In this era when technology is changing the face of education, EdTech entrepreneurs hold a significant importance.
They use technology to make education more equitable, accessible; make learning more personalized and derive ways for sustainable teaching methods.
Below is a list of 30 EdTech entrepreneurs you must follow on Twitter in order to be aware about the latest innovations and to grasp some tips about edupreneurship.
1) Elizabeth Corcoran @betsy
CEO at EdSurge, journalist, EdTech entrepreneur and writer
2) Emily C. @emilycchiu
EdTech Entrepreneur and Venture Partner at 500 Startups.
3) Jose Ferreira @Knewton_Jose
Knewton Founder and CEO. Interested in education innovation, tech, entrepreneurship
4) David Blake @davidblake
CEO at Degreed, Techstars, EdTech Accel. Helped launch Zinch and NEWedu, an EdTech entrepreneur.
5) Paul Henderson @paulshenderson
EdTech Entrepreneur, Co-founder of CourseKicker and a Business Strategist.
6) Shane Haggerty @shanehaggerty
Director of Marketing and Technology at Tolles Tech, EdTech Consultant and Entrepreneur
7) Sharon A. Thompson @inspiredtoteach
EdTech entrepreneur, CEO & Founder at Dream Workshop.
8) Jeff O’Hara @zemote
Founder of Edmodo, a social network for teachers, students, & parents.
9) Richard Bergmans @richardbergmans
EdTech Entrepreneur, Founder of EduappNI, Bright Center, & Eduapp.
10) Andrew Ng @AndrewYNg
Chief Scientist of Baidu; Chairman and Co-Founder of Coursera; Stanford CS faculty.
11) Sam Chaudhary @usamahc
Co-Founder of ClassDojo is a technology-based classroom tool that was designed to help teachers improve classroom behavior.
12) Jessie WoolleyWilson @jessieww
Jessie Woolley-Wilson is Chair, President, and CEO of DreamBox Learning®, Inc., the company that pioneered Intelligent Adaptive Learning™—heralded as a “game changer” in the ed-tech sector by nationally renowned academic and technology experts. She is a Learning Innovator, EdTech Pioneer, Learning Guardian Partner.
13) Nick Madhavji @NickMadhavji
MD/Founder at Joskos Group, EdTech entrepreneur & Winner of BETT Awards, AV Awards, STEM Ambassador.
14) Alefiya Bhatia @AlefiyaBhatia
CEO and Founder, Crescerance. Wake up every morning knowing how great it feels to better connect schools to their communities.
15) Don Burton @dcburton
Founder of LearnLabs, Ex- entrepreneur at Disney, McKinsey&Co, Goldman Sachs. An educationalist. Entrepreneur/Founder of various EdTech startups.
16) Sabrina Kay @DrSabrinaKay
EdTech entrepreneur, Chancellor and CEO of Fremont College.
17) Jack West @JackCWest
Goggle Certified Teacher, National Board Certified Teacher, Hapara Lead Educator and an EdTech maniac.
18) Jenny Luca @jennyluca
Head of Digital Learning and Practice from Australia.
19) Simon Breakspear @simonbreakspear
Educationalist and Founder of LearnLabs.
20) Trey Billings @treybillings
Educator, Entrepreneur interested in EdTech and higher Ed Investor in Desmos, Tutortrove and Freudigman.
21) Ryan Torbey @RyanTorbey
K-7 Computer Teacher, EdTech entrepreneur and Co-Founder at The Book Around, a Certified Google Teacher.
22) Anant Agarwal @agarwaledu
CEO of edX. Online educator. MIT professor. Entrepreneur and Blogger.
23) Edmond Wong @edmond2k9
Introducing technologies to improve lives. EdTech entrepreneur. Co Founder and COO of BuzzMob.
24) Moses Machipisa @mosesmachipisa
Global Leader, EdTech Specialist & Entrepreneur.
25) Stuart Draper @stu_draper
Founder of GetFoundFirst & Stukent App.
26) Jaymes Hines @jhines
Innovation Evangelist, Founder of Startup EdTech, Co-Founder of EduTech Summit and an Education Entrepreneur.
27) Spencer Ayres @spencerayres
Product Director at FreeFormers. Educator and Entrepreneur with a passion and interest in digital creativity, EdTech and digital skills.
28) Estefania Ortiz @estefaniaaortiz
Computer Science Major at Stanford, EdTech entrepreneur.
29) Sarah Schupp @sarah_schupp
Digital Media and EdTech Entrepreneur at universityparent.com.
30) Ryan Lynch @builtbyteachers
EdTech gunslinger, Google educator, startup mentor and Creator of TeacherCal. Building EdTech tools for K-12.
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