There are an estimated 300 million PowerPoint users in the world delivering an estimated 30 million PowerPoint presentations each day. Here are some other options that might work better in the classroom.
"If it doesn't make money, then what you're doing is just a hobby." What does this statement mean for ed-tech startups?
Startup incubators (and accelerators), which help startups with mentorship, connections, office space, and sometimes capital, are ubiquitous these days. How do you know which incubator is best for you and your startup?
New evidence suggests that it is not just teachers who make engaging and relevant recordings. Students do too.
If you are looking for ways to engage all of your learners, while also supporting the needs of diverse learners, then it's time to get them to start talking. Here is my four-step method to getting students into the roles of partner, presenter, teammate, and teacher.
Do you want to know what launching a startup business entails? Ask the Startup bloggers during an Education Week Twitter chat from 8 to 9 p.m. Eastern time on Wednesday.
The mental game of being an entrepreneur is something I struggle with at times. Maybe it's just me, but launching a startup can sometimes feel like riding an emotional roller coaster.
Startup founders can't be shy when it comes to seeking out help. Had we not specifically approached our new adviser and asked him for his assistance, we would have missed an important opportunity to move forward.
I've spent a lot of time working in PowerPoint in previous jobs. That skill has come in handy working on a startup, as I've found that I can use PowerPoint to edit and create basic graphics.
Learning lessons from the teachers we work with, and seeing their progress, is motivating me to keep moving forward in the startup process.