View profile

Startup Digest Education - Issue #82 Netflixisation of academia, Ed-tech in Higher Ed, Common Core

Hi Readers, As the year comes to a close it is a good time to think about which education and technol
Issue #82  •  December 17  •  view online
Startup Digest Education
Startup Digest Education
The latest news and information about startups and innovations in education.
Hi Readers,
As the year comes to a close it is a good time to think about which education and technology initiatives are working well and which many need revising. Read about which higher-ed initiatives have delivered and where the Common Core stands after a decade.

Build your startup with Toptal's elite developers.

Your venture deserves to be built by the world's best development talent. Toptal has prescreened 100,000+ software engineers to bring you the world’s top developers in over 150 languages, platforms, and technologies. You'll be expertly matched to your developer in as little as 48 hours. Get started today with Toptal.

Applications Open for Techstars Accelerators Across the World

From the future of food to the future of longevity, applications are now open for nine Techstars Accelerators across the world. Apply now to accelerate your business and join the Techstars worldwide network:
Universities are increasingly recording lectures, but academics are wary of being spied on or made obsolete.
Academics fear that on-demand recordings, which some have called the “Netflixisation of academia”, will affect attendance. They also worry about less obvious consequences: it could be used to bust strikes, it could be a watching eye monitoring their performance, and eventually it could replace them. But do they have genuine reason to be concerned?

In higher ed tech, where's the 'hype' and what's the promise? | Education Dive

After 10 Years of Hopes and Setbacks, What Happened to the Common Core? - The New York Times

Techstars Startup Digest Startup Digest Education is curated by:
Hrvoje Morić Hrvoje Morić - Teacher, Podcaster
Jemma Israyelyan Jemma Israyelyan - Director at CEED
Raphaëlle Houdot Raphaëlle Houdot - - 🇨🇦🇫🇷 COO at Voilà Learning (language learning disruption)
Laura Truncellito Laura Truncellito - Laura is the founder and CEO of Language Scholars, LLC, a company which seeks to utilize cutting edge technology to enhance global learning and communication.
Did you read something you think we should include in our newsletter?
Suggest a link
Copyright © 2020 Techstars, All rights reserved.
You are receiving this email because you opted-in on one of our websites.
Our mailing address is:
1050 Walnut St #202
Boulder, CO 80302
If you were forwarded this newsletter and you like it, you can subscribe here.
If you don’t want these updates anymore, please unsubscribe here.
This newsletter is carefully curated with Revue