10 Minnesota Made Edutech Products Slated For DEMO2


Educelerate Twin Citiesthe meetup for all things edutech in Minnesota — has announced the 10 companies appearing at EdTech DEMO2 on January 14 at the Carlson School from 6–8 pm.

The format is simple, and if you know Minnedemo, then you know the rules: 7 minutes each for real working technology, sans PowerPoint.  EdTech DEMO2 organizer Steve Wellvang describes the mix as mostly pre-revenue startups with a few more established companies showcasing new products.

StoryCub — children’s picture book stories delivered on the web; Dave Swerdlick

DocentEDU — online curriculum management tool for teachers; Matt Nupen

GuideK12 — Geovisual analytics for education; Julie Fitzgerald

Direct Measurement Videos — experiential learning videos for physics instruction; Peter Bohacek

Andamio Games — mobile device games for education; Adam Gordon

Lodestar Learning — online learning authoring tools; Bob Bilyk

Yemyo — collaborative tools for learning environment; Frankie Poplau

Awear Technologies — wearable’s to help kids pay attention; Rod Greder

Assessment Systems — builder of cloud-based assessment platforms; Keith Morical

Ideagist — virtual incubator platform for collaboration; Hassan Syed