EdTech

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A practical guide to boosting student-centered learning with digital innovations

#Education is the cornerstone of societal progress, and its effectiveness hinges on its ability to cater to the diverse needs of learners. In an era marked by technological advancements, the traditional, one-size-fits-all approach to education is gradually giving way to personalized #learning experiences.

Estonia’s Education Minister Kristina Kallas on the challenges and opportunities of AI in learning and empowerment [Q&A]

In this exclusive TNGlobal Q&A, Estonia's Education Minister Kristina Kallas delves into the intricacies of Estonia's digital #Education transformation, offering valuable insights for other nations seeking to harness the power of #AI to shape the future of #Learning.

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The future of AI and education

A transformed #education landscape featuring thoughtfully introduced #AI means more than frazzled, fatigued teachers and happier, more productive students. By preparing an incoming labor force better suited for current and emerging jobs, it can easily be a key to next-generation prosperity: the individual kind, and the national kind.

Vietnam’s Prep raises $7M in Series A funding co-led by Cercano Management Asia and Northstar Ventures

Prep, a Vietnam-based language learning and test preparation platform, announced Friday that it has raised $7 million in Series A funding co-led by Cercano Management Asia and Northstar Ventures.

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From algorithms to “aha” moments, the rise of AI in personalized learning

Forget textbooks and one-size-fits-all lectures. #AI is transforming education into a personalized learning odyssey. Imagine conquering weaknesses with laser-focused practice, or diving deeper into passions that ignite your curiosity. No longer a standardized test, #education becomes an adventure tailored to unlock your inner genius.

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How technology can ensure no child is left behind

As society continues to progress and improve with the aid of technology and advances, how can we support one of our most important sectors to progress and ensure no child is left behind in their learning? Now more than ever, it’s critical for the education sector to embrace new innovations and utilize digital technology for the benefit of students most in…

Singapore’s EduSpaze announces six early-stage startups for its accelerator program

EduSpaze, Singapore’s leading edtech accelerator, has on Tuesday welcomed six early-stage startups across the region into its well-established three-month accelerator program. The six startups, including YAHO Lab, Edvance, Quippy, School on Cloud, Safe Space, and Salatech, were selected.

Vietnamese EdTech startup NativeX raises $4M in seed round co-led by Ansible Ventures and Blueprint Ventures

NativeX, a Vietnam-based EdTech startup, has secured $4million in total funding within just eight months since its launch. The firm has raised $1.5 million from angel investors through SAFE instruments in June 2023, and it now completes its seed round for an additional $2.5 million.

South Korea’s Elice raises $14.9M in Series C round led by Vertex Growth

Elice Inc. (Elice), South Korea’s upcoming artificial intelligence (AI)-powered educational platform company, has raised a KRW 20 billion ($14.9 million) Series C round. The new funding is led by Vertex Growth, a growth-stage venture capital fund anchored by Vertex Holdings, a subsidiary of the global investment company Temasek.

Softbank-backed Riiid acquires South Korean edtech firm Qualson

Riiid Inc., a Softbank Vision Fund-backed artificial intelligence (AI) education technology company, announced Thursday the acquisition of Qualson Co Ltd., a leading English language learning and content provider based in South Korea.