Technology has increasingly become the focus of education aid and international action. However, much of these education resources are predicated on schools having reliable access to the Internet. While traveling through Mauritania, I saw computers sitting, dust-covered, on shelves because they couldn’t be kept charged, and well-designed education materials unused because they relied on Internet […]
We’ve all seen the optimistic initiatives claiming that they can teach kids to code. The only problem with these well-intentioned projects is that they ignore the fact that kids need to be engaged. This is what separates Ozobots from the rest. The AI code-able robots are primarily toys and through playing with the cubed robot […]
With nearly 70% of college graduates accruing some financial debt, information and resources regarding student loans are as valuable as ever. If you are looking for a one stop hub to assist you in making a plans to release yourself from this debt, look no further than Student Loan Club. The service provides loan calculators, […]
Everyone seems to know that learning to code is one of those things that will help your career in the modern era, but few people are actually doing it. Codesmith is changing that. The 12-week program empowers people from a variety of backgrounds with the skills they need to compete in the tech-enabled world. With […]
People love complaining about how college makes you read Hamlet but not how to take care of your own finances. While this complaint may be valid, there is one Startup that is actually doing something about it. Youthful Savings, the financial education curriculum app is getting to the future of our country and giving them […]
The latest high-tech toys offer enough expert features to keep an aspiring roboticist or programmer engaged, but are also simple and fun enough to keep an 8 year old busy for hours on end.
SchooLinks is a platform that helps students find and get into their dream school by connecting them with the people from those schools and, in the words of Katie Fang, Founder of SchooLinks, “humanizing their admission profile”. Katie sits down with LATechWatch and introduces us to the platform that she wishes she had during her […]