All posts by Kirsten Winkler

Kirsten Winkler is the founder and editor of EDUKWEST.

Funding: The Top Five French EdTech Startups

For a complete overview about the French EdTech Market checkout our EdTech Startup List France.


With La French EdTech challenging the UK and Germany for the top spot in European EdTech, we sifted through our data and compiled this list of the top 5 best funded French edtech startups for you.

Up to now La French Tech as a whole is especially known for its affinity to e-commerce and B2B solutions. The latter is also true when it comes to investments in French edtech startups as all five on our list are positioned in the B2B space. Continue reading Funding: The Top Five French EdTech Startups

Another Strong Quarter for European EdTech as Investments Double

NEW: Get our latest EdTech Funding Report Europe 2016.


Interest in European EdTech investments does not seem to dwindle down anytime soon, to the contrary.

The market started with yet another strong first quarter, nearly doubling the number of investments and total raised compared to Q1 2016.


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Fact Sheet: K-12 is Europe’s Hottest EdTech Vertical

2016 has been a very good year for Europe’s K-12 edtech startup scene.

In terms of attracting investment it managed to leave Higher Education and Language Learning, the leaders of previous years when it came to attracting funding, far behind this time. Continue reading Fact Sheet: K-12 is Europe’s Hottest EdTech Vertical

EdTech Market Brief: Germany

With the publication of the 2017 version of our EdTech Startup List Germany, the most recent update of one of our best-selling lists, we thought it to be the right time to release our newly created EdTech Market Brief Germany.

With this report we aim to give our readers an introduction to the educational technology market in Germany, show the opportunities we see in the market as well as point to some of the challenges we know first-hand startups and their investors are faced with.

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European EdTech Raised over €62 Million in Q4 2016

NEW: Get our latest EdTech Funding Report Europe 2016.


The European EdTech Market ended the year on another high with 26 startups raising over €62 million from over 50 investors in the fourth quarter.

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