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Nowadays, searching for high school scholarships should be easier than ever before—but is it? Searching for plainly “Scholarships” in search engines will return you about 83 million results. That high number of result...
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There's a group of colleges that see huge investment in startups founded by graduates. So which schools graduate the most entrepreneurs?
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Why should you go to college? Deke Pierce offers his take on why you may not need to attend a physical campus. It's an alternative perspective from a post by Jeff Dunn on the future of liberal arts.
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Classrooms of all stripes could use a guide to the fiscal cliff. This infographic does a decent job at simplifying a very complex subject.
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Udemy has officially announced a $12 million Series B round of financing. To give you some perspective, the total funding for Udemy is now at $16 million.
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Looking for grant money? Want to figure out a way to actually bring iPads into your classroom? My mother (3rd grade teacher) has been trying to figure out the best place to start finding innovative grants and funding opportunities for her classroom. I think a new site, GetEdFunding (name says it all), may foot the bill.
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Online learning is a great way to pick up crucial skills to get ahead in life. But where do you turn when you want to try your hand (or feet, as it were) at dancing the tango? What about finding an in-person painting class happening in your town?
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The influx of investment money is a relatively new and exciting experience for the education sector. Over the past couple years, we've seen millions of dollars poured into the 'hottest' startups in education. From Chegg to Coursera, there's been a renewed interest in shaping the future of education.
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This seems like a pretty easy question to answer, right? Who would really choose going to jail over going to school? Well, apparently it depends on what you're going for! If you based it solely on the number of dollars spent on you in each place, then you should pick jail. Really? Jail?
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The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation today announced an $800,000 grant to StartX, which runs a startup accelerator for university students, to support expansion and national scaling of the program.
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There is a massive push to bring more and more learning online. From Khan Academy to Coursehero to online schools, the future is clear. But there's a new take on the current online learning model and it's just gotten some major capital funding. More than a million dollars in funding, actually.
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A new visual thesaurus app for the Apple iPad promises to inspire students to discover and explore words, in an inexpensive or free app. In a twist, the app developers have turned to crowd-funding site KickStarter to raise funds to build the app, and then release it for schools, parents, or anyone else to download for free or 99 cents.
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When it comes to funding for scientific research, it's a tricky business. Most grants are awarded by the government and have little to no input from the taxpayers. A new startup wants to change that. It's called Petridish and it puts the power in your hands to pick which scientific studies should be funded.
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College tuition is no laughing matter. Luckily, there are some schools that have a tremendous amount of financial aid available to students. Schools like Harvard, for example.
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Funding Goal Jonathan Woahn hopes to raise $20,000 in order to fund the development and technical build of EduXchange. Funding will be open for 45 days. Project Description The world of online education is developing...
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As Edudemic 2.0 gets slowly rolled out, I wanted to alert readers and partners to a new initiative taking place behind the scenes right now. Here's the skinny: Problem There are countless great ideas being thrown arou...