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Top 10 EdTech Startups - 2018

With the rise of digital revolution at its peak, businesses today cater and leverage technology in every way possible in order to make optimum utilization of resources to provide effective and easy services to its customers and users. It is no longer an exception that technology has cemented its place and altered education system as well. As the time passes by, technology innovations have transformed the education landscape by bringing new ideas of engagement and virtual learning processes.

However, traditional methods of teaching and learning are no longer proved to effective at the age of modern gadgets and technology. With the proliferation of mobile devices and applications for learning and even for gamification made the entire landscape upside down. And simultaneously, the entire education market is increasing at a rapid pace and it is forecasted that education investment industry is expected to reach $252 billion by 2020. The evolution of the market scenario has driven edtech startups to create exciting and relevant changes in the coliseum of education. Moreover, technology has played a crucial role to address the requirements of differently abled learners. This is where edtech startups are attracting people from every background on the basis of excellence and perfection.

In response to such needs and demands for education technology, a distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs, VCs, and analysts including CIO Applications Magazine’s editorial board reviewed the top solution providers in the domain, and shortlisted the ones that are at the helm of providing state-of-the-art edtech startups for the education technology market. We present to you the “Top 10 EdTech Startups – 2018,” offering a glance at tailor-made and efficient solutions for your organization.

Company Logo Company Name Company Description
brightwheel brightwheel is the all-in-one platform for early education, serving as the hub for schools, childcare providers, camps, and after school programs
Cirrus Assessment Provides an easy to use and reliable end to end e-assessment platform to simplify the process of digital examinations
Educents Educents brings together digital & physical products and makes them easy to browse, shop, and discover - for parents & educators worldwide
GoGuardian GoGuardian provides software for schools to help manage devices and deliver more effective digital learning environments
Hippo Video The Company offers Hippo Video, a powerful video content creation and sharing platform for educators and schools
Kaizena The firm offers tools for educators to provide high-quality feedback on students’ projects and presentations using Microsoft Office 365 and Google Docs
Kiddom Kiddom builds technology enabling teachers and learners to unlock their full potential
Quizlet Quizlet provides engaging, customizable activities with contributions from people everywhere
RobotLAB RobotLAB provides robots, both virtual and humanoid, along with curriculum, lesson plans, and activities
uCertify The Company provides online courses for Information Technology certifications with their innovative and interactive learning platform