Golden
Cluster: Educational technology

Cluster: Educational technology

A cluster of topics related to the use of technology in education to improve learning and teaching.

Teaching technology platforms

Platforms that connect teachers and students.

Learning management systems

Learning Management Systems (LMS) administer, document, track, report and deliver learning. Educational assets are uploaded to the Learning Management System, which makes them accessible for remote learners. In some cases, the LMS may have built-in eLearning authoring tools that allow the user to develop online training materials without additional third-party software.

Social platforms

Social platforms connect students with each other. In K-12 settings, social platforms are being used to connect students and educators to other stakeholders, such as parents. Some, such as Graduway, focus on communication between alumni and on career growth.

Educational games

Content researchers, aggregators and providers

Open access academic journals and publishers

Open Educational Resources

Open Educational Resources are shared teaching, learning, and research resources available under legally recognized open licenses.

Publishing

Second hand textbooks

Online Courses

These include massive open online course (MOOC) platforms and proprietary operators.

Content creators

English language teaching (ELT) and language learning

Companies that provide a platform and content for language learning and others that utilize technology to facilitate live contact with a human instructor.

Learning disabilities

These companies offer products or platforms that aim to overcome learning disabilities.

Accredited programs

These companies partner with universities to offer a variety of accredited general courses online.

Institutional, program, and classroom management

Institutional management

Institutional management programs include scheduling and events calendaring software.

Online Program Management (OPM)

  • 2U
  • Academic Partnerships
  • Bisk
  • Embanet
  • Wiley Educations Solutions

Classroom management software

Classroom management software assists in the creation of a class environment meant to better engage students in the learning process. These tools can limit students distraction, give teachers visibility to students' screens, and also give parent's visibility to how their child is performing in class.

Student Information Systems (SIS)

Educator management

Financing and support

Venture capital, incubators, accelerators, and student loan and debt repayment companies for focus on education, educational technology, and students.

Venture capital

Firms that provide funding to ed tech companies and non-profits.

Incubators and accelerators

Student loans and financing

These include lenders, micro-lenders, and payment processing companies.

Education ICOs

  • Code of Talent
  • Coin2College
  • DD Coin
  • EdToken
  • Expercoin
  • Extra Credit
  • HolidayCoin
  • KNW Token
  • Larecoin
  • LiveEdu
  • ODEM
  • PeruCoin
  • TootyrToken
  • True Reply Token
  • TuteCoin
  • Tutellus

Non-profits

Alternative educational for children

Career advancement and planning

These companies offer coursework and mentorship for people interested in furthering their career.

Bootcamps and engineering courses

Short, full-time programs that teach digital, technical, or other career-focused skills. Coding bootcamps cab last from 6 weeks to 2 years and focus on fast, high impact learning.

Ed Tech Events

Event name
Location
Date

AFR HE Summit

Melbourne, Australia

August 27-28, 2019

BETT

London, UK



BETT Asia

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia



BMO Back to School

New York, US



Connected Learning Summit

Irvine, US



Dare to Learn

Helsinki, Finland



Digital Learning Annual Conference

Austin, US



ED Games Expo

Washington DC, US



EdSurge Fusion

San Francisco, US



EdTech Asia Summit

Hong Kong, China



EdTech Conference

Laatzen, Germany



EdTech Sweden

Stockholm, Sweden



EdTechX Africa

Cape Town, South Africa



EdTechX Asia

Singapore



Education Expo

Beijing, China



Education Innovation Conference

Bangalore, India



EduTECH

Manila, Philippines



EduTech Australia

Sydney, Australia



EduTechX Europe

London, UK



GES

Beijing, China



GET China

Beijing, China



ICDEET

Beijing, China



International Schools China

Shanghai, China



Israel EdTech Summit

Tel Aviv, Israel



ISTE Conference

Chicago, US





Learning theories and methods

Other



Timeline

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Audrey Watters

Writer



Miguel Angel Perez Alvarez

Teacher and author



Taichi Kato

Co-Founder of



Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date

Aprendizaje y Ciberética



Web



Hack Education

Audrey Watters

Web



Inteligencia Artificial y educación

Miguel Angel Pérez Alvarez

Web





Miguel Angel Perez Alvarez

Web



Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link





Companies

Company
CEO
Location
Products/Services

Questo AI



SG, Singapore

Question Generation Application