Pearson Launches EdTech Incubator for Startups
Mashable – Camille Bautista
Publishing giant Pearson launched an incubator program for edtech startups, following in the footsteps of other educational companies like Kaplan.
Pearson Catalyst, the new program, will match educational startups with Pearson brands and resources. The company’s vast amount of content will be available to participants who can further develop their products to target and personalize online learning.
Sharing industry insight and connecting with new companies will allow Pearson to promote learning and take advantage of new ideas, says Diana Stepner, head of future technologies.