EdSurge on Press

EdSurge Wraps Up Funding; Launching New Initiatives
February 26, 2014

EdSurge’s Tony Wan named to Forbes’ 30 under 30: Education list
January 7, 2014

EdSurge’s Tony Wan and Betsy Corcoran quoted on The Economist’s Cassandra blog
November 26, 2013

EdSurge Featured Twice in the “Smart List: 50 Great Blogs & Blasts” by Tom Vander Ark’s GettingSmart Blog
Selected as one of the best “Edtech Blogs” and “Better Blasts.”
August 6, 2013

White House invites EdSurge to follow President Obama in Google+ Hangout with Students and Teachers
“Students and teachers from the Science Leadership Academy in Philadelphia, PA, Loris Elementary in Horry County, SC and Chappell Elementary in Green Bay, WI demonstrated how they are using the internet and technology in their classrooms.
June 6, 2013

EdSurge CEO, Betsy Corcoran, Chosen as “Education Rock Star” by ActivateEd (funded by Broad Foundation and Education Pioneers)
June 1, 2013

EdSurge Wins Award For Building Community at the GSV Education Innovation Summit
EdSurge is recognized for delivering a high ‘Return on Education’.
April 18, 2013

EdSurge Makes the List of TED’s “Education Blogs to Follow”
April 4, 2013

EdSurge is listed as #35 on the “Teach100” top 100 blogs in education
March 31, 2013

EdSurge listed as top of “Three Companies Changing The Campus Experience” by edcetera
March 23, 2013

NBC: Class Action / Inside EdSurge
“Betsy Corcoran, co-founder and CEO of EdSurge, talks about the online education clearinghouse and the growth of ed-tech companies.”
January 23, 2013

Teaching a New Generation of Coders and Web Developers, Radio Interview with Betsy Corcoran by WNYC
September 11, 2012

EdSurge CEO, Betsy Corcoran Selected to Interview Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski
“Secretary Duncan will participate in a conversation about the future of digital learning with Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski and CEO of EdSurge Betsy Corcoran at the LEAD Symposium on Technology in Education 2012, in Palo Alto, CA.”
September 10, 2012

EdSurge Nabs $400K From Washington Post, NewSchools To Be A Resource For All Things EdTech
August 29, 2012

RANDA Podcast Interviews EdSurge Co-Founder on Education and Technology
“The Core of Education Podcast hosts Betsy Corcoran, tracing the history and vision of EdSurge, and discusses the future of teachers and technology.
June 19, 2012

DIY Learning in the Digital Age
The Maker Faire exhibit, created by Burlingame-based EdSurge, highlighted learning in a new age.
May 25, 2012

Q&A with EdSurge’s Betsy Corcoran
EdSurge has been described as “TechCrunch for education,” and its newsletters are the highlight of our week. We also spoke with Betsy about educators’ roles in edtech startups, companies that are helping lower the cost of tuition for students, and what the “future of education” means to her.
May 21, 2012

Maker Movement inspires students, teachers
May 6, 2012

Event Videos

Chicago (July 2013)
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SXSWedu (March 2013)
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SF Meetups (Jan 2013)
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Maker Faire (May 2012)
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