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The EdTech Startup Show

Jun 25, 2020

Today‚Äôs guest on the EdTech Startup Show is Mike Teng. 

Mike Teng is the CEO and co-founder of Swing Education, a tech-enabled marketplace business that matches substitute teachers with schools in need. He was a software engineer in the private sector and then the tech director at a K-12 charter school network. He...


Mar 6, 2019

Today on the EdTech Startup Show, I talk to Chris Castiglione (@castig).

Chris is the Dean of One Month, an adjunct professor at the business school at Columbia University, and the host of his own podcast, On Books.

(Note: One reason to start your own company - you get to give yourself an awesome title like...


Feb 11, 2019

Today on the EdTech Startup Show, I talk to Eileen Murphy Buckley (@eileencerca), founder and CEO of ThinkCERCA. ThinkCERCA offers personalized close reading and argumentative writing lessons for students.

This conversation was so interesting to me because Eileen has worked in all facets of education: in the classroom...


Feb 1, 2019

Michlle Brown knows that a teacher's favorite word is...free! Today, Michelle and I discuss the powerful CommonLit platform, the free service offering teachers thousands of texts, at different levels, to help engage students and boost their literacy skills.


Jan 31, 2019

Today, on the very first episode of the EdTech Startup Podcast, I talk to Brett Kopf - founder of Remind.

  • What Brett learned from talking to 100s of teachers (before they ever wrote a single line of code)
  • Lessons learned from the impossible expectations of Brett's high school football coach
  • If every student had a Mrs....