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This week's education venture startup news



Altus Assessments Inc. - Are they right for an OT career? Casper helps the University of Arkansas answer that question (Feb 25 2021)
“What struck me was how easy, accessible and affordable the assessment was. With one score, we’d be able to get...
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    AmplioSpeech - Meet Us at The 2021 CASE Virtual Winter Workshop! (Feb 22 2021)
    AmplioSpeech is hosting a special session at the event: Digital Special Education solutions designed to improve student outcomes and empower educators and administrators! Join our showcase session at the 2021 TCASE Conference to learn more about the state-of-the-art digital special education platfor...
      Aptology - Remote Collaboration: How to Make It Easier to Manage (Feb 26 2021)
      Remote collaboration has moved from an abstract concept to a necessary tool for many businesses thanks to COVID-19 and has now become a normal way of working that seems to be here for the long haul. When telecommuting works correctly, we’ve seen companies note vast improvements for efficient co...
        Asqot - From Full-Time Job Search To Full-Time Employee in SaaS Sales: Erin’s Aspireship Success Story (Feb 23 2021)
        Before Aspireship I was constantly trying to figure out what was next for me. I was going through the traditional motions of ‘job hunting’ and having no luck- trying to find inspiration in anything. I must have sent out 100 resumes with no luck. Each week, we’re excited to share the su...
          Chef Koochooloo - Executive Assistant with Strong Writing Skills (Feb 26 2021)
          Our Founder, an inspiring author and education leader, seeks a full-time Executive Assistant. The position will support her in both her professional and personal life and will require exceptional organizational and communication skills. Responsibilities include supporting the principal on a daily ba...
            Praxis - Education vs Experience: What Really Matters to Employers (Feb 24 2021)
            Education vs experience: What’s more important to prospective employers and clients? Read on to find out what really matters to hiring managers.
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              Empowerly - Student Success Story: How I Started My Own Nonprofit (Feb 25 2021)
              Read about how an Empowerly student who formed his own nonprofit, teaching students debate and civics in school. Learn the steps he took to set it up, the obstacles he came across, and the impact it has had on students in California and around the US.
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                ExecOnline - Our Commitment to Creating Lasting Change in 2021 and Beyond (Feb 26 2021)
                2021 promises to be a critical year for organizations as they address systemic inequities, biases, and differential experiences in the workplace. In the spring of 2020, we heard countless corporate voices stand behind the ‘Black Lives Matter’ movement, sharing messages from their CEOs, postin...
                  Floreo - New Greetings lessons with more distractions! (Feb 25 2021)
                  New Lessons: Populated greetings in motion: low traffic & Populated greetings in motion: high traffic Who it is for: Learners of all ages, especially late elementary, middle, and high school age Learners What’s new: We have added extra characters and background sounds to the Greetings in m...
                    Fuel50 - Five Tips for Improving Talent Retention (Feb 25 2021)
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                      Curricula - Why Venture Capital Firms Need Security Awareness Training (Feb 23 2021)
                      Recently, a Sequoia employee was the victim of a successful phishing attempt. This is just the beginning and continues to prove that anyone is vulnerable to an attack. Hackers are targeting the venture capital industry as a nice gateway into the funds, investors, and portfolio companies that the...
                        Synapse - Black History Month: The Journey to VP, Engineering in the Tech Industry (Feb 25 2021)
                        In honour of Black History Month, we sat down with Lumi, our VP, Engineering here at Synapse to hear about how he has navigated the tech industry and how his success has driven him to give back.  From his family roots in computer science, to getting his first start in the industry, Lumi’s ...
                          Honorlock - What is Transformational Leadership? (Feb 24 2021)
                          Transformational Leadership drives results by empowering others and it's important to understand the qualities and four elements that drive this leadership style.
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                            Instaclustr - Redis vs Memcached (Feb 25 2021)
                            Caching is an important step in increasing the performance of many applications. It can be difficult to determine which caching solution is the best for your use case. Two likely contenders that will often make an appearance in your search for the answer are Redis vs Memcached. In the green corne...
                              iSport360 - USABL Announces iSport360 as its Exclusive Player Development Platform (Feb 21 2021)
                              Giving coaches and players the tools they need for success Today, USABL announces its partnership with iSport360 to offer coaches and players the tools they need to be successful.  Whether teams are training in person or virtually, the iSport360 platform will give USABL participants a consis...
                                Kangarootime - The Struggles of Childcare and How Childcare Management Software Can Help (Feb 23 2021)
                                Being a childcare provider comes with a range of challenges and responsibilities. From communicating with parents and teachers to managing finances, there’s a lot that goes into running a childcare...
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                                  Kenzie Academy - Kenzie News Roundup 2/26/21 (Feb 26 2021)
                                  Bumble shares the UI decisions that help users find love, Data Engineers discuss a day in their lives, and Key hopes to be the new live-streaming app of choice. This is your weekly Kenzie news roundup.  Walking the software engineering …
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                                    Knod - Mengapa Transaksi di Situs Judi Online Resmi Berpengalaman Cepat dan Mudah? (Feb 27 2021)
                                    Hanya cukup dua saja jawabannya, karena layanan yang disediakan sangat menunjang. Kedua karena staff yang digunakan pada website sangat profesional sehingga member dijadikan sebagai prioritas utamanya. Namun tentu yang semakin
                                      Mursion - Know Your Worth: How to Successfully Negotiate a Salary Increase  (Feb 22 2021)
                                      No matter how validated you may feel in your position, negotiating a salary increase is one of the most nerve-wracking situations an employee can face in their career. This stress can be even greater for women, who often confront unique challenges from management when it...
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                                        NextGenVest - 6 Lessons Startups Can Learn From Industry Leaders (Feb 24 2021)
                                        Many people often talk about how big companies can learn a thing or two from funky little startups, but actually, these two ends of the business spectrum can learn a lot from each other. Here are just some of the practices industry leaders employ that startups should make a part of their business pl...
                                          Ozobot - February Educators of the Month: 7 Black Educators to Follow on Twitter (Feb 25 2021)
                                          Black educators are, and always have been, invaluable. Their work reaches far beyond the classroom with its positive impact on all students and their fellow educators of color. Yet, Black educators still face systemic obstacles not experienced by their white peers, severe undervaluing and recogni...
                                            PREto3 - Email Marketing for Childcare the Complete Guide (Feb 26 2021)
                                            
                                            
                                              Rallyware - Frontline Employee Training Reimagined: How Performance Enablement Platforms Redefine the Future of Employee Upskilling and Reskilling (Feb 23 2021)
                                              The Covid-19 pandemic has taught us to appreciate many things we used to take for granted, especially employee roles. While before nurses, restaurant staff, and grocery store workers seemed to be rather ordinary positions,...
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                                                Roominate - The Best Outdoor Toys for 6 Year Olds (Feb 27 2021)
                                                Playing outdoors is still the best way to improve your kids’ physical fitness and stamina. The best outdoor toys for 6 year olds are those that are entertaining and educational. They should be able to ... 
                                                
                                                  SchoolMint - Plan & Lead Effective Observation Feedback Meetings REMOTELY (Feb 24 2021)
                                                  Educators and school administrators must be both proactive and reactive. This is especially true during a worldwide pandemic that has reshaped our education norms beyond our wildest imaginations. Sure going virtual has had its perks, but we have all thought it- “not another Zoom meeting.”...
                                                    Script - 5 Qualities of Effective School Tech Directors (Feb 25 2021)
                                                    Hiring new employees can be an overwhelming task for even the best of us. It is exhausting to look through all those resumes, conduct the interviews, and call on references of the dozens of applicants that apply. After all that is done, there’s still the mountain of information to process a...
                                                      South Eastern Council of Governments - 5 Qualities of Effective School Tech Directors (Feb 25 2021)
                                                      Hiring new employees can be an overwhelming task for even the best of us. It is exhausting to look through all those resumes, conduct the interviews, and call on references of the dozens of applicants that apply. After all that is done, there’s still the mountain of information to process a...
                                                        South Eastern Council of Governments - Breaking Down Biden’s $130 Billion COVID K-12 Relief Bill (Feb 23 2021)
                                                        The American Rescue Plan 2021 passed through Congress earlier this month, one of the first major steps of the new administration. A significant portion of President Biden’s American Rescue Plan includes nearly $130 billion towards helping K-12 public schools deal with the coronavirus pandem...
                                                          Stukent - 2021 Social Media Marketing Trends for Classroom Discussion (Feb 27 2021)
                                                          Overview Brands find their place in the conversation, build trust with their audience, and take action Social commerce will expand as social media becomes a top sales channel Consumer behavior will be changed forever after the pandemic Consumers will look to make purchases from informed brands Tr...
                                                            Subeca - 2021 Social Media Marketing Trends for Classroom Discussion (Feb 27 2021)
                                                            Overview Brands find their place in the conversation, build trust with their audience, and take action Social commerce will expand as social media becomes a top sales channel Consumer behavior will be changed forever after the pandemic Consumers will look to make purchases from informed brands Tr...
                                                              Subeca - 10 Surefire Tips for a Top Score in the Mimic Marketing Principles Simulation (Feb 26 2021)
                                                              It’s a question that has plagued students for generations: “How can I get a job in my chosen occupation when I don’t have any on-the-job experience?” Then comes the classic observation new hires often make when they finally DO land that coveted first chance to shine: “Wow, this is total...
                                                                TheDream.US - Fecha límite se acerca para que los jóvenes inmigrantes soliciten a la beca universitaria de TheDream.US (Feb 26 2021)
                                                                Visite https://www.thedream.us/scholarships/national-scholarship/ para información sobre la solicitud Washington, DC – TheDream.US, el programa de acceso universitario para jóvenes inmigrantes más grande de la nación, ofreció hoy un anuncio de que la fecha límite para solicitar a s...
                                                                  Thinkific - How To Price Your Membership Site To Maximize Profits (Feb 27 2021)
                                                                  Recurring revenue from a membership site is a reliable way to create a stable, predictable income akin to a salary…The post How To Price Your Membership Site To Maximize Profits appeared first...
                                                                    Three Chord Bourbon - How To Price Your Membership Site To Maximize Profits (Feb 27 2021)
                                                                    Recurring revenue from a membership site is a reliable way to create a stable, predictable income akin to a salary…The post How To Price Your Membership Site To Maximize Profits appeared first...
                                                                      Three Chord Bourbon - What Is Microlearning? The Case For Shorter, Bite Sized Learning (Feb 26 2021)
                                                                      In today’s world where we’re bombarded with hundreds of stimuli throughout the day, it’s more difficult than ever for people…The post <strong>What Is Microlearning?</strong> The Case For ...