It seems as though every company offering a MOOC can get millions in venture funding lately. Can Instructure's new approach to public online courses shake up the market?
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NewSchools Venture Fund does it again, investing in an awesome startup with big goals.
If you haven't taken a look at Pathbrite, you need to. Suffice to say, the resume is dead.
Video from my new bi-weekly wrapup of interesting ed tech stories with Kirsten Winkler
Last week, I raved about Goalbook - It's one of the cooler bits of social tech I've seen, speaking as a parent, an educator, and tech guy. During last week's review:ed episode, Kirsten Winkler and I had the chance to talk with Wayee Chu and Jennifer Carolan who head up the NewSchools Venture Seed Fund, which provides startup funding for Goalbook, among other interesting ed tech startups, and I gave a followup review of Goalbook.