Iowa's First EdTech Accelerator Cohort Launches
Learn about the 4 companies that were a part of the cohort
Home to nationally recognized testing programs and a top-ranked K-12 public education system, Iowa’s long-standing commitment to educational excellence is well-known. And, with the growing role of digital technology in the classroom, Iowa’s educational technology (EdTech) industry has emerged as a large, fast-growing and impactful business sector.
Iowa not only has a solid foundation of EdTech companies specializing in publishing, content development and skills assessments, the state’s three public universities pioneered research programs dedicated to advancements in educational technology. These research programs developed a startup culture around EdTech, which has raised more than $22 million in investments since 2010.
With the state’s blend of established businesses, research programs and a committed workforce, Iowa is well-positioned to become a leader in the EdTech sector.
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