Startup Weekend Education Entrepreneurs

Apr 10 '15 7:30pm - Apr 12 '15 10:00pm @ 4-5 Bonhill St, London
Techstars Startup Weekend Teams
A tool for teachers to incorporate spaced repetition into their lessons
Language Speaking Game
To provide tools that help facilitate a better tuition experience.
Messaging service from Students to the teacher in class
An app that uses deadlines and incentives to impose pressure on students
Online platform helping young people figure out what to do beyond school
Website allowing teachers to upload lesson ideas and get feedback
Centralized online marketplace for school service providers
Improving schools through frequent feedback
App comarison website with reviews by teachers and educators
Facilitators
Product and SaaS obsessed
Solo traveller, alum of the New Entrepreneurs Foundation, www.dearpenny.com
Have you ever had an idea for improving education? Here's your opportunity to  transform your education ideas into action in 54 hours. Find the right people with complimentary skills & the passion & dedication to build a startup quick & smart. Test your idea with real potential customers, receive coaching from experienced education entrepreneurs & industry professionals, and win prizes that will help you take your startup idea to the next level of execution! We're looking for passionate educators, parents, students, entrepreneurs, developers, and designers who want to make to make a difference in education now. Come learn the basics of founding & launching a successful education startup while solving real problems in education. The event:  We bring together a diverse group of people passionate about making a positive impact on education.  In 54 hours, participants share ideas, form teams, build products and launch education startups.  Startup Weekend EDU begins w...
Have you ever had an idea for improving education? Here's your opportunity to  transform your education ideas into action in 54 hours. Find the right people with complimentary skills & the passion & dedication to build a startup quick & smart. Test your idea with real potential customers, receive coaching from experienced education entrepreneurs & industry professionals, and win prizes that will help you take your startup idea to the next level of execution! We're looking for passionate educators, parents, students, entrepreneurs, developers, and designers who want to make to make a difference in education now. Come learn the basics of founding & launching a successful education startup while solving real problems in education. The event:  We bring together a diverse group of people passionate about making a positive impact on education.  In 54 hours, participants share ideas, form teams, build products and launch education startups.  Startup Weekend EDU begins with open-mic 60-second pitches Friday night that result in the formation of small teams around the best, most viable concepts. Teams spend Saturday and Sunday focusing on customer development, validating their ideas and building prototypes with the help of experienced coaches. On Sunday, teams demo their education products and receive valuable feedback from a panel of expert judges.

Here's some of the things you get from attending:

A free .co domain name
$100 of AWS credit for hosting
Awesome coaching by edtech industry leaders
Fun swag from Google, .Co and more!
Breakfast, lunch and dinner for the whole weekend 
A network of new developer, designer & entrepreneur friends that are also excited about improving education 

Startup Weekend EDU events are 54-hour events designed to provide superior experiential education for technical and non-technical entrepreneurs.  Beginning with Friday night pitches and continuing through brainstorming, business plan development, and basic prototype creation, Startup Weekend EDU events culminate in Sunday night demos and presentations.  Participants create working  education startups during the event and are able to collaborate with like-minded individuals outside of their daily networks. All teams hear talks by industry leaders and receive valuable feedback from local entrepreneurials. The weekend is centered around action, innovation, and education.  Whether you are looking for feedback on a idea, a co-founder, specific skill sets, or a team to help you execute
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