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This week's education venture startup news



AmplioSpeech - AmplioSpeech Raises $27M to Help Students with Special Needs (Apr 05 2021)
Platform addresses needs of over 7 million US school students ROCKVILLE, MD (April 5, 2021): AmplioSpeech (“Amplio”), a developer of a digital platform that connects students, educators and therapists with advanced technologies to help students with special needs, announced today that it has rai...
    Bitwise Industries - Owens Corning Foundation donates $1M to work force development at innovation center (Apr 08 2021)
    
    
      BookNook - Shelby County Schools & Methodist LeBonheur Healthcare Announce Greater Memphis K-5 Reading Initiative with BookNook (Apr 07 2021)
      Shelby County Schools (SCS) is not taking any chances with supporting struggling readers, especially those who were identified as in need of reading intervention well before the pandemic suddenly upended classrooms and daily teacher-student engagement across Greater Memphis. To address reading liter...
        Chef Koochooloo - Video Tech & Production Internship (Apr 08 2021)
        Unprecedented in scope and depth, Chef Koochooloo is an innovative educational platform that engages families in fun interactive cooking games while raising awareness for worldwide causes.    Our passionate team canvasses the world to bring you the best cooking experiences for parents and children...
          Cloud Academy - New Content: Platforms, Programming, and DevOps – Something for Everyone (Apr 09 2021)
          This month our team of expert certification specialists released three new or updated learning paths, 16 courses, 13 hands-on labs, and four lab challenges! New content on Cloud Academy You can always visit our Content Roadmap to see what’s just released as well as what’s coming soon. March&#...
            CodeSignal - Everything you wanted to know about MongoDB but were too afraid to ask (Apr 09 2021)
            At CodeSignal we use MongoDB to store the majority of our data, from programming tasks and test cases to coding session recordings (which can be quite large). We like MongoDB because its interface is JavaScript—every query uses JSON-formatted arguments—and so it fits in nicely with our web st...
              Epignosis eLearning solutions - Cybersecurity training may be broken, new survey reveals: 61% of employees who have received training failed a basic test (Apr 06 2021)
              The study reveals which are the most in-demand and missing skill sets from two different points of view, employers’ and employees’, and uncovers why and how companies decide to reskill or upskill their workforce and how beneficial these initiatives have been to business.
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                Foundry College - Foundry College Awarded Approval by California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (Apr 09 2021)
                Foundry College is a private institution approved to operate by the California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education. Approval to operate means the institution is compliant with the minimum standards contained in the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009 (as amended) and Div...
                  Foundry College - Foundry College Partners with Pathrise (Apr 06 2021)
                  In another move to further expand its full suite of support for learners, Foundry College has partnered with Pathrise, an online mentorship and advice program for tech and other professionals. Customized services provided to Foundry College learners by Pathrise will complement services already av...
                    Foundry Six - Foundry College Awarded Approval by California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (Apr 09 2021)
                    Foundry College is a private institution approved to operate by the California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education. Approval to operate means the institution is compliant with the minimum standards contained in the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009 (as amended) and Div...
                      Foundry Six - Foundry College Partners with Pathrise (Apr 06 2021)
                      In another move to further expand its full suite of support for learners, Foundry College has partnered with Pathrise, an online mentorship and advice program for tech and other professionals. Customized services provided to Foundry College learners by Pathrise will complement services already av...
                        Fuel50 - Fuel50 Raises $15.5 Million in Series B to Increase Global Footprint and Talent Markplace Technology (Apr 09 2021)
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                          Synapse - Try This Training Request Process Flow Chart for Efficient Training Intake (Apr 09 2021)
                          Managing training requests efficiently is often far down the list of learning and development priorities. But taking control of the training request process can yield hugely beneficial results in terms of your team’s capacity, productivity, and alignment with organizational performance. To save...
                            Honorlock - Online Proctoring: Friend, Not Foe (Apr 07 2021)
                            Honorlock’s online proctoring services focus on establishing a fair online exam environment for students – not policing.  There are many concerns and...
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                              HyperQube - WEBINAR SERIES: KNOW THY ENEMY THRU TESTING AND VALIDATION (Apr 07 2021)
                              
                              
                                Intellispark - Intellispark to acquire ScholarCentric (Apr 07 2021)
                                Acquisition of social-emotional learning and resiliency program from Graduation Alliance adds new evidence-based assessments and curriculum to Intellispark’s innovative student success platform for PreK-12 schools Arlington, VA – April 7,...
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                                  KickUp - Lessons Learned from the Teacher Incentive Allotment (Apr 05 2021)
                                  The Teacher Incentive Allotment within HB-3 is one of Texas’s best levers for recruiting, retaining, and rewarding exceptional educators. But as district leaders know, building a local designation system requires careful planning, data design, and calibration to be successful. Hear Lubbock Inde...
                                    Magic Instruments - 8 Best Expression Pedals In 2021 (Mini, Budget & High-End) (Apr 03 2021)
                                    If you own a keyboard or a number of guitar pedals, you more than likely have noticed an input labeled “EXP” and are looking for a way to take your ... 
                                      Wonder Workshop - Awards That Will Surely Inspire Future Teams and Creators of Tomorrow (Apr 09 2021)
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                                        Marco Learning - The Ultimate Guide to the 2021 Digital AP® Exams (Apr 08 2021)
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                                          Mobalytics - LoR Deck Guide: Diana Nocturne Nightfall (Empires of the Ascended Update) (Apr 09 2021)
                                          LoR Deck Guide: Diana Nocturne Nightfall Hey guys NicMakesPlays here and today I’m going to go over my updated Diana Nocturne Nightfall deck. The deck is insanely strong and positioned to be a top 5 deck in the meta right now. This guide will be covering the deck’s win condition, mulligan...
                                            Northeast Ohio Medical University - Foodbank Honors Student-Run Initiative (Apr 09 2021)
                                            The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank has recognized the Student-Run COVID-19 Relief Initiative as Organizational Volunteer Group of the Year.  Each year, [...]
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                                              Presence (Application Software) - 7 Experiential Learning Activities that’ll Boost Your Student Leadership Programs (Apr 09 2021)
                                              Is your leadership programming getting stale? Maybe you’d like to find some different formats for your student leadership series… besides hosting yet another workshop. Experiential learning is one method of changing up your leadership development opportunities. The experiential learning cycl...
                                                PsychArmor - Behind The Mission: Episode 13 – Rye Barcott and Congressman Jared Golden – With Honor and Veterans in Public Office (Apr 06 2021)
                                                Show Summary: On this episode of Behind the Mission [...]
                                                  Rallyware - Why Distributor and Customer Experiences Are Key to Success in Direct Selling (Apr 06 2021)
                                                  When it comes to direct selling, Betty Perez has been there and done it. By the time Betty was 19 she was co-founding her own direct sales company after having built first as a...
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                                                    Roominate - The Best Infant Toys 0-3 Months (Apr 10 2021)
                                                    The importance of play in a child’s development is undisputed. Learning through play is still one of the best ways for a toddler to acquire knowledge of their environment. With the best infant toys 0-3 ... 
                                                    
                                                      SchoolMint - Cheat Sheet Series— How to Find New Students (Apr 07 2021)
                                                      SchoolFinder by SchoolMint is the first step to attracting, enrolling, and retaining a steady stream of students for years to come.
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