapex event! We’re bringing together investors from NewSchools Venture Fund, Bessemer Venture Partners, Impact at Scale and Learn Capital for a panel discussion on the growing number of investments in edtech Continue reading

Video: Relive TriplePoint’s Technapex EduTech Panel

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We’re excited to share the video footage from our Technapex EduTech Panel! Check it out below to hear the key takeaways on innovation in education tech. We’ll be hosting another edutech event next month so stay tuned for more details. Continue reading

Technapex EduTech Event Tonight

Techanpex EduTech will be at Roe tonight in SF

Less than 7 hours until the Technapex EduTech event tonight! We’re looking forward to a discussion with education tech entrepreneurs of InstaEDU, Grockit, Piazza, and Subtext led by Josh Constine of TechCrunch. Panelists will be talking about how new technology Continue reading

Join us for the Technapex EduTech Mixer & Panel on March 28th

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Join us on March 28th from 6pm – 8pm at Roe (651 Howard Street, San Francisco) for the Technapex EduTech Mixer & Panel:  Digital Content and Changing the Way Students Learn. To purchase a ticket, visit: http://technapex-edutech-mixer.eventbrite.com We’re bringing together Continue reading

Rob Hayes from First Round Capital on the Education Tech Scene…and “Reading Rainbow”

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Last night, we attended a RocketSpace event where Duncan Logan interviewed investor Rob Hayes from First Round Capital. Rob talked about companies First Round has invested in, including Mint.com, UberCab, UrbanSitter and Fab.com. When the conversation was opened up the Continue reading

The Teaching Channel: Inspiring Classrooms

Education Tech Startups Demoing at pariSoma's EduTech Mixer

The pariSoma EduTech Mixer last night had a great turnout with a handful of education tech startups demoing and pitching their products. Attendees included investors, entrepreneurs, teachers and locals interested in learning more about education tech in general. One company Continue reading