Search and Enroll in 1,500+ NYC Classes in Engineering, Design, Marketing, Finance, IT and More
NEW YORK – July 11, 2013 – MasterStreet, a free search engine for professional and executive education classes and programs, is releasing its public beta site for New York City. Built in collaboration with top NYC technology companies and educational institutions, MasterStreet offers a first-of-its-kind search platform featuring over 1,500 short in-person classes and open-enrollment programs from Columbia, Cornell, NYU, Fordham, Baruch, Pratt, FIT, SVA and other top institutions. Users can search and compare classes across all institutions, enroll directly on the MasterStreet website, and evaluate the productivity of classes and programs in which they and their teams have participated. MasterStreet’s broad and growing selection of classes and programs enables talent-driven companies and their teams to access the skills they need to meet the challenges of growth.
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Aula TareasPlus allows teachers to upload original content and lesson plans for students
NEW YORK – April 29, 2013 – TareasPlus, a San Francisco-based startup that has delivered more than 10 million STEM video lessons in Spanish to students throughout Spain and Latin America, today announced the beta launch of their new platform Aula TareasPlus at the TechCrunch Disrupt Conference. Aula TareasPlus is an educational exchange that allows students to connect with the best teachers from around the world to learn, practice their skills and test their knowledge of material in the areas of math and science. The exchange provides teachers a platform to upload original material to connect with students, giving students access to immediate answers and opportunities for learning. Continue reading TareasPlus, Leading Instructional Video Platform in Latin America, Launches New Educational Exchange
Top Investors in Edtech Startups to Join Panel Moderated by Liz Gannes from AllThingsD
SAN FRANCISCO – May 9, 2012 – Technapex, an emerging outlet for education technology news from TriplePoint, today announced an upcoming event for May 23, 2012, featuring a panel on the growing number of investments in education technology companies. The panel, like the previous Technapex event, will be held at Roe (651 Howard Street), a premier nightclub in downtown San Francisco. Attendees will be treated to drinks and appetizers, followed by an instructive and informative panel moderated by Liz Gannes from AllThingsD. Continue reading Technapex to Host Education Tech Investor Panel on May 23rd
College Students across the Nation Can Play in May 7 Tournament Sponsored by Grooveshark to Win Tuition Grants
SAN FRANCISCO – May 7, 2012 – Grantoo, a social gaming platform that brings college students and companies together in a socially responsible world of gaming, today announced its platform is now open to all college students with a “.edu” email address. Partnering with Grooveshark, the largest internationally available music streaming and discovery service, Grantoo is hosting a nationwide online gaming tournament, giving every student a chance to play against each other to win tuition grants and donate to charity.
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WePay, Grantoo’s first official partner, is pledging education grant money for college students who play in next week’s online social trivia tournament
SAN FRANCISCO – April 5, 2012 – Grantoo, a social gaming platform that brings college students and companies together in a socially responsible world of gaming, is hosting its first public tournament on April 8 in partnership with WePay, the easiest way to collect payments online. The tournament will be open to students at 40 colleges nationwide, including Yale, Duke, Stanford, University of Pennsylvania, UCLA, UC Berkeley, and USC. Students will play against each other in Grantoo’s version of trivia in order to win educational grants towards tuition, books, and other educational needs. To sign up for Grantoo’s first public tournament, visit http://signup.grantoo.org.
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Talk Moderated by TechCrunch’s Josh Constine to Examine the State of Classroom Technology
SAN FRANCISCO – March 23, 2012 – Technapex, an emerging outlet for education technology news from TriplePoint, will be hosting an event on March 28, 2012, featuring a panel on content in the classroom by leading entrepreneurs in the education tech field. The Technapex EduTech Mixer & Panel will be held at Roe, a premier nightclub in downtown San Francisco, where attendees will be treated to drinks and appetizers before partaking in the evening’s panel, moderated by Josh Constine from TechCrunch. The panelists will discuss the benefits of new technology and collaborative learning for students, and examine where the industry is headed in 2012.
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OMGPOP joins new speakers from Google, Klout, eBay and Mozilla –
Early Bird Discounts End March 29th
NEW YORK – March 21, 2012 – Gamification Summit has today announced the addition of Dan Porter of OMGPOP, creator of the hit game Draw Something, to the list of featured speakers at the third GSummit. Taking place in San Francisco June 19-21 and with limited workshop space selling out quickly, GSummit has also extended its Early Bird pricing, representing $300 in savings, until March 29.
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Grantoo Hosts its First Closed Beta Tournament on March 25 in Preparation for Official Nationwide Launch
SAN FRANCISCO – March 21, 2012 – Grantoo, a social gaming platform that brings college students and companies together in a socially responsible world of gaming, is hosting its first closed beta tournament on March 25. Winners will receive grants towards their college tuition and have the opportunity to donate a portion of their winnings to charity.
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