The unprecedented growth of educational technologies today is offering students, teachers, and parents with new channels for collaboration and communication, aimed at boosting the quality of education. From mobile apps to cloud computing, these technologies are ushering in a concept of connected learning, which goes beyond the four walls of the classroom.
While the new tools are creating more opportunities in terms of learning and growth for the students, it's offering an easy and cost-effective way for administrators to drive value into their institutions. From building robust infrastructures that support strong wireless networks to implementing innovative learning management systems, K12 institutions need the support of innovative technology providers, to achieve their objectives.
To say the least, 2017 promises to be an interesting year for K12 education. Thanks to entrepreneurial activity in the broader education space that boosts the opportunities to improve outcomes for the K12 system. And, there are many disruptors in education technology that are helping to redefine the way students learn, obtain skills, and get credentialed. In this edition of Education Tech Insights, a distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs, VCs, and analysts including the editorial board has chosen the “10 Hottest K12 Solution Providers - 2017.”