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By: Brandon Walsh & Megan Mead. Building a brand can feel like a BIG undertaking, especially in the fast growing industry of ...
Startups, organizations, teachers and students are huddling over new tools, partnerships, and reports that are moving the needle and creating real progress on what’s working to support next-gen learning.
10 days ago by Getting Smart Staff
BBC is ensuring that every 12 year old in the UK will have a DIY Kit in their hands this fall and is working with Technology Will Save Us to make it happen. The kit that will be distributed - and the strategy to inspire - was an updated homage to the original BBC Micro, an early programmable home PC that introduced man...
19 days ago by Mary Ryerse
By: Katie Vander Ark. Knod is a Salt Lake City based talent development company working to eliminate the education-to-employment gap by producing job candidates who are ready for the workforce by focusing first on employer needs, not student needs.
25 days ago by Katie Vander Ark
By: Brandon Walsh & Megan Mead. Building a brand can feel like a BIG undertaking, especially in the fast growing industry of EdTech. Setting yourself apart from competition is one thing, making sure your audience understands and values those differences is another. Intentional brand development is essential.
one month ago by Guest Author
It wouldn’t be back to school season without a heavy dose of EdTech news worth knowing about. Building on our recent examination of next-gen platforms and privacy is big platform news from Knewton and DreamBox Learning, and student data stories from the Center for Digital Education and Data Quality Campaign.
one month ago by Tyler Nakatsu
Evidence has mounted to justify that longform is here to stay. Aptly timed is the publishing of must-read books and EdTech news. Here are 10 news stories to know to keep your finger on the pulse of EdTech and where the field is headed.
one month ago by Getting Smart Staff
The story of Matt Scullin, a Penn and UC Berkeley grad who found success by combining formal & informal learning to discover his passion, launch his startup, and make a big difference in energy efficiency.
one month ago by Tom Vander Ark