At the SXSWedu ed tech conference this week, I got an earful on plenty of new technologies aiming to remake education. But here are a few themes I still hope to hear more about.
Given advancements in computing, the growing penetration of technology and the rise of cloud storage, Bill Gates said now is a “special time” in education technology. But despite climbing investments, the sector still needs more.
Digital portfolio startup Pathbrite, which lets students store and display their academic achievements, has raised an additional $4 million from testing giant ACT, Rethink Education and other angels.