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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.

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94
Local Employees
Chicago
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RedShelf
Edtech
As a leading distributor of digital learning materials, RedShelf provides technology to the learning community to accelerate the transition to digital. In collaboration with strategic partners, publishers, institutions and campus bookstores, RedShelf offers easily accessible and cost-effective learning materials to students everywhere.

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74
Local Employees
Chicago
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Screencastify
Edtech • Software
Screencastify is Chrome's most popular screen recorder. Using our famously simple browser extension, you can capture, edit and share screen videos in the blink of an eye. More than 7 million people recorded over 2.2 million hours of video with Screencastify in 2017 alone.

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4
Local Employees
Chicago
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Afterskoolz
Edtech • Kids + Family
Afterskoolz is dedicated to helping parents search, schedule, and enroll in after school activities and camps for their kids.
2
Local Employees
Lisle
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Txt2Teach.me
Edtech • Mobile

Txt2Teach.me allows study centers to send test and certification prep questions to their students' phones. The instructors know immediately how their students are performing, and can tailor the students' questions automatically, creating an individualized study experience.

Chicago
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CG Cookie, Inc
Edtech
CG Cookie is a small team of happy artists and developers making a difference by teaching the Game Developers and Animation artists of tomorrow how to succeed in 3D animation, game development, and digital art.
6
Local Employees
Geneva
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Fletch
Edtech
Fletch is a social learning platform that empowers students to invite any classmate to a study groups or get a quick answer at any hour. For colleges, we provide access to realtime data on which students are at risk of dropping out.
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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Helios Digital Learning
Edtech

Helios Digital Learning is an education media and training firm that specializes in using the power of storytelling to help students and professional strengthen their ethical decision making. We deliver engaging first-person stories as told by white-collar felons, their victims and experts covering fraud and ethical lapses ranging from insider...

3
Local Employees
Chicago
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TrainSignal
Edtech • Digital Media

TrainSignal is an award-winning provider of online courses for IT professionals, in subjects like Microsoft, Cisco, VMware and CompTIA.

Acquired in August of 2013 for $23.6 million by Pluralsight.

50
Local Employees
Schaumburg
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CareerStarter.com
Edtech • HR Tech
Social Hiring
Top talent competing to work for you...
CareerStarter offers a social hiring platform that enables employers to send applicants job skills based challenges requiring applicants to submit job relevant work samples showcasing critical skills and abilities during the pre-interview selection process. Our solution is to move past search...
2
Local Employees
Dev Bootcamp
Edtech
Dev Bootcamp is an immersive coding bootcamp founded in 2012 with campuses in NYC, San Francisco, Chicago, Austin, Seattle and San Diego. Our collaborative, supportive environment provides students with hands-on learning and creative challenges. Full-time, passionate instructors and career developers offer guidance and support, all the way through
Chicago Startup Weekend
Edtech • Events

Startup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs who are learning the basics of founding startups and launching successful ventures. It is the largest community of passionate entrepreneurs with over 400 past events in 100 countries around the world in 2011.

The non-profit organization is headquartered in Seattle,...

University of Illinos System
Edtech
The University of Illinois System is the state's flagship public university system. The three distinct universities in Urbana-Champaign, Chicago and Springfield serve the people of Illinois through a shared commitment to our missions of excellence in teaching, research, public service and economic development.
UGO Language
Consumer Web • Edtech

UGO Language is a technology-enabled English Language learning company with a mission to help Brazilian corporations and their employees successfully interact with international associates, peers, and customers.

Blending the best aspects of in-person learning with our iterative online platform, UGO’s focus is on overcoming the common barriers that...

Chicago
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MBA IQ
Consumer Web • Edtech

The MBA IQ measures your knowledge, giving you the power to build a strong foundation in business.

2
Local Employees
Imua
Edtech • HR Tech

Imua is a collective progress tool that empowers mentors to track students’ progress and guide them towards achieving their educational goals. Imua will enable organizations to establish a customized roadmap of short-term milestones that advance students towards a long-term educational goal. Data will be collected for every milestone to...

Chicago
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Coding While Black
Edtech
Coding While Black develops platforms that connect, educate, and empower black web professionals and entrepreneurs.
8
Local Employees
Chicago
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Digital Adventures
Edtech
Digital Adventures leverages cutting-edge technology, knowledgeable instructors, and the coolest toys (robots, 3D Printers) on the planet to create a fun, interactive environment that teaches kids (1st-8th) how to code computers. We offer programs on a variety of topics including: video game design, 3D Printing, Minecraft Mods & Lego Robotics.
3
Local Employees
Wilmette
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LaunchSource
Edtech • Sales
LaunchSource is a career accelerator that is changing the way recent grads start a business career. We provide a unique career development experience that includes learning & development through a one-of-kind experience.
10
Local Employees
Boston
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University of Chicago, Center for Research Informatics
Big Data • Edtech
Dedicated to Improving human health and advancing science through innovative biomedical informatics, the CRI works in clinical data analytics, software engineering, genomic analysis, and more. In addition to world-class research at UChicago, we collaborate on major multi-institutional projects that are transforming healthcare and data science.
40
Local Employees
Chicago
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Acentive
Fintech • Edtech
Acentive is a performance-based crowdfunding platform that helps students raise money for college tuition and expenses. We offer students a simple and socially-acceptable way to gather financial pledges from family, friends, and community members. Pledges are tied to future academic performance, creating powerful incentives for students to excel.
1
Local Employees
Chicago
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LearnLeo
Legal Tech • Edtech

For decades, students have had to figure out law school on their own. As graduates of top law schools, we’ve seen it firsthand: the learning curve is steep, and many students find success too late in the game. We founded LearnLeo because we think that with the right advice and a few new tools, students' law school lives could be a lot better a lot...

7
Local Employees
Chicago
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