News and Updates

SXSWedu Policy Forum photo by Rob Santos
Written by Jessi | November 10, 2015

SXSWedu Programming Highlights: Education Policy Content

Policy has a tremendous impact on the future of learning. SXSWedu sees a great deal of attendees from the education policy community and those interested in policy conversations. This community represents a wide range of stakeholders passionate about education including national and state policy influencers, students, educators and more!

SXSWedu Launch Photo by Diago
Written by Jessi | November 6, 2015

LAUNCHedu Application Deadline Extended Through the Weekend

Between the end of daylight savings and Google Calendar going down, it's no surprise that this week has gotten away from us. If you are finding yourself in the same boat this morning, fret no more, SXSWedu has decided to extend the LAUNCHedu startup application deadline through the weekend. Education startups now have until 11:59pm CT on Sunday, November 8 to submit an application to participate in the fifth annual competition at SXSWedu, March 7-10, 2016.