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Oznoz_LITA
#NYCTech - The benefits of being raised bilingual are well known, but while parents primarily aid in bilingual education there is little help from the outside to allow children to activate their non-English brain. With Oznoz, a bilingual child...
Slate_Science_FITA
#NYCTech - We’ve all gone through the school system and most of us have suffered through 12 years of math curriculum not enjoying a single moment of it. With seemingly no answer to why we have not changed the way we have taught math, Slate...
Gooroo_LITA
#NYCTech - Sometimes classrooms just won't do it. Modern research is showing how different students learn in vastly different ways and there are times when you simply need a tutor to help you retain knowledge. But what can you do the night...
Socratic_LITA
#NYCTech - Your children’s homework gets harder and harder as your memory of the high school curriculum fades each passing year. Instead of having to call other parents or rely on imprecise searches in google, you can easily tap into a new...
Alex R
#NYCTech -  Do you remember watching Schoolhouse Rock and learning something in an entertaining and enjoyable way?  If you are wondering why no one is bringing this immersive style of learning back, you should know that Flocabulary is on it....
Youthful_Savings_LITA
#NYCTech - .People love complaining about how college makes you read Hamlet but not how to take care of your own finances. While this complaint may be valid, there is one Startup that is actually doing something about it. Youthful Savings, the...
Speakaboos_FITA
#NYCTech -  It may sound a tad obvious, but if you were to speak with anyone with a good head on their shoulders, they would credit it to the vast amount of reading they have accomplished. They probably started reading early and never looked...
Brainly_FITA
#NYCTech -  The collective unconscious, the term coined by Carl Jung to describe the shared element of the human mind is an interesting idea to ponder about, but pales in comparison to what can be accomplished by using our collective...
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#NYCTech -  Students at Brooklyn Technical High School nabbed a Grand Prize in Samsung's Solve for Tomorrow contest, by creating an app aimed at preventing traffic deaths.
Book&Table_LITA
#NYCTech -  Anyone who has tutored or has been tutored has experienced all the disorganization that surrounds a fairly simple process. The problem is that since you never know when you need a tutor and tutors aren’t waiting for you to...
LightSail_FITA
#NYCTech -  After a long day of school no child likes reading. The TV is buzzing and they’d rather be sprawled on the couch than reading. Of course these children have no clue how important it is to be literate, but at least the process of...
Jopwell_FITA
#NYCTech -  Starting a career can be tough, and with most internships requiring that you have at least a year of experience, getting that first year can seem impossible. Jopwell, understanding that companies have certain quotas of...
Authorea_FITA
#NYCTech -  Along with the incredibly important task of writing research papers come the annoying conventions that the paper requires. Columns, charts, sourcing the charts and so much more, and these are not simple to navigate on a Word or...
Grovo_FITA
#NYCTech - Going into a new job there are often new things to learn that you may not have experience in. Not wanting to seem like you have no clue what you are doing, you want a resource that can educate you about your own job. Grovo has you...
NYC Education Startups Most Capital 2015.002
#NYCTech -  Today, I take a look at the 10 companies that have raised the largest education startup funding rounds in New York City in 2015 using some data from our friends at Crunchbase.   In addition to dollar amount, I have included type...
#NYCTech -  You spaced out during class and you have no clue how to do your homework. You’ve tried Youtube and you don’t want to listen to a 30-minute speech on the off chance that it will answer your very specific question. Where should you...