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Starting Up EdTech

Tapping into the edtech trend and making solid connections. GUEST COLUMN | by Sue Thorn The mainstream adoption of smartphones and tablets, the significant increase in online learning, and the surge in MOOCs have spurred an explosive boom in the … Continue reading

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Trends | Sloan-C Launch Pad

The Launch Pad is a special program that has been integrated into the the Sloan-C MERLOT International Symposium for Emerging Technologies for Online Learning, which will be held this year in Dallas from April 9-11. It is a very low-cost, … Continue reading

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Big Bucks

When to know when you’re ready for VC funding and how to get it GUEST COLUMN | by Ariel Diaz When your edtech company is ready for takeoff—game plan set, team on board, and engines revving—it’s time to get some … Continue reading

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Interview | Pindi Albert Goes to OneSchool

The idea for OneSchool started with a picture message of a homework problem that was sent between friends. “That’s when a few of us at Penn State realized that students use their smartphones all the time, yet there was not … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Alleyoop for Students

Today’s students face an enormous challenge when it comes to being ready for college and a 21st-century workplace that demands creative problem-solving, critical thinking, time management skills and leadership. Only one in six high school freshmen go on to graduate … Continue reading

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