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Dave D.

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Boulder, CO
Hometown: Boulder, CO

Member since:

March 26, 2013

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Whats your role in education? Are you a teacher, entrepreneur, policy maker, business, investor, parent, or other?

I'm a disruptor and a VP at TechStars and have been working with TechStars for over 6 years. I used to work with Microsoft in the BizSpark and Startup team. I'm passionate about the rapid disruption that is occurring around education and learning. I see it in my kids, I see it in the founders that come to TechStars and I see in around innovations we are driving like the http://www.startupinstitute.com.

What's one topic you'd like to see covered?

The Kaplan EdTech Accelerator, powered by TechStars, takes the best mentors and knowledge from one of leaders in education, Kaplan and teams that up with the extensive mentor network of TechStars. The program is being run by TechStars in New York city this summer at the Kaplan HQ. If you are interested in applying, go to http://KaplanEdTechAccelerator.com. We also have some meetups scheduled, which you can see on the same page.

Introduction

Dave Drach here from TechStars. I've been working on a new program, the Kaplan EdTech Accelerator, powered by TechStars. I'd be happy to answer any questions about the program. Thanks.


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