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Wyzant
Edtech
We believe 1-1 instruction is the most powerful way to unlock “I get it” moments—when eyes light up and confidence is born. With an extensive selection of tutors listed, Wyzant helps more students, in more places, than anyone else. We work hard to make personalized learning accessible and affordable, and we're looking for great minds to join us.

Dental Benefits
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Health Insurance Benefits
401(K) Matching
+4
94
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
BenchPrep
Edtech • Enterprise Web
BenchPrep helps the world's leading education, training, and assessment companies build and deliver best-in-class online learning programs. Customers include ACT, Becker Professional Education, AAMC, CFA Institute, CompTIA, ProLiteracy, HR Certification Institute, Hobsons, McGraw Hill Education, OnCourse Learning, and GMAC.

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+20
58
Local Employees
Chicago
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RedShelf
Edtech
Founded in 2012 and recently named one of the nation’s fastest-growing private businesses by Inc. Magazine, RedShelf is a Chicago-based EdTech company helping to make education both more affordable and more effective by replacing yesterday’s pricey print publications with today’s more dynamic and far less expensive digital content.

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+23
80
Local Employees
Chicago
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Edovo
Edtech • Social Impact
Edovo is a social impact company that provides fair and honest communication services, educational and vocational programming, and re-entry preparation for justice-involved people and their loved ones. Our mission is to help everyone connected to incarceration build better lives.

Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Daily stand up
+24
30
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
eSpark Learning
Edtech • Software
Our mission is to re-imagine student learning for all students so it’s student centered; enabling students to succeed in school and life. We founded eSpark Learning to bring differentiated learning to students in public schools. We support the delivery of tailored instruction through two products: eSpark (iPad) and Frontier (web).
45
Local Employees
Chicago
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Packback
Edtech
Packback Questions are online learning communities that help professors encourage, grade, and tie hard metrics around curiosity in their students, all while giving students a safe place to be fearlessly relentlessly curious about what they're learning in class to foster curiosity and critical thinking skills.
38
Local Employees
Chicago
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STRUT Learning
Edtech
We are optimizing learning for the individual by focusing on a child’s emotional intelligence through technology that increases all levels of learning.

Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Casual Dress
Chicago
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Pie for Providers
Edtech • Software
Pie for Providers is a nationally recognized social enterprise backed by organizations like the University of Chicago and OpenIDEO. We are using technology to help child care providers build stronger businesses. We offer a digital assistant that simplifies government programs so providers can increase their revenue and save time.

Health Insurance Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Unlimited Vacation Policy
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3
Local Employees
Chicago
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Goldstar Learning, Inc.
Edtech • Software
Goldstar Learning is a Chicago-based EdTech software company founded in 2000 to answer education's evolving assessment, reporting, and data-analysis needs. We provide K-12 educators with industry leading web-based tools that assist in raising student achievement and provide real-time access to student achievement data used to shape their instructio

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10
Local Employees
Chicago
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Nomad Credit
Big Data • Consumer Web
Nomad Credit is a financial marketplace for those under served by other marketplaces. We aim to find the right product for international students and/or visa holders currently or planning to live in the U.S. Nomad Credit allows international students and visa holders to search for schools, education loans, and other financial products.
4
Local Employees
Chicago
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Otus
Edtech • Software
Otus brings the entire school community together on a common technology platform reducing the number of disconnected solutions educators use while providing actionable insight to school leaders.

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+27
24
Local Employees
Chicago
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ThinkCERCA
Edtech • Kids + Family
ThinkCERCA is on a mission to set every student up for real-world success. The ability to synthesize information and communicate ideas effectively is key to college and career readiness. We help educators teach these critical thinking skills through argumentative writing across subjects. See our results: http://ThinkCERCA.com/results

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+6
30
Local Employees
Chicago
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AdaptiBar
Edtech • Legal Tech
We are a B2B/B2C company with thousands of users, from first year law students to deans of top ranked law schools. We have been named in Inc 5000’s fastest growing companies for the past two years in a row and have established ourselves as one of the largest and most successful bar prep companies in the country.

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Chicago
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ManageBac
Edtech • Software
ManageBac supports over 2,300 leading IB schools over 600,000 students in over 120 countries. Our Americas office is located in Merchandise Mart in Chicago.

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Wellness Programs
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10
Local Employees
Chicago
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Cappex
Consumer Web • Edtech
Cappex is an online platform dedicated to connecting students and colleges. Since our founding in 2006, we’ve helped over 8 million students achieve their college dreams and more than 1,000 higher education clients with recruiting and enrollment business solutions. Every year, more than 1.2 million high school students register for Cappex. We offer...

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60
Local Employees
Chicago
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Frontline Education
Edtech • Software
At Frontline, our focus is on solving problems for K-12 school districts through innovative software. Today, we are actively developing and acquiring top-notch products to build what we believe will be the best employee management platform for K-12 school district administrators, along with some exciting new tools for educators.

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Onsite Gym
+2
40
Local Employees
Chicago
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The BRIEF Lab
Edtech

Brevity is a language. You can learn it. You can become fluent in it. You can master it. Turn it on whenever you need it. Speak it as if it were your native tongue. And then you will be a 

4
Local Employees
Downers Grove
Location
Fullstack Academy
Edtech • Software
Become a software engineer. Fullstack Academy is an innovative software development school with campuses in NYC and Chicago.
5
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
Amerigo Education
Edtech • Kids + Family
Amerigo supports international students at premier U.S. high schools with a focus on excellent academic outcomes. We combine a nurturing boarding environment along with academic and English learning support to prepare students for success in high school, university and beyond.

Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
+17
20
Local Employees
Chicago
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The Academy Group
Edtech
15
Local Employees
Chicago
Location

Edtech Jobs in Chicago

Production Systems Engineer

Wyzant
Chicago
13 hours ago
This role is responsible for managing the overall health of our production environment running on Google Cloud Platform You’ll be maintaining our Kubernetes clusters and GCE instances running all of our sites and services along with the routing and processes that glue them all together. 

Sales Representative, Campus Sales

RedShelf
Chicago
1 day ago
+24
Generating new campus partnerships via in-person visits and remote correspondence with the goal of expanding partnerships and widening RedShelf's digital distribution of college course materials. Optimizing existing campus partnerships with the goal of providing a focused and personalized experience, while maximizing sales of RedShelf eBooks and exceeding sales targets. Facilitating product understanding and engagement through consistent contact and updates on new products and offers. Effectively gathering market feedback and industry intelligence, while reporting your experiences, challenges, and progress to the organization.

Director of Information Security

RedShelf
Chicago
1 day ago
+24
You have extensive experience working in IT Security or Information Security, preferably leading a team of other professionals. You have previously maintained a compliance process for ISO 27001, SOC2, PCI, and/or FERPA. You have previously worked closely with Engineering teams to guide architectural and process decisions that protect PII or other sensitive information; preferably within a cloud provider such as Amazon Web Services. You have previously integrated a Security-focused approach into an Agile development process by combining training programs along with process changes. You have created and/or maintained a comprehensive security testing plan that includes utilizing third-party security service providers. You have at least one of the following security-focused certifications: CISSP, CISM, or CISA. You have managed vendor/supplier relationships, including contract negotiation, ongoing maintenance & support and problem-resolution. You have previously supported B2B sales efforts with Security Review processes.

Manager of Customer Support

BenchPrep
Chicago
1 day ago
+21
BenchPrep is seeking a talented Manager of Customer Support to join our growing team! As the Manager of Customer Support, you're passionate about providing a phenomenal support experience to our enterprise clients. This includes leading, supervising and mentoring our Customer Support Specialists that are working with customers and product related issues – whether it's answering questions, troubleshooting issues or escalating customer alerts. Additionally, you'll manage (and improve) the tools, processes and documentation needed to best support our clients and enable the Customer Support Specialists.

Account Executive, Higher Education

Wyzant
Chicago
1 day ago
As a successful sales leader, you will use your communication skills to cultivate strong relationships with customers, from first contact until you close the deal. you will find opportunities and turn them into long-term profitable relationships based on trust and mutual satisfaction. If you are motivated and results-driven, and enjoy working in a fast paced environment, we’d like to meet you.
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