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So You Want to Work in Edtech? Here at EdSurge, we are committed to helping the most relevant learning tools get into the right hands.

So You Want to Work in Edtech?

But the real magic of learning isn’t about tools. It’s about the people who brainstorm and build them, test and tweak them, invest in and incubate them—and most importantly, the teachers and students who use them. We know this because we are lucky enough to rub elbows with a diverse posse of creative and committed individuals who’ve chosen to devote their time and talents to education. And we’re inspired. With this in mind, we’ve put together a guide to help you navigate the world of education technology careers. In addition to the articles below, we’ve created a bunch of nifty graphics! Success Counselor - I WANNA WORK IN EDTECH. The primary responsibility of Success Counselors is to support a caseload of approximately 85 college students at 2-3 college campuses.

Success Counselor - I WANNA WORK IN EDTECH

Success Counselors provide one-on-one academic, financial, personal, and career advising.Success Counselors track and record student progress in our database using both quantitative and qualitative data.Success Counselors also support programming connected to some of the following activities: transition events for graduating high school seniors, relationship-building with college and university partners, on-campus event planning for students, resource development and curriculum planning.

Success Counselor roles are full-time; frequent travel to college campuses is required, and overnight visits are possible; occasional evening and weekend work is required. Benefits. Careers. Edsurge. Gmail – La messagerie avec espace de stockage gratuit de Google. Assistant Academic Director - Bridge at Manhattanville College at Bridge.

Are you looking for a fast-paced and multi-cultural work environment where you can make a difference?

Assistant Academic Director - Bridge at Manhattanville College at Bridge

Are you passionate about international education and enjoy working with students from all over the world? Then this position may be right for you! Bridge is seeking an energetic Assistant Academic Director to provide excellent support to international students at our new BridgePathways Intensive English Program (IEP) at Manhattanville College. BridgePathways prepares international students for admission and academic success in U.S. universities. About Bridge: Bridge Education Group, Inc. What makes Bridge different? Position: Assistant Academic Director – BridgePathways (Full-Time) The Tech Elite's Quest to Reinvent School in Its Own Image. Salman Khan sits at the head of a conference table, surrounded by about a dozen children, talking about Hitler.

The Tech Elite's Quest to Reinvent School in Its Own Image

It’s late June, nine months into the first year at Khan Lab School, Khan’s educational R&D lab in Mountain View. At most schools, the students would be counting down the minutes until their summer vacation. But the Lab School eschews most of the traditional trappings of US education, including summer break. So the kids here don’t seem particularly fidgety. Or at least not any more fidgety than your standard group of 9- to 12-year-olds sitting in a warm room analyzing the decline of the Weimar Republic.

Khan himself is the famed creator of Khan Academy, the online juggernaut that provides thousands of hours of free video tutorials and exercises to anyone with an Internet connection. But a few years ago, Khan began arguing that videos weren’t enough. Khan was hardly the first to level this critique. Click to Open Overlay Gallery But it all ended up coming together. Gmail - Free Storage and Email from Google. Gmail - Free Storage and Email from Google. Nina4airbnb. Campaign Results. What's This About?

Campaign Results

In April, I launched the most exciting campaign of my career. After a decade of working with high profile personalities and Fortune 500 brands, I applied what I learned about marketing and storytelling to build a campaign that would show Silicon Valley companies the value I would add to their teams. Within two weeks, the website that hosted the campaign received nearly half a million hits, my resume was viewed over 14,000 times and I achieved my goal of interviewing with Airbnb and dozens of other high profile companies. With global media attention and millions of impressions through social media, the experiment was a hit. I’ve worked on several high impact campaigns, and this is the most exciting one because it succeeded without a budget or a support team, proving that the success was completely tied to executing the foundations of marketing.

I never formally studied marketing, but I’ve always had an insatiable curiosity about what grasps people’s attention. The Start. Nina4airbnb. How Students Get Started. Change the world through social entrepreneurship - Lead Organizer - UNC at Charlotte: 3 Day Startup Opportunity - VolunteerMatch. High School College Readiness Counselor at Futures in Education (Halstrom Academy) in Orange County, California Area - Job.