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Venture Category: Education


This week's education venture startup news



Asqot - Aspireship On the Work and The Future Podcast: “Can You Reskill People to Move Between Industries?” (Mar 05 2021)
As her Linkedin profile will highlight, for almost two decades, economist, author, keynote speaker and now Podcast host, Linda Nazareth, has been sharing research and expertise on the future of work. Recently, she had the chance to interview our CEO and Founder on the role Aspireship is playing in t...
    Asqot - Aspireship in the Wall Street Journal–Helping Hospitality Professionals Pivot Into SaaS Sales (Mar 02 2021)
    We’re officially one year into the pandemic and the hospitality sector continues to be impacted on all fronts–less travel, less bookings, less demand. First, there were furloughs. Then came permanent layoffs. According to Wall Street Journal Careers reporter Kathryn Dill, “Four million hot...
      Assembled Brands - Announcing Assembled Brands’ Partnership with Sand Cloud (Mar 04 2021)
      Today, Assembled Brands is thrilled to celebrate the closing of a new revolving line of credit with Sand Cloud, an apparel & lifestyle brand devoted to a mission of saving marine life. The team at Assembled Brands provides working capital, business insights and an unrivaled network to meet...
        BabySparks - The Benefits of Growing Up with Pets (Mar 02 2021)
        If you grew up with a pet that you adored, you probably already know how incredible it is to have an animal as a friend. Pets aren’t only our friends,
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          Bitwise Industries - Top 10 Salesforce Spring ‘21 Release Features (Mar 04 2021)
          
          
            Black Hills Council of Local Governments - Top 10 Salesforce Spring ‘21 Release Features (Mar 04 2021)
            
            
              Black Hills Council of Local Governments - Fresno Tech Company Will Expand ‘Digital New Deal’ Job Training With New Funding (Mar 02 2021)
              
              
                BookNook - Urban League Launches a Literacy Program For MNPS Students (Mar 04 2021)
                FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kimberly Lannear March 1, 2021 Community Engagement and Outreach Manager klannear@ulmt.org URBAN LEAGUE LAUNCHES A LITERACY PROGRAM FOR MNPS STUDENTS  NASHVILLE, TN—Urban League of Middle Tennessee, in partnership with the web-based application BookNook, has launche...
                  Chef Koochooloo - Stage de rédaction de subventions / relations avec les investisseurs et collecte de fonds (Mar 01 2021)
                  Intéressé par un stage virtuel dans le secteur de l'éducation et de la technologie? Rejoignez-nous ici au Chef Koochooloo pour une expérience de stage que vous n'oublierez jamais! Le Chef Koochooloo est actuellement à la recherche d'un excellent écrivain et conteur qui comprend les préoccupat...
                    CodeSignal - How we support autocompletion for 25+ languages in CodeSignal’s IDE (Mar 04 2021)
                    At CodeSignal we’ve built an IDE that runs in the cloud to provide a seamless live interview experience. Our goal was to include all the familiar features of the most popular desktop IDEs, so candidates wouldn’t be missing their favorite code-editing tools on top of trying to perform well in ...
                      CourseKey - Announcing CourseKey’s Series B To Support Trades Education At Scale (Mar 03 2021)
                      Today, I’m excited to announce ~$20M in venture capital funding and a fresh Series B led by SignalFire. The capital will allow us to partner with thousands of trades education providers to digitize and modernize their operations and ensure that their students graduate with in-demand skills and ...
                        Praxis - March 2021 Class Introduction (Mar 01 2021)
                        Welcome the March class of Praxis Participants! James Braun Fun fact By the age of 21, I’ve visited and lived in 10 different countries around the world and will continue to travel and learn languages as a lifestyle. What are you most excited about? I’m most excited about improving my skillse...
                          Empowerly - School Guidance Counselor Tips: How to Connect (Mar 06 2021)
                          First off, why is forming a relationship with your guidance counselor important? Read on for more guidance counselor tips.
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                            Enable Medicine - School Guidance Counselor Tips: How to Connect (Mar 06 2021)
                            First off, why is forming a relationship with your guidance counselor important? Read on for more guidance counselor tips.
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                              Enable Medicine - Twins in College Admissions: Advice for Twins, Triplets (Mar 04 2021)
                              Alix brings stellar first-hand advice from his experiences helping twins in college admissions, and reading twin student applications.
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                                Fast Forward - Twilio.org Supports Tech Nonprofits Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic (Mar 05 2021)
                                Remote communications have been the glue that’s kept our world connected over the last 12 months. From video calling to text messaging platforms, these same technologies have been leveraged by the social sector. No one knows this better than Twilio.org. To support social impact startups
                                  Foundry College - Foundry College Tulsa Program Accepting Its Third Cohort of Learners (Mar 05 2021)
                                  The Foundry College Tulsa program is now accepting its third cohort of learners, preparing them to excel in their careers by offering no-cost tuition for programs that pair the durable professional skills that employers seek with marketable, job-ready credentials in Salesforce administration and ...
                                    Foundry Six - Foundry College Tulsa Program Accepting Its Third Cohort of Learners (Mar 05 2021)
                                    The Foundry College Tulsa program is now accepting its third cohort of learners, preparing them to excel in their careers by offering no-cost tuition for programs that pair the durable professional skills that employers seek with marketable, job-ready credentials in Salesforce administration and ...
                                      Fuel50 - A Salute to International Women’s Day from Fuel50 Founders (Mar 06 2021)
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                                        Curricula - Why Curricula Launched an LMS and Integrated eLearning Authoring Software (Mar 01 2021)
                                        As Curricula approaches its 6th anniversary, I wanted to share our latest product release that has everyone excited: the Curricula Learning Management System and Custom eLearning Authoring Software. Curricula now allows anyone to create fun custom online training stories, righ...
                                          Synapse - Best eLearning Project Management Tools to Try in 2021 (Mar 05 2021)
                                          Managing or participating in an eLearning development project can be full of potential pitfalls and challenges. Going beyond instructional design processes and authoring tools, there are lots of areas of eLearning development that need a helping hand from technology. When there are so many moving...
                                            Wisr Inc - Industry Insights: Increasing Rural Accessibility (Mar 02 2021)
                                            5 Minute Read Inequities in the Education System   As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, inequities in the education system are gaining newfound recognition – though they have plagued the afflicted much longer. Rural communities in particular have long faced barriers on the road [R...
                                              Guild Education - The Talent Crisis in Healthcare (Mar 04 2021)
                                              Read this guide to understand how the current talent crisis in healthcare is influenced by the rapid evolution and adoption of technology, demands for a more diverse workforce, industry inequities both in employment, a dramatic increase in virtual care and telehealth, and more!
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                                                Hallo - Product – Version 2.23 (Mar 1, 2021) (Mar 02 2021)
                                                – InstaMatch improvements: Students can now skip others instead of having to decline on InstaMatch. – Direct teacher calls: Students can see and call available teachers directly on the InstaMatch page.– Hop-ons are subscriber only: From now on, only subscribers can send a reque...
                                                  Hone - 6 Ways L&D Leaders Can Create a Thriving Company Culture (Mar 01 2021)
                                                  “Workplace well-being” is an elusive goal. After all, how can we define workplace happiness when it’s different for every individual?  Dr. Martin Seligman’s human flourishing model aims to make us think of well-being beyond just happiness. Dr. Seligman, one of the most reputable psychologis...
                                                    Honorlock - Definitive Guide for Comparing Online Proctoring Services (Mar 05 2021)
                                                    5-Part Guide to Use When Comparing Online Proctoring Services When you go shopping for online proctoring services and software, you may be...
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                                                      Innovate ABQ - Air Force offers $15,000 for Help From Public – copy (Mar 02 2021)
                                                      
                                                      
                                                        Kangarootime - Funding Opportunities for Opening a Childcare Center or Daycare (Mar 04 2021)
                                                        The childcare industry is full of passionate providers working to create a strong business in order to serve both children and families to the best of their ability. In order...
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                                                          LOGr Research - To Wire Or Not To Wire (Mar 02 2021)
                                                          A white paper from Scientific American about AI’g the brain. Does that include the soul?
                                                            Marco Learning - The AP® Program Hallmarks: Identification, Outreach and Support (Mar 04 2021)
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                                                              Mursion - Reinventing Leadership: Generation Z and the Millennial Workforce (Mar 04 2021)
                                                              Our 2021 Future of Work Virtual Roundtable Series recently continued with a session from leadership consultant and author Susan Goldberg. In “Reinventing Leadership: Generation Z and the Millennial Workforce,” Goldberg discussed how reinventing leadership is a necessary and impactful ...
                                                                Packback - Packback and Michigan State Team Up to Reimagine Online Discussion (Mar 01 2021)
                                                                Through a new partnership with Packback, Michigan State University is now giving instructors and students access to an inquiry-based discussion platform designed to increase engagement and boost academic outcomes, even in remote settings. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to disrupt the landscap...
                                                                  PikMyKid - 10 School Tools that Enable Excellence in the Classroom (Mar 04 2021)
                                                                  We are in an era where you can’t get anything done without the help of technology. From your morning coffee maker to the device you’re reading this on to now, technological tools have their footprints everywhere. And technological school tools are no different. Teacher’s and sch...
                                                                    Rallyware - How Emotional Analytics Helped Companies to Empower their Distributed Workforces During the Pandemic (Mar 02 2021)
                                                                    Smart technology has transformed the way brands interact with consumers. Analytical tools constantly track what we are doing, where we are going and what we search for online. In other words, smart technology has...
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                                                                      Roominate - The Best Outdoor Toys for 3 Year Olds (Mar 06 2021)
                                                                      Three years old is an age where kids start their imaginative journey through pretend play. This does not only limit to toys that can be played indoors; having the best outdoor toys for 3 year ... 
                                                                      
                                                                        Roviero INC - The Best Outdoor Toys for 3 Year Olds (Mar 06 2021)
                                                                        Three years old is an age where kids start their imaginative journey through pretend play. This does not only limit to toys that can be played indoors; having the best outdoor toys for 3 year ... 
                                                                        
                                                                          Roviero INC - The Best Hot Wheels Tracks (Mar 04 2021)
                                                                          There are a lot of creative toys in the market that kids love to play with. One of them is the best hot wheels track, which is challenging to find, especially if you are purchasing ... 
                                                                          
                                                                            Script - 5 Qualities of Effective School Superintendents (Mar 04 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...
                                                                              Spekit - Digital Adoption Challenges Everyone Should Address (Mar 05 2021)
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                                                                                STRIVR - Immersive Learning for enterprises: 4 tips to bring VR to L&D programs (Mar 02 2021)
                                                                                Immersive Learning for enterprises requires collaboration and cross-functional teamwork. This checklist of recommendations can help streamline the process.
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                                                                                  Strongbox IT - Immersive Learning for enterprises: 4 tips to bring VR to L&D programs (Mar 02 2021)
                                                                                  Immersive Learning for enterprises requires collaboration and cross-functional teamwork. This checklist of recommendations can help streamline the process.
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