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


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

Grockit Raises $20M from Discovery

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This afternoon TechCrunch reported that Grockit raised $20M from media giant Discovery Communications as well as Summit Group, Atlas Venture, Benchmark Capital, Integral Capital Partners and GSV Capital Corp. The Technapex team sends our congratulations to the Grockit team! Grockit 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

Learnist: Collaborative Learning for Social Media Enthusiasts


Social learning and test-prep company Grockit recently launched Learnist, a Pinterest-style learning website that allows users to collect and share educational content from around the web. The site is currently in beta form but you can request an invite to Continue reading