edtech Archives - Technical.ly Philly



Jun. 30, 2020 11:11 am

This recent Penn grad’s summer program will teach tech skills remotely via interactive digital projects

The new education program from Nikil Ragav's inventXYZ will allow students to learn key STEM skills from projects such as coding a COVID-19 simulator and building a Pong video game.

Apr. 10, 2020 11:25 am

Here’s what school admins should ask when choosing edtech software

Jarvus cofounder and CTO Chris Alfano gives a rundown of why software should align with schools' needs, especially as they transition to virtual learning.

Jan. 10, 2020 2:31 pm

Villanova appoints former edtech exec as its new chief information officer

Kelly P. Doney has previously served in leadership roles at higher education technology company Ellucian and Georgetown University.

Sep. 20, 2019 11:53 am

Here’s the tech powering Temple’s stunning new library

Including its automated book-retrieving BookBot.

Sep. 18, 2019 12:11 pm

Money Moves: These 5 Philly-area companies just raised millions in VC funding

The late-summer raises for Group K Diagnostics, KickUp, Navrogen, Inovio Pharmaceuticals and Harmony Biosciences range from just under $1 million up to $50 million.

Apr. 8, 2019 4:33 pm

With backing from Capital One, this startup is working on an edtech platform for refugees

There's one Philly name in the top 30 teams in the running for the global IBM Watson AI XPRIZE competition: edtech company Choosito.

Jan. 22, 2019 6:56 am

AT&T’s Aspire Accelerator is looking for disruptive edtech orgs

Through the Skills Building Challenge, the communications company is backing nonprofits and companies that prepare students for future career success.

Jan. 17, 2018 12:46 pm

What it’s like joining a company and traveling to 10 states in two months

Practice was recently acquired by Instructure but the Philly-founded edtech startup's culture remains strong. We check in on a recent hire made through Technical.ly Talent.

Nov. 29, 2017 12:59 pm

Practice got acquired by Instructure. Here are the details

No financial terms were disclosed but the company will retain its 15-person Philly office.

Sep. 12, 2017 10:30 am

Hear from this Obama advisor next week on education innovation

Baltimore's Katrina Stevens is coming to the ExCITe Center on Sept. 19.

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