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student information systems

Clever raises $3M from SV Angel, Google Ventures, others to bring online learning to 2,000+ schools

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Bringing the Internet into the classroom to facilitate learning has gotten a little bit easier thanks to Clever. And today, the company is announcing that it has raised $3 million in seed funding from top investors both in Silicon Valley and in the education industry. On top of this, it...
Clever raises $3M from SV Angel, Google Ventures, others to bring online learning to 2,000+ schools

Schoology bets $250k on open education data challenge

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Last year, we saw momentum build for open data in education with the launch of data startups LearnSprout and Clever, the creation of the non-profit Shared Learning Collaborative and the release of more government education datasets. But New York-based Schoology wants to step on the gas and is putting up $250,000...
Schoology bets $250k on open education data challenge
Clever makes teaching with education technology as easy as 1,2,3
Realtime Analytics For Education: Ontract Wants To Do For Student Data What Mint.com Did For Financial Data

Education data startup Clever hits big milestone, makes new hire

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When Y Combinator ed tech startup Clever launched in June, the startup accelerator’s co-founder Paul Graham challenged the group to reach 40 schools by Demo Day. But when the company takes the stage to present its service with the rest of the startups graduating today, it won’t be announcing that...
Education data startup Clever hits big milestone, makes new hire

Gates Foundation-backed InBloom frees up data to personalize k-12 education

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In education, there’s no shortage of data that could theoretically help educators tailor learning experiences to each student. But because the data comes from so many different sources and in so many different formats, schools may have trouble putting it to use. In the past year, startups like Clever and LearnSprout have...
Gates Foundation-backed InBloom frees up data to personalize k-12 education

Andreessen-Backed LearnSprout Wants To Help Developers Unlock Educational Data

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APIs are marching into education, and it’s about time. Education is rife with legacy infrastructure, with one of the primary offenders being Student Information Systems (SIS). Schools use these systems to store huge amounts of sensitive student information (class lists, attendance, grades and allergies, etc.), but they differ widely from...
Andreessen-Backed LearnSprout Wants To Help Developers Unlock Educational Data
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LearnSprout frees up data to let innovation break into the classroom

Y Combinator-Backed Clever Launches A Twilio For Educational Data

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We’re all a bit tired of the “X is Twilio for Y” brand of analogies (though it’s refreshing to see more of Twilio in this equation than Airbnb these days), but if ever there were an industry in need of some modern, standardizing APIs it would be education. Thankfully, Clever,...
Y Combinator-Backed Clever Launches A Twilio For Educational Data
Y Combinator-backed education data startup Clever scores $3M seed round
With $2M In The Bank, Kickboard Is On A Mission To Help Teachers Unlock Student Data

This Is What's Wrong With College: Student Expelled For Exposing Network's Privacy Flaws

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In a telling example of higher education’s misplaced priorities, a Canadian student was expelled for finding privacy flaws in a university’s computer network. Fresh-faced 20-year-old hacker, Hamed Al-Khabaz, attempted to warn school administrators about a vulnerability he discovered in his school’s network while working on a mobile app, but instead...
This Is What's Wrong With College: Student Expelled For Exposing Network's Privacy Flaws
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