How to Begin Your Ed-Tech Startup Journey Today

There are plenty of things you can do today to help down the road, if and when you decide to launch your own ed-tech startup.


Six Ways to Use TED Talks Effectively in Your Classroom Through Video

TED talks don't necessarily prepare students for the next standardized test, but they are perfect to get them thinking critically. Here are some examples of great TED Talks that inspire, provide professional development, and teach.


Five Steps to Turning Your Ideas Into an Ed-Tech Startup

Thinking of launching your own edtech startup? Here are some easy steps to help you start generating startup ideas. I'll also share how we came up with the idea for ProfessorWord.


How to Survive (And Thrive) as an Introverted Ed-Tech Entrepreneur

I'm an introvert. I do my best work when I've had time to reflect and work alone. In fact, too much external stimuli overwhelms me. So how am I also an entrepreneur?


Opportunities and Challenges for Entrepreneurs in China's Ed-Tech Market

There is a massive opportunity for ed-tech ventures to tackle the large Chinese education market. The needs, challenges and rewards for working in China are great.


Five Tips for Ed-Tech Startups Entering Business Plan Competitions

Spring is a popular time of year for education business plan competitions. Here's some advice on how to give your ed-tech startup a chance at the prize.


Making Teacher Professional Development Decisions Based on Program Effectiveness

If the professional development experienced by teachers simply exposes teachers to new concepts that are never implemented, time and money is being squandered. Push for hard data on the impact of professional development programs.


What a Classroom Looks Like for Teachers and Students After Flipping

Flipping your classroom is not just about the videos. The flipped classroom really revolves around increased face-to-face interaction between students and teachers.


An Ed-Tech Entrepreneur's Mantra: No Margin, No Mission

Money can sometimes feel like a dirty word in the education space. And as an edtech entrepreneur, you want to do good, but you also need to make money. Here's some advice I was given on that.


Luck Matters When You're an Ed-Tech Entrepreneur

Don't underestimate how much luck matters. You're not going to get anywhere without hard work, but sometimes you have to be in the right place at the right time.


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