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The broken edtech ecosystem investors once avoided is changing

Previously considered risky investments, it’s true that many edtech startups -- commonly founded by "teacherpreneurs" hell bent on mending education through tech innovation -- either tank or fail to

Powering Smart Content For Publishing Giants, Knewton Lands $51M To Take Personalized Learning Global

Just when it looked like the <a target="_blank" href="http://edreach.us/2013/11/11/edtech-hype-bubble/#!">bubble might be cracking</a>, that venture capital <a target="_blank" href="http://www.cbinsig

Knewton Prepares To Take Education by Storm [TCTV]

Here at the World Economic Forum in Davos, among the banking, shipping, steel and transport magnates of the global economy, there are a number of technology entrepreneurs floating around. As they rub

Foursquare, Scribd, And Spotify To Be Dubbed 2011 Technology Pioneers At Davos

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/wef.jpg" /> The World Economic Forum has announced its list of 31 <a href="http://www.weforum.org/en/Communities/Technology%20Pioneers

Knewton Brings On Ex-AOLer David Liu As COO

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/davidliuhed.jpg"> Online learning startup <a href="http://www.knewton.com/">Knewton</a> has a new chief operating officer. <a href="h

Educational Technology Company Knewton Scores $12.5 Million More

<img class="shot2" src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/12/knewton-logo.png" alt="" />Online educational technology startup <a href="http://www.knewton.com/">Knewton</a> has comple

After Near-Death Experience, Grockit And Its CEO Come Back Strong (Screenshots)

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/12/Farb-150x200.jpg" width="150" height="200" /> Sitting across from Grockit CEO <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/farbood-nivi">Farb Ni

Knewton Bags $6 Million Series B Round For Adaptive Learning Platform

<a href="http://www.knewton.com/"><img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/04/knewton-logo-215x43.png" width="215" height="43" /></a> Online educational startup <a href="http://www.knew

Knewton Takes Adaptive Learning To The Next Level

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/12/knewton-logo.png" /> Textbooks are so yesterday. Yet student backpacks are still weighed down by them. Replacing those textbooks wit

Amazon Names Finalists For $100,000 Startup Challenge

<img src="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/aws-startup-challenge.png" alt="aws-startup-challenge.png" /> Amazon Web Services has just named the seven finalists for this year's <a href="http: