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PRESS RELEASES

February 2, 2017: LearnLaunch’s Across Boundaries Conference Brings EdTech Leaders to Boston

February 1, 2017: LearnLaunch & Rocky Hill School Pioneer Bringing EdTech Development into Schools; Building New Innovation Center for Entrepreneurs, Students & Faculty

January 23, 2017: WriteSteps Joins LearnLaunch Accelerator; Benefits from Boston-Based Edtech Industry Leader

January 5, 2017: LearnLaunch Announces Full Agenda For Across Boundaries Conference

January 3, 2017: LearnLaunch Accelerator Announces New Breakthrough Cohort; Adds New Members to Investment Team

November 2, 2016: 5th Annual LearnLaunch Conference to Focus on Personalizing Pathways to Learning and Careers

September 21, 2016: New Research Highlights Edtech as Massachusetts Economic Engine

June 26, 2016 Leading Edtech Accelerator Programs Host  INAUGURAL Education Leadership Investment Day

June 15, 2016 Boston-Based LearnLaunch and Tokyo-Based EduLab Group Announce Global Partnership

June 15, 2016 Boston’s LearnLaunch Accelerator Features Five Breakthrough Edtech Companies at 5th Annual Demo Day

April 27, 2016 Learnlaunch Accelerator Names Four Edtech Companies to Inaugural Breakthrough Program

January 5, 2016 LearnLaunch’s Inaugural BREAKTHROUGH Program Now Accepting Applications

September 15, 2015 LearnLaunch Accelerator Names Sevent Edtech Startups to Fall 2015 Accelerator Program

June 3, 2015 LearnLaunch Accelerator Showcases Six Transformative Edtech Companies to Financial and Strategic Investors at 3rd Annual Demo Day
February 10, 2015 LearnLaunch Accelerator Names Six Edtech Startups to Winter 2015 Accelerator Program
January 6, 2015 David Rose To Keynote at Upcoming LearnLaunch Edtech Conference on January 23-24, 2015 at Harvard Business School
December 3, 2014 3rd Annual LearnLaunch Edtech Conference Kicks Off January 23, 2015 at Harvard Business School
November 4, 2014 LearnLaunch Appoints New Managing Director
October 27, 2014 LearnLaunch Accelerator Drives Growth for Edtech Portfolio Companies

NEWS

February 2017

February 6, 2017: ‘Learn’-Launching the 2017 Edtech Conversation With Cautious Optimism

June 2015

Venture Fizz Women In Tech: Advice and Inspiration from Leaders in Boston Tech and Venture
Fast Company 5 Steps To Cultivating A Civic Startup Ecosystem, According To Civic Entrepreneurs
EdSurge EdTech Revolutionaries: Spotlight on Six Boston Area Districts
BostInno Here Are The Six Edtech Startups That Showcased At LearnLaunch’s Demo Day
Boston Business Journal These Are The Six Startups That Graduated From The LearnLaunch Accelerator Program
Xconomy 6 Startups And Edtech Themes From LearnLaunch Demo Day
Beta Boston Six LearnLaunch Accelerator Teams Demoed Their Ideas Last Night

May 2015

Venture Beat 12 Reasons You Should Never Launch a Startup in Boston
US Chamber of Commerce, 1776 Innovation that Matters: How City Networks Drive Civic Entrepreneurship (Report)

March 2015

EdWeek ‘Education Innovation Clusters’ Aim to Improve Schools
Nearshore Americas Boston’s Cengage and LearnLaunch Open Accelerator to Bolster Education in Latin America
Xconomy Massachusetts Tech Jobs, Investment Growing—But Not Fast Enough?

February 2015

EducationDive Ed tech incubator LearnLaunch making Latin American expansion
EdSurge LearnLaunch Expands to Latin America
BetaBoston Boston ed-tech firm Cengage Learning announces the expansion of LearnLaunch to Latin America
EdSurge Meet the Next Six Startups in the LearnLaunch Accelerator
Xconomy LearnLaunch Picks Six Edtech Startups for Upcoming Accelerator

January 2015

EdSurge Boston’s Edtech Scene Shines (With a Dusting of Snow)
BostInno 600 Influencers Will Be Gathering to Discuss the Problems Plaguing Ed-Tech: LearnLaunch’s third-annual conference kicks off Friday
BostInno Cengage Invests in LearnLaunch to Grow Boston’s Ed-Tech Ecosystem
EdSurge LearnLaunch Accelerator Closing in on $1.9M Round
EdSurge Cengage Invests in LearnLaunch Accelerator

December 2014

Metro Want to stop working from home? Try these coworking spaces in Back Bay

October 2014

GettingSMART  Smart List: 30 Innovation Investors
The Boston Globe Will education technology be the next growth sector?

September 2014

Boston’s Informer Boston’s LearnLaunch Accelerator Opens Up Applications to Third Edtech Cohort Program Gettingsmart EdTech 10: #SchoolInfo Challenge
Education Drive Boston incubator looking for 8 ed-tech startups
University Business LearnLaunch opens third round of funding for Ed Tech startups
Reuters Boston’s LearnLaunch Accelerator Opens Up Applications to Third Edtech Cohort Program
THE Journal LearnLaunch Opens Third Round of Funding for Ed Tech Startups
Campus Technology LearnLaunch Accepting Applications for Third Round of Funding for Ed Tech …
BostInno LearnLaunch Rebrands Itself to Reflect the Growth of its Ed-Tech Ecosystem
The Boston Globe Digital Classroom Tools Raise Privacy Concerns
EdSurge Where are K-12 Edtech Venture Backed Startups Based?
NewsSchools Venture Fund Where are K-12 Edtech Venture Backed Startups Based?
Getting Smart Smart Cities:Boston 

August 2014

Internship Connection How Nicole Got Face Time with Dozens of Investors at Boston’s Ed Tech Accelerator  

June 2014

Leader Bank Leader Bank Sponsors TiE Sharks Event at TiECON East 2014
BostonCHI Thanks for the Great Year
EdTech Times LearnLaunchX’s Demo Day Introduces New Solutions to EdTech
Technical.ly Book&Table graduates from Boston edtech accelerator

May 2014

WBUR Learning Lab Seven EdTech Startups Demo At LearnLaunchX
BetaBoston A startup helping students land jobs after college: LearnLaunchX grad
uConnect Tech & Learning Edtech Startups Showcased at Boston Event
Xconomy LearnLaunchX Startups Showcase Two Big Themes in EdTech
EdSurge  LearnLaunchX’s Spring Demo Day
BetaBoston What a difference a year makes: LearnLaunchX demo day recap
Boston Business Journal Meet the seven startups graduating from LearnLaunchX’s edtech accelerator VentureFizz LearnLaunchX Demo Day: Boston’s Newest EdTech Startups Debut
BostInno 7 Startups Graduate from Boston’s Ed-Tech Accelerator LearnLaunchX
BetaBoston The LearnLaunchX 2014 demo day in photos
EdSurge EduCanon Sweeps Edtech Biz Competitions, Wins $115K
Boston Business Journal Edtech startup Listen Edition now helping 35k students learn through public radio 

April 2014

Boston Business Journal Five angel investing lessons from Jean Hammond, Zipcar’s original investor
Arc Capital Development Arc Capital Development Celebrates 10th Anniversary in Boston with LearnLaunchX 

March 2014

Tech Cocktail 7 Educational Technology Startups That Deserve Your Attention
Angel Capital Association Top angel investor Jean Hammond and startup EyeVerify win coveted Angel Capital Association awards
BetaBoston It’s accelerator season: Here’s how to make the cut at LearnLaunchX, MassChallenge, and more
Edtech Digest Lessons from LearnLaunch in further expanding the education innovation ecosystem
Boston Herald Site that sells student class notes nabs another competitor
PRWeb MindEdge Announces Collaboration with CogniiEIN
Newsdesk Education Innovators Predict Rapid Scaling and Improved Student Success From Education Technology at Annual LearnLaunch Conference
BostInno Are Employers Hurting the Innovation Happening in Education?
EducPros.fr Boston : Building the Future 

February 2014

Edudemic 7 New(ish) EdTech Startups Worth Watching
EDUKWEST Overview: The Seven Edtech Startups in LearnLaunchX Winter Cohort
edcetera Overview: The Seven Edtech Startups in LearnLaunchX Winter Cohort
BostInno Mayor Walsh: ‘We Want to Make Boston the Tech Capital of the World’
EdSurge LearnLaunchX Announces Winter 2014 Cohort
EducPros.fr SPÉCIAL BOSTON (3/6). LearnLaunchX, l’éducation pensée par des start-up
Boston Business Journal LearnLaunchX names 2nd ed tech accelerator class
BostInno Boston’s Ed-Tech Accelerator Announces the 7 Startups Joining Its Newest Class
EdTech Times LearnLaunchX Names Seven Edtech Startups to Winter 2014 Accelerator Program
Boston.Com Inside the Hive LearnLaunchX selects 7 edtech startups to Winter 2014 Accelerator Program
The Daily Free Press Show me the money: Boston-based companies help startups start up 

January 2014

Boston Globe Magazine People & ideas: 24 movers, shakers, and AHA! moments
Fast Company Need To Grow Your EdTech Startup? Edtech Incubators Are Popping Up Everywhere 

November 2013

Boston Business Journal Jean Hammond: more ed tech startups in Boston finding VC 

October 2013

Boston.com Edtech forum shares US, UK innovation
Boston Business Journal Pearson partners with LearnLaunchX & Exponential TechSpace
BostInno Pearson Partners with Exponential TechSpace & LearnLaunch to Drive Innovation in Education VentureFizz Pearson Teams Up with LearnLaunch, Exponential TechSpace, LearnLaunchX to Make Boston Center of EdTech World
The Chronicle of Higher Education Colleges Join the Ed-Tech Revolution by Nurturing Young Companies
EdTech Times Pearson Partners with Exponential TechSpace, LearnLaunch and LearnLaunchX
Justmeans Pearson Announces a Partnership With Exponential TechSpace and LearnLaunch to Support Boston’s EdTech Ecosystem
The Boston Globe Listen here How a former reporter is bringing radio into classrooms
The Bookseller New edtech partnerships for Pearson
EdTech Times Application Window Open for 2nd LearnLaunchX Program
Rocket News LearnLaunchX opens applications for next class of education technology startups Boston.com LearnLaunchX opens applications for next class of education technology startups
PRWeb Pearson Announces a Partnership With Exponential TechSpace and LearnLaunch to Support Boston’s EdTech Ecosystem
Prime and Hubtech21 (Interview) LearnLaunchX, Boston incubator for EdTechstart-ups 

September 2013

Boston.com New edtech cluster emerged at LearnLaunchX Demo Day
The Christian Science Monitor Education tech start-ups: No longer the ‘sleepy’ crowd
Boston Business Journal Seven ed-tech startups pitch at 1st LearnLaunchX Demo Day
BostInno 7 Startups Launch Out of Boston’s EdTech Accelerator
EdSurge Boston Graduates Yet Another Class (of Startups)
EdTech Times EdTech Community Gathers from Far & Wide for LLX Demo Day
EdTech Times LearnLaunchX’s Cohort Debuts at Inaugural Demo Day
WGBH Xconomy: Back To School For Startups
Boston Herald Scott Brown a witness to ‘surreal’ scene
SEEN LearnLaunchX Inaugural Demo Day
WSJ: <Market Watch LearnLaunchX Graduates Seven Education Technology Companies at Inaugural Demo Day
Boston Herald Deval Patrick: Surplus no substitute for tech tax
Venture Fizz Gradeable’s Parul Singh is Boston’s Next Big Startup CEO
Xconomy Cognii Chasing “Siri for Education” at LearnLaunchX & TiE Challenge

August 2013

Silicon Republic MindCET and the ed-tech accelerators looking for better ways to learn
Huffington Post Small Business Why (and How) We Chose the Home Base for Our Startup
AMP Agency AMP Agency to Mentor 6 edTech Start-Ups in LearnLaunchX
The Boston Globe Start-Ups Focus on Creating Tools for Teachers

July 2013

The Boston Globe Venture Capitalists Drawn to Start-ups in Unusual Sectors
Zolmax News Venture Capitalists Back Home Building and Telecommunications More in 2nd Quarter

June 2013

EdSurge Boston EdTech Accelerator Unveils First Cohort
TechCrunch Boston’s LearnLaunch Unveils First Batch, as EdTech Accelerators Continue to Proliferate
Upstart Business Journal An ed-tech accelerator gets off the ground in Boston
FinSMEs LearnLaunchX Announces First 8 Startups to Join EdTech Accelerator
GigaOM Battle of the EdTech Accelerators
Xconomy EdTech Accelerator Names First Class
Boston Business Journal EdTech startup accelerator LearnLaunchX names 8 startups to 1st class
BostInno Boston’s EdTech Accelerator announces the 8 Startups in Innaugural class

March 2013

Rude Baguette Bridging the divide between the Paris & Boston startup communities
Publishing Technology The Five Ed-Tech Accelerators that could change Education Publishing Forever
GigaOM Data, makers, and MOOCs: 6 edtech trends to watch at SXSWedu

February 2013

Xconomy Xconomy Report
Boston Business Journal In Brief: LearnLaunchX accelerator opens applications
FinSMEs LearnLaunchX Opens Applications
VentureBeat It’s raining ed-tech accelerators
MarketWatch LearnLaunchX Accelerator Opens Applications for First EdTech Program
Technapex EdTech Accelerators, Unite!
Yahoo! Finance LearnLaunchX Accelerator Opens Applications for First EdTech Program
EON LearnLaunchX Accelerator Opens Applications for First EdTech Program
Xconomy Ed-Tech Isn’t For Wimps
VentureFizz VF Tidbits
GigaOM Edtech accelerators go corporate: Pearson and Kaplan launch startup programs
Startl New Accelerator LearnLaunchX Looks to Make Boston Ed-Tech Capital of the World
EdSurge How to Survive in Edtech
Boston.com Across Boundaries: Innovation & the Future of Education
Boston Business Journal New edtech startup accelerator LearnLaunchX, planned for Boston Area
Xconomy New Accelerator LearnLaunchX Looks to Make Boston Ed-Tech Capital of the World
Yahoo! Finance LearnLaunchX, New EdTech Accelerator, Gives Start-ups Strategic Sector Insight and Reach, Market Development Advantages, Seed Capital
BostInno A New Accelerator Program for EdTech Entrepreneurs Launches in Boston

 

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