The EdTech Podcast: #56

THE EDTECH PODCAST: A BI-WEEKLY AIRING OF EDTECH INTERVIEWS, TRENDS AND NEWS FROM @SOPH_BAILEY.

#56 - EXTRA with ron reed, Exec Director, SXSWedu

Feb 19th 2017

What's in this episode?

  • Quick catch up with Ron Reed at EWF on tips for SXSWedu
  • Longer skype interview with Ron Reed about:  
    • Leading and exiting with an early edtech content business 
    • Liaising with the major content publishers 
    • Dealing with initial hostile audiences for edtech 
    • Changing state law and leading a new wider definition of 'textbooks', more inclusive of digital content & opening up access funding
    • Launching SXSWedu during the financial downturn
    • Advice for new startups
    • New collaborations on work-based learning  


Read more at https://theedtechpodcast.libsyn.com/#kVzvU7vs7tfUelkR.99

 

 

Amanda Barker

EdTech Exchange