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The EdTech Startup Show, hosted by Gerard Dawson, brings you interviews with founders and entrepreneurs who are working to improve education for teachers, parents, and of course - students. On the show, you'll hear about the technology, business, and educational philosophy behind each guest's EdTech Startup. You'll also hear the stories from their journeys to where they are today. Whether you spend your time around startups, schools, or both, you'll find fresh ideas and a new perspective on the EdTech Startup Show.

The EdTech Startup Show, hosted by Gerard Dawson, brings you interviews with founders and entrepreneurs who are working to improve education for teachers, parents, and of course - students. On the show, you'll hear about the technology, business, and educational philosophy behind each guest's EdTech Startup. You'll also hear the stories from their journeys to where they are today. Whether you spend your time around startups, schools, or both, you'll find fresh ideas and a new perspective on the EdTech Startup Show.
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The EdTech Startup Show, hosted by Gerard Dawson, brings you interviews with founders and entrepreneurs who are working to improve education for teachers, parents, and of course - students. On the show, you'll hear about the technology, business, and educational philosophy behind each guest's EdTech Startup. You'll also hear the stories from their journeys to where they are today. Whether you spend your time around startups, schools, or both, you'll find fresh ideas and a new perspective on the EdTech Startup Show.

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English

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201-543-3112


Episodes

Dr. Carolyn Brown - President of Foundations in Learning

4/18/2019
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This episode of the podcast is brought to you by The EdTech Shop – Copywriting & Marketing Strategy for Education Startups. Get more schools to sign up and buy with The 5-Day Copy fix. Click here to enroll for free. ### Research scientist Dr. Carolyn Brown has spent more than 30 years studying the needs of struggling readers and has received support from the National Institutes of Health, the Department of Education and the state of Iowa to develop and test strategies that work. She and...

Duration:00:37:09

Clarence Tan - Co-founder of Boddle Learning

4/9/2019
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This episode of the podcast is brought to you by The EdTech Shop – Copywriting & Marketing Strategy for Education Startups. Get more schools to sign up and buy with The 5-Day Copy fix. Click here to enroll for free. ### Clarence Tan understands the connection between fun and learning Clarence Tan is an EdTech entrepreneur who has been working in games and the e-learning industry for over 8 years. He grew up in China, Singapore, and the US, and has experienced private, public and...

Duration:00:26:55

Ami Shah - Co-Founder & CEO of Peekapak

3/27/2019
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This episode of the podcast is brought to you by The EdTech Shop - Copywriting & Marketing Strategy for Education Startups. Get more schools to sign up and buy with The 5-Day Copy fix. Click here to enroll for free. ### On this episode of the podcast, I talk to Ami Shah. Ami is the CEO and Co-founder of Peekapak, an award-winning social-emotional learning platform that engages elementary students to learn skills like self-regulation, empathy, and teamwork and reaches over 200 000 educators...

Duration:00:23:32

Chris Castiglione - co-founder of One Month

3/6/2019
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Today on the EdTech Startup Show, I talk to Chris Castiglione (@castig). Chris is the Dean of One Month, an adjunct professor at the business school at Columbia University, and the host of his own podcast, On Books. (Note: One reason to start your own company - you get to give yourself an awesome title like "Dean.") In simple terms, Chris is a twenty-first-century teacher. His company One Month is an online education platform teaching people technical skills like coding and project...

Duration:00:24:37

Matthew Gross - Founder of NewsELA

2/25/2019
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Today on the EdTech Startup Show, I talk to Matthew Gross (@matthew_gross), founder and CEO of NewsELA. NewsELA is an instructional content platform that solves "the problem of reading engagement holistically for students, teachers, and principals." Many teachers will recognize the company for its powerful text-leveling features, though they do much more. Matt showed a sincere dedication to improving education during this conversation, and he shares stories and observations that both...

Duration:00:21:48

Eileen Murphy Buckley - Founder & CEO, ThinkCERCA

2/10/2019
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Today on the EdTech Startup Show, I talk to Eileen Murphy Buckley (@eileencerca), founder and CEO of ThinkCERCA. ThinkCERCA offers personalized close reading and argumentative writing lessons for students. This conversation was so interesting to me because Eileen has worked in all facets of education: in the classroom as a teacher, leading schools and districts as an administrator, and now leading her company as a startup founder. She's learned a lot along the way. Eileen shares something...

Duration:00:24:57

Michelle Brown - Founder & CEO of CommonLit

1/31/2019
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Michlle Brown knows that a teacher's favorite word is...free! Today, Michelle and I discuss the powerful CommonLit platform, the free service offering teachers thousands of texts, at different levels, to help engage students and boost their literacy skills.

Duration:00:26:27

Brett Kopf - Founder of Remind

1/31/2019
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Today, on the very first episode of the EdTech Startup Podcast, I talk to Brett Kopf - founder of Remind. Visit Remind at www.Remind.com Say hello to Brett on Twitter @brettkopf Leave me your feedback about the show by tweeting me @GerardDawson3 with #EdTechStartupPodcast Thanks for listening! Gerard Dawson

Duration:00:24:37