Until recently, both foundations and venture capital firms were wary of directing resources toward education technology startups. Here’s how “blended capital” is expanding the ed-tech field.
For students who attended one high-profile charter school, going there has resulted in lasting benefits—academically and otherwise.
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Tuition for online learning has declined, but the value of such offerings remains a topic for further study.
Magic Bus is helping change the lives of Indian children living in poverty through a highly-scalable activity-based learning program.
Technical ingenuity and private funding enable Akshaya Patra to serve hot, healthy lunches to 1.4 million Indian children every day.
Silicon Valley insider Ram Shriram is focusing a great deal of time, money, and energy on helping innovative NGOs improve K–12 education in India.
Educate Girls is helping more than one million Indian schoolchildren.
A new report highlights how the business community’s support and expertise can greatly enhance the odds of success for collective impact efforts in education.