Recently we learned that Apple wants to capitalize on the education market and who could blame them? The education industry has been one of the hardest to innovate over the past couple of decades. Some believe that rather than moving forward, the system is reverting to decades old practices that use very little technology in […]
Although schools have been slow to adopt technology products in large numbers, that hasn’t stopped Edmodo from attaining over 4,600,000 users. The online social learning and communication system was launched in 2008 and has grown quickly. Edmodo has now gained $15,000,000 of additional venture capital to finance growth.
A teacher at the University of Pennsylvania is working to create a wide-reaching business incubation program to “create an ecosystem for education,” which would encourage entrepreneurs to create a corporation focused on improving education, the Associated Press reports.