The broken edtech ecosystem investors once avoided is changing

“Don’t go into education technology, no one makes any money,” was the advice I once got from an early founder of an edtech startup that...

What the coming educational VR revolution teaches us about the tech’s future

Pete Sena Crunch Network Contributor Peter Sena II is an entrepreneur, angel investor and Yale University Venture Mentor who founded Digital Surgeons. More posts...

Codementor raises $1.6 million to become elite marketplace for freelance developers

Codementor (incorporated as Peer Idea Inc.) has raised $1.6 million in seed funding to grow its online education business into a marketplace for elite freelance...

Why edtech startups need to build for overlooked communities

The education world has been transformed in the past 10 years thanks to the power of technology. But not all communities have been privy to...

Primo Toys rolls out Cubetto, a wooden robot that teaches kids to code

A startup called Primo Toys today began online and retail sales of its latest educational product, the Cubetto, a programmable wooden robot for kids as...

CommonLit scores a $3.9 million grant to help students master reading skills online, for...

 A tech non-profit called CommonLit won a $3.89 million grant from the Department of Education to develop software and content that helps students read well enough to graduate from high...

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British PM May calls on BA to fix I.T. system, compensate...

LONDON Prime Minister Theresa May called on British Airways to compensate the thousands of passengers who were left stranded over the weekend by...