October 16, 2013 – Pearson Announces Partnership with LearnLaunchX & Boston’s Edtech Ecoysystem
Pearson, the world’s leading learning company, today announced a strategic partnership with Boston’s most influential edtech ecosystem players: Exponential TechSpace, an edtech entrepreneurship campus; LearnLaunch, provider of educational programs and events to the region’s edtech community; and LearnLaunchX, Boston’s edtech accelerator. The partnership will create new innovative relationships and opportunities for collaboration between Pearson and Boston’s entrepreneurial edtech community in order to tackle some of the biggest challenges in education. READ MORE
October 15, 2013 – LearnLaunchX Accelerator Opens Applications for Second Edtech Program
LearnLaunchX today opened applications to its second edtech accelerator program, which will host up to eight early stage companies for an intensive three-month immersive program in Boston starting on February 10, 2014. The application deadline is November 22, 2013.
LearnLaunchX’s accelerator program is designed to help early stage edtech entrepreneurs successfully grow their startups. Selected companies will participate in a three-month residential program in Boston, MA and will receive seed funding, mentoring, free working space, strategic guidance, and access to the investment community. Entrepreneurs emerge with the strategies, creativity, and tenacity to successfully develop, launch and win adoption for their digital learning solutions. MORE
September 18, 2013 – LearnLaunchX Hosts First Demo Day
LearnLaunchX, Boston’s education technology accelerator, today graduated seven education technology start-ups. The inaugural Demo Day event was held in District Hall, located in Boston’s Innovation District at 75 Northern Ave. READ MORE