Tools for education entrepreneurs
A starting place where one might find ideas, identify trends, or discover statistics to help assess the viability of an education business idea.
Like the phone book on steriods. Lists information about public and private companies. Searchable by industry. Has listings of people too.
Format: -View ReferenceUSA
Demographic info about people. Variety of reports about income, race, age, as well as spending on selected products and services.
Format: -View DemographicsNow
National Center for Education Statistics
Statistics and reports on a wide variety of education topics.
Format: -View National Center for Education Statistics
Washington's Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI)
Datasets about Washington State schools
Format: -View Washington's Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI)
Statistical Abstract of the United States
Statistics and information on a wide range of topics, including education. Citations for each table are also useful, as they point to who is collecting data on a given subject. Available as a database through the library.
Format: -View Statistical Abstract of the United States
Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
Format: -View Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
Edutech | A World Bank Blog
World Bank Blog on the use of Information and Communication Technology to benefit education
Format: -View Edutech | A World Bank Blog
Ed Tech Developer's Guide
Guide for developers, startups and entrepreneurs addresses key questions about the education ecosystem and highlights critical needs and opportunities to develop digital tools and apps for learning
Format: -View Ed Tech Developer's Guide
Online access to articles on a variety of issues and trends related to Ed Tech.
Format: -View EdTech Magazine
Digest of Education Statistics
Lots of statistics on various aspects of education. Most recent edition is 2012.
Format: Book - 1976
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