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Education Technology: Global Trends, Opportunities and Challenges, An Investor Perspective


Eliza Erikson
Omidyar Network

While access to education has improved around the world, quality remains a significant problem. Technology’s ability to scope and scale rapidly means there is tremendous untapped potential to leverage edtech to improve student learning outcomes. In particular, tech-enabled differentiated learning is necessary to meet students’ unique needs and help them learn at their own level. Based on Omidyar Network’s $100 million invested in education, Venture Partner Eliza Erikson will share insights on how investments in high-growth technology products and services, evaluation tools, partnerships and resources can reach more students effectively.