Making Students Not College Ready But ‘Innovation Ready’


Whenever I hear the term “college ready,” memories of an awful AP class I took in high school come to mind. The teacher of the class, seemingly determined to assign as much reading and as many essays, quizzes, tests, and Continue reading

Panelists Announced for Technapex NYC EdTech Event

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Our next Technapex event is right around the corner so we thought it was about time we revealed a little more about what you can expect and who you can meet! We’re introducing a panel of stellar entrepreneurs that will Continue reading

Marc Ecko on Education and Inspiration

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Yesterday, we attended the tech event in New York called Uncubed. While the event featured founder stories and tales of building tech startups of all kinds from the ground up, the topic of education also made its way into the Continue reading

Forbes Asserts Education Innovation is Being Shaped Right Now

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The November 19th issue of Forbes features Salman Khan, founder of Khan Academy, on the cover. Michael Noer’s article delves into the evolving world of education and explores how Salman Khan built a successful nonprofit that reaches over 10 million Continue reading

What Tech Entrepreneurs Want from Obama

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Yesterday we recapped Obama’s views on education, looking back at some of his speeches on the campaign trail. Today, we’re taking a look at what tech entrepreneurs want from Obama over the next four years. Michael Copeland from Wired posted Continue reading

VIDEO: Seth Godin TedX Talk on Education

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This morning’s newsletter from principal of Union Square Ventures, Fred Wilson, featured Seth Godin’s TedXYouth talk on education. medrol without prescription nizoral capsules buy look finasteride no prescription canada discount ed rx india Seth explains how education evolved and asserts Continue reading

Finding Education Tech You Actually Need

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Tina Barseghian at KQED MindShift recently wrote about how teachers can viagra generic name identify the best tools for education. She began by viagra for women noting that the SIIA (Software & Information Industry Association) valued the education technology market Continue reading

Bay Area Edu Meetup This Afternoon at Stanford


Live in the Bay Area and have some time this afternoon to chat with other edtech innovators? The Silicon Valley Digital Learning Meetup group is hosting a gathering on Stanford campus today at 2pm PT. Over 100 have already RSVP’d Continue reading

The Silicon Bayou: Where Education Innovation is Brewing

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While Silicon Valley is the traditional hub for entrepreneurs to try to make it big and Silicon Alley is building a growing tech scene in New York, there is a new lesser-known center of innovation emerging: the Silicon Bayou. Anya Continue reading