Beginnings of consolidation in K12 and bootcamps; explosion of interest in tutoring, homework help, and English-language learning in China; launch in Europe of the first two funds dedicated to edtech investment (ourselves included!).
We explore the role of SmartToys in equipping children with the skills they will need in order to successfully navigate a world of ubiquitous technology. Special attention is paid to how toys that are currently on the market can be utilized to develop computational thinking. Finally, we give toys to consider buying for your children this holiday season!
In order to stay relevant in an increasingly digital, diverse, and dynamic world, education too must digitalize at all levels, from PreK & Elementary to Corporate & Lifelong Learning. There is space for both entrepreneurs and established companies in building a vibrant, optimistic ecosystem for a better tomorrow.