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Thursday, June 23 • 11:30am - 12:30pm
Workshop - Feats and Flops: Trailblazing the Edtech Market

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Explore different sustainable business models for game developers in the learning market. Five SBIR grantees will share their personal stories of successes and challenges in bringing their learning games to education marketplace. SBIR Program Manager Ed Metz will ask the group questions about crowdfunding, partnering and licensing agreements, and working with teachers and schools. This is an interactive discussion with an audience Q&A.

Case studies presented by:

David Langendoen, Electric Funstuff
Kara Carpenter, Teachley
John Krajewski, Strange Loop Games
Victoria Van Voorhis, Second Avenue Learning
Jessica Berlinski, Personalized Learning Games

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Edward Metz

Program Manager for Small Business Innovation Research and SBIR and Education Technology Research Grants, Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education
Edward (Ed) Metz is a developmental psychologist, education researcher, and program director. Since 2004, Ed has worked as a research scientist at the US Department of Education’s Institute of Education Sciences, where he directs programs that seed fund the R&D and evaluation of... Read More →

Thursday June 23, 2016 11:30am - 12:30pm EDT
Starr Foundation Hall