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December 27, 2013

Outside Capital Helps Build a Business, But it's Not a Business Strategy

This is a post about fundraising. The one I have to write because everyone's expecting me to write it. The one I wouldn't write if I could avoid it because I think it's the wrong thing to focus on publicly.

December 06, 2012

Can Ed- Tech Companies Survive Marketing Only to Teachers?

Developing products based on teachers' experiences and preferences would help improve academic performance, which would likely influence district-level purchasing decisions, experts say.

June 12, 2012

Public Debates "Personalized Learning" in Race to the Top

Comments from private sector, education technology community suggest changes, clarifications to U.S. Department of Education's new $400 million competition for school districts.

May 04, 2012

Ed. Entrepreneurs Pitch to Educators, Investors

At NewSchools summit, three entrepreneurs pitch their ideas to impress all sections of the education marketplace.

May 03, 2012

Rahm Emanuel Discusses Chicago, National Ed. Policy at NewSchools Summit

Chicago Mayor says city's schools must focus on results, not politics of school choice.

May 02, 2012

At Summit, A Rallying Cry (Or Echo Chamber?) for New Kind of Reform

Conference hosted by NewSchools Venture Fund and Aspen Institute kicks off with a fiery discussion over the fight for changing education.


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