Following the COVID-19 pandemic situation, there has been a record-breaking amount of investments into the digital education market, and this is slated to double in value by 2025. With schools and universities closed to reduce the spread of the virus, educators accelerated the move to online learning, and startups began offering an array of digital solutions.
Technological advancements like artificial intelligence, machine learning and IoT will continue to disrupt education with their innovations. The application of big data analytics in Edtech will be instrumental for personalized learning, determining interventions and to understand what tools or solutions are effective. Edtech startups today are leveraging extended reality, which is a mix of virtual, augmented and mixed realities to offer learning solutions that increase the rate of student engagement.
As education becomes increasingly mobile and online, startups are trying to offer solutions that enhance the student experience by implementing mobile technology. Chatbots will be key in making the learning process more engaging and relieving educators off their workload. They will also play an active role in delivering lectures via conversational messages and engage students in learning with a communication tool of their comfort.
With innovative Edtech startups, classrooms are no longer confined to the four walls of a building. Edtech is enabling educators to leverage the most effective and engaging learning practices using gamification and immersive learning. To help educators collaborate with the best solutions, this edition of Education Technology Insights features some of the renowned Edtech startups that are revolutionizing learning and education with their offerings.
We present to you Education Technology Insights’, “Top 10 EDTech Startups in Europe-2020.”