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EdTech Smackdown: Teacher Com, ProfessorWord and Slate at startup demo night access

Feb. 4, 2013 10:00 am

EdTech Smackdown: Teacher Com, ProfessorWord and Slate at startup demo night

The technology access, the need and the interest for classroom innovation in recent years has resulted in the explosion of interest in solutions to what is lacking in classrooms across the country. Launched in December 2011, the Philadelphia EdTech Meetup group, too, has picked up its niche focus on highlighting trends locally and nationally on […]
Teachercom: teacher-parent auto message tool wins Random Hacks of Kindness [VIDEO] access

Dec. 3, 2012 9:15 am

Teachercom: teacher-parent auto message tool wins Random Hacks of Kindness [VIDEO]

A cheap mass text and robo-call tool for teachers to update parents on student progress was given top honors at this weekend’s Random Hacks of Kindness, a global effort that had similar events hosted in 30 cities around the world. The weekend hackathon, in which six teams and more than 30 participants conceived of and […]
Random Hacks of Kindness: 5 ideas for THIS weekend, featuring reception access

Nov. 29, 2012 10:30 am

Random Hacks of Kindness: 5 ideas for THIS weekend, featuring reception

Technologists and non-technologists alike, build technology solutions together this weekend at Random Hacks of Kindness in University City. On Friday, we’ll develop ideas and teams over beer and pizza at the cool new First Round Capital space, and over Saturday and Sunday, we’ll throw down in the sleek new ExCITe Center on Drexel’s campus. RECEPTION: […]
Random Hacks of Kindness: fourth local installment of global hackathon rocks Dec. 1-2, with reception access

Nov. 6, 2012 10:00 am

Random Hacks of Kindness: fourth local installment of global hackathon rocks Dec. 1-2, with reception

The fourth local installment of the global Random Hacks of Kindness is throwing down in University City the weekend of Dec. 1-2, with an idea-generation reception Friday Nov. 30. RSVP for the Nov. 30 reception here (where people are already posting ideas) and the weekend hackathon here. Check out coverage of past Random Hacks events […]
MyHighSchoolGuide.com: Philly school choice tool wins third Random Hacks of Kindness access

Jun. 4, 2012 11:10 am

MyHighSchoolGuide.com: Philly school choice tool wins third Random Hacks of Kindness

In the rush of high school choice in Philadelphia, there is room for disruption. John Young, a 7th grade math teacher at the Young Scholars Charter School, came to the latest local iteration of the global Random Hacks of Kindness with a paper packet that is handed to his students each year, filled with information […]
What problems can be solved during Random Hacks of Kindness 2 this weekend? access

Nov. 28, 2011 10:30 am

What problems can be solved during Random Hacks of Kindness 2 this weekend?

The second local version of Random Hacks of Kindness to be held at Drexel University is this weekend. It’s the fourth global RHOK, which are held in cities throughout the world. Like last June, the weekend hackathon is being kicked off with a reception at Indy Hall in Old City where developers and non-developers alike […]
Disaster Mapper, Philly SNAP star at Random Hacks of Kindness Philadelphia [VIDEO] civic

Jun. 8, 2011 12:21 pm

Disaster Mapper, Philly SNAP star at Random Hacks of Kindness Philadelphia [VIDEO]

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Event Highlights: May 31 – June 4, 2011 civic

May 31, 2011 8:30 am

Event Highlights: May 31 – June 4, 2011

Happy Memorial Day Philadelphia. We hope you are lucky enough to take this day off and enjoy doing summer things. However, your Technically Philly event highlights never take a week off as there are always amazing tech events happening in our fair city. This week, Technically Philly is especially excited to co-sponsoring Random Hacks of […]

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