Investing in EdTech Research to Enhance Impact

Speakers

Dan Cogan-Drew

Newsela

Mike Fee

Spotlight

Michelle Tiu

WestEd

Why invest in research on edtech? How can edtech research improve student outcomes? What challenges exist in conducting edtech research? This panel will explore learnings and best practices from an edtech accelerator and will share perspectives from researchers, investors, and entrepreneurs. The insights shared in this panel were synthesized from formative and summative research conducted with 74 edtech ventures through the NewSchools Ignite accelerator.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Level: Basic Understanding