Kickboard Founder and CEO Shares Insights on New Orleans’ Emerging Edtech Scene

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Kickboard is a web-based school analytics platform that allows educators to gather insights based on student performance data, and to date they have raised $2.8 million in funding. The startup is based in New Orleans, a city with a budding 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

Tweetables: Weekly News That’s 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 Peter Thiel Backs Thinkful for Personalized Online Education 20 Continue reading

Edutech News Source, EdSurge, Raises $400k

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EdSurge, an education tech news source, today announced they’ve raised $400,000 in a seed round from the Washington Post Co. and NewSchools Venture Fund, as well as other angel investors. EdSurge began as a weekly newsletter that included timely edutech Continue reading