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EdTech Outlook 2016 – Richard Taylor

In this second interview of our EdTech Outlook 2016 series we talked to Richard Taylor, a seasoned edtech entrepreneur and angel investor based in London.

Richard shares his thoughts on the impact of China on the global edtech market, a possible edtech bubble, promising markets as well as trends, like VR and the maker movement.

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Interview: How ed-invent is putting Teachers at the Heart of Edtech

One of the fastest growing verticals in the education space besides MOOCs is probably the edtech incubator / accelerator. Those programs offer training and mentorship, sometimes office space and other perks, in return for some equity in the startup.

Lately, more and more of the established brands in the education space got into this space launching their own programs. Our supporter Macmillan Digital Education, a hybrid between incubator and investor, is one example, Pearson and Kaplan have both launched their initiatives just recently. Continue reading Interview: How ed-invent is putting Teachers at the Heart of Edtech