The following is a list of all entries from the Press category.
Phoenix, AZ – Who is smart? What is smart? How is it measured? Today at the Education Innovation Summit, we’re announcing SmartScore, adding a new dimension to student profiles to answer those questions. SmartScore is an individualized, data-based, quantifiable evaluation of “soft skills” that travel with the student from project to project, class to class, [...]
Times Magazine, Feb. 15, 2012 “Their companies, nimble, flexible and fast-moving, can respond to the genuine needs of students and teachers in ways that the big educational software, hardware and publishing companies often haven’t.” Read more: http://ideas.time.com/2012/02/15/can-education-entrepreneurs-do-well-and-do-good/#ixzz1pg1ahC1w
We are pleased to announce that OpenStudy has been nominated for the 2012 Edison Award – Honoring Innovation and Innovators! OpenStudy has been selected for its “game-changing” work in bringing people from anywhere in the world – regardless of academic institution or geographical location – to give help and get help from a global [...]
The Chronicle of Higher Education, September 8, 2010 “Its Web site is the latest effort to create a social platform for independent learners who want to help each other study the huge trove of educational materials published free online by universities like MIT.”