Want to get a pulse of what’s happening at the intersection of education and technology in the Twitterverse? Check out this growing and evolving list of informative & inspiring tweetters:
@newtechnetwork– works nationwide w/ schools, districts & communities to develop innovative public high schools that promote deeper learning.
@JackCWest– Public High School Teacher, EdTech Enthusiast (Bay Area local)
News & Reviews:
@hackeducation – Audrey Watters, writer of all-things-edtech
@MindShiftKQED– Tina Barseghian, MindShift explores the future of learning, covering cultural and tech trends and innovations in education
@edutopia– Inspiration and information for what works in education.
@educationweek– American education’s newspaper and website of record.
@momswithapps– Collaborative group of family-friendly developers seeking to promote quality apps for kids and families
@InnosightInstit– a non-profit think tank that applies Clayton Christensen’s theories of disruptive innovation to the social sector.
@tvanderark– Tom Vander Ark, interested in innovations that customize & motivate learning and extend access
@thinkschools– Alex Hernandez, Charter School Growth Fund where he covers the Western US and TX. He also leads CSGF’s next-generation schools effort around blended learning.
Funders & Ecosystem Development:
@NSVFSeed– Initiative of NSVF to make investments in early-stage ed tech companies improving opportunities for children from low-income communities.
@LearnCap– Learn Capital funds companies revolutionizing how the world learns. Based in SF but facing the world.
@rethinkEducation– invests in progressive growth-stage companies that are at the forefront of the education technology industry.
@SocraticLabs– 1. An educational technology accelerator practicing lean startup. 2. A hub for educators, technologists & innovators.
@4pt0schools– 4.0 Schools- a community of curious people committed to solving the toughest problems in education.