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The Rise of Educator-Entrepreneurs: Bringing Classroom Experience to Ed-Tech

The Rise of Educator-Entrepreneurs: Bringing Classroom Experience to Ed-Tech

| October 4, 2012 | 18 Comments

By Katrina Schwartz Most teachers are happy doing their job — helping kids understand and make sense of the world around them. But there’s a growing number of educators who are wading into entrepreneurship, frustrated at the lack of tools they need, and wanting to extend their sphere of influence. As technology becomes more widely […]

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Closing the Loop Between Students, Teachers, and Technologists

Closing the Loop Between Students, Teachers, and Technologists

| March 8, 2012 | 3 Comments

In the public school system, many argue there’s a disconnect between teachers, students, and technologists. Educators and students don’t have enough tech training, and those who create the technology to be used in schools don’t work closely enough with teachers and students. To close the loop, a newly launched program in Baltimore will bring together […]

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