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EdTech abstraction: How a teacher becomes a venture capital investor

Brad Spirrison | Posted 12.03.2014 | Education
Brad Spirrison

We frequently hear about teachers who are driven to start their own edtech companies after struggling to implement top-down technology initiatives in their classrooms. It is less common, however, for educators to graduate into the realm of venture capital investing.

The Global Search for Education: China Online

C. M. Rubin | Posted 04.13.2014 | Education
C. M. Rubin

Given all of the issues China faces with its rural poor, Internet access presents both massive opportunity and enormous challenge.

Giving Voice to the Introverted Student: Online vs. Traditional School

Mark W. Guay | Posted 03.05.2014 | Education
Mark W. Guay

Online schools may be a far more accessible environment for the introvert, allowing introverted students to share without screaming, shouting or swimming with sharks. Just take a look where digital media has led us.

The Global Search for Education: Log On

C. M. Rubin | Posted 10.22.2013 | Impact
C. M. Rubin

What are some of the specific ways in which educators around the world are using these digital tools?

The Global Search for Education: Social Learning

C. M. Rubin | Posted 04.23.2013 | Impact
C. M. Rubin

An impressive 17 million plus users worldwide are doing their Edmodo. The company's mission since it's beginnings has been to provide a free and safe platform that allows students and teachers to come together to collaborate and learn.

Edmodo Links Developers With Educators

Daniel Donahoo | Posted 05.07.2012 | Technology
Daniel Donahoo

On Tuesday, at SXSWedu, Edmodo announced that it is opening its API to third party developers to allow them to develop educational apps across their Edmodo platform. But this was not the most interesting or powerful part of the announcement.

Bay Area Leading the Learning Revolution

Tom Vander Ark | Posted 12.14.2011 | Education
Tom Vander Ark

New York and Boston are home to the publishers; metro D.C. is home to the giants of learning online. But the Bay Area is poised to lead the learning revolution.