EdTech Champion Portcrash: Interview with Founder and CEO Maike Niemeier

If you want to change the sphere of early education for the better, you have a long and winding road ahead of you. Many edtech entrepreneurs and edtech startups jump at the opportunity this very minute, as traditional analog education methods and digital innovations finally overlap in the mainstream. Hybrid approaches may help bridge the gap between old-school approaches and alienating teachers and other educators with entirely new digital learning ecosystems. With a strong focus on a positive user experience and storytelling, edtech innovations may even conquer the kid’s room. In this CEO interview, we take a look at German edtech startup Portcrash, based in Petershagen.  1) Questions regarding Portcrash Maike,

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EdTech Champion Lingokids: Innovative Early Language Learning For Kids

Great ideas often stem from one’s own experiences. When Marieta Viedma, the founder of Lingokids, couldn’t find appropriate early language learning resources for her young child she and her brother Cristobal Viedma took matters into their own hands. They created an immersive, self-directed and fun learning environment. Using AI, the activities are assessed and customized to provide the best possible learning experience for each kid. Read on to learn about their success story and job opportunities at this pioneering company. 1) The Success Story Of Lingokids Please introduce yourself briefly. Who are you and what do you do? My name is Luis Alejandro and I am the Business Development Lead at

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9 of the Most Important Edtech Incubators and Accelerators

Edtech startups, still new in the business world that is ever challenging to adapt to, face more obstacles than previously imagined. Stiff competition and limited resources are huge obstacles to overcome. Staying afloat means forming alliances and networking with other startups, and boosts from available opportunities. A great way to get help early on is to join an Edtech incubator or Edtech accelerator. The Importance of Incubators and Accelerators for Edtech Startups Edtech Incubators and Edtech accelerator programs are essential for the survival of startups as they offer vital resources such as financial support and mentoring. Several startups have been given the opportunity to access critical financial resources and other forms

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