Combining the unabashedly innovative spirit of education technology with the academic rigor and excellence of one of the nation's top-ranked education schools, the Jefferson Education Accelerator aspires to bring transparency and a relentless focus on outcomes to evaluating and supporting the most promising education solutions.
A public-private partnership cultivated by the Curry School of Education Foundation, the Jefferson Education Accelerator provides business development mentorship, analysis, networking opportunities, access to financing, and most importantly, evaluation of products and services to growth-stage companies in the education sector.
The Curry School Foundation seeks support for for the ongoing operations of the Accelerator, as well as investments in the private venture fund known as the Jefferson Education Fund.
In the Media:
Which Ed-Tech Tools Truly Work? New Project Aims to Tell Why No One Seems Eager to Find Out - Chronicle of Higher Ed
‘Merit Not Marketing' - Inside Higher Ed
Business, University Venture to Test Ed-Tech Products - Education Week News
New Accelerator at U Virginia School Putting Ed Innovation to Test - Campus Technology
The Only Metric That Matters in EdTech: Student Outcomes - Forbes
July 29, 2015
Jefferson Education Accelerator Picks First Partner - Inside Higher Ed
*In order to provide for the general support of the Curry School, 5% of each restricted gift installment is designated as unrestricted operating funds.
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Jefferson Education Accelerator