What EdTech Unicorns Say —And What They Don’t— About The Elearning Space

American Edtech Unicorns Have Surged in 2020. What Do They Tell Us About the Sector

By Henry Kronk, eLearningInside News. This article was originally published at news.elearninginside.com Updated on August 17, 2021. What’s in a unicorn? When Cowboy Ventures founder Aileen Lee coined the term in 2013, the world had only 39 startups valued at $1 billion or more. Today, CB Insights counts 465. Back in 2018, Quartz’s Alison Griswold […]

Belt and Road and EdTech: Facts About China’s Learning Ecosystem Play

A method of coordination using a mix of markets and centrally planned mechanisms, on the works for decades, seems to be giving China’s education industry key advantages to become the indisputable leader in EdTech innovation for decades to come. Part of the success relies on its ability to support an ecosystem that lowers entrepreneurial costs, […]