Education Tech

5 Things I've Learned Teaching Hundreds of People How to Code

When the classroom is a laboratory and students check their egos at the door, something amazing happens.

Cahlan Sharp

· 7 min read

5 Growing Ed Tech Companies That Make the Grade

Despite some flame-outs, these entrepreneurs are turning solid education technology into big business.

Derek Newton

· 4 min read

How Do You Incentivize Kids to Do Better in School? Build a Social Network That Rewards Them.

The K├╝dzoo app provides kids with discounts and gift cards, but an education expert says its community may be key.

Nina Zipkin

· 5 min read

Chromebooks Sales Just Beat Macs for the First Time Ever

And Google can thank the strong K-12 education market.

Andrew Dalton

· 2 min read

One-to-One Teaching Platform Savvy Launches, Tapping a $105 Billion Market

Students and teachers schedule appointments and join live video chats through the platform.

Catherine Clifford

· 3 min read

3 Educational Trends That Will Change How You Hire in the Future

If you're an employer who doesn't yet know what 'STEM' stands for, you have some catching up to do.

Aaron Michel

· 5 min read

What You Can Learn from the Startup that Pulled Piano Lessons into the Internet Age

Skoove is proving itself as a great example of how to carve out success in the booming education market.

Susan Solovic

· 5 min read

5 Fascinating Edtech Companies From National Education Week

From launching experiments into space to an online architectural academy, here's a look at a few businesses applying entrepreneurial solutions to teaching and learning.

Derek Newton

· 5 min read

How Coworking Helped an Education Accelerator

EDGE partnered with AlleyNYC to host their education accelerator.

Jason Saltzman

· 4 min read

How a Developer Boot Camp Marched Its Way to Millions

A hands-on continuing education model for software engineers takes off.

Michelle Goodman

· 4 min read

Tell Us: Should Schools Still Use Pencils and Paper?

One executive at Microsoft doesn't think so.

Laura Entis

· 5 min read

6 Companies That Are Teaching Educators What Good 'Disruption' Means

From Khan Academy to Udemy, entrepreneurs in education are making a difference in our schools.

John Boitnott

· 6 min read