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Boston New Technology Startup Showcase

The Boston New Technology Startup Showcase The Boston New Technology Startup Showcase (#BNT90) was held on Monday, June 18th. It was hosted by the law firm office of Foley Hoag in downtown Boston, overlooking the harbour. I was the first speaker of the night. I began my presentation by noting that colleges and universities are [...]

By |June 21st, 2018|edtech, News|0 Comments

Scalar Learning Podcast – Ross Jones & emotuit intro

We're very behind with our posts on here, but that's because we've been working very hard on our Moodle release, which should be coming out soon. Not only that, but we've been talking to lots of different people around the world; From Asia, to Mexico, Brazil, the US and the UK. In our talks, one [...]

By |August 29th, 2017|edtech, education, News|0 Comments

ReCharge 2017 South Carolina University – Palmetto College – Emotuit & Data Science

We were recently asked to speak at the very first ReCharge event held at University of South Carolina's Palmetto College, with many of the South Carolina Universities attending. The 2 day event had many different speakers, all centered around the theme of online learning. With such a great variety of speakers, we heard a lot [...]

By |June 12th, 2017|edtech, education|0 Comments

Mecate 2017 – emotuit Chosen as Finalists!

We don't always shout about the good things that occur... OK we do, but with great reason. They're really great things! This time is no exception as well. If you haven't heard of the Mecate program (http://mx.socialab.com/challenges/mecate-2017), it's tagline is "Envisioning the future of education" which could well have been written by us, it is [...]

By |May 6th, 2017|edtech, News|0 Comments

Reimagine Education Awards Judge 2017

We are big fans of the reimagine education awards, in fact we entered last year and we are really behind everything they do to try and push innovation in the education space. Not only do their awards give a great platform for companies in edTech to gain more exposure and recognition, but the people behind [...]

By |May 2nd, 2017|edtech, education, News|0 Comments

Do We Really Understand Student Engagement?

So, do we really understand student engagement? You will see in our space, the big wide world of education, that more and more is being focussed on "student engagement", and first we have to have a look at what it is, before we can understand it, and why does it even matter? Well, the worldwide web, [...]

By |April 7th, 2017|CEO Soapbox, edtech, education|0 Comments

Analytics is a thing in Education

Analytics is actually a thing... it's just matured. Yesterday, I read Mike Sharkey's post on the Blackboard Blog about analytics not featuring on the NMC Horizon report for 2017, when it has across pretty much every year in the last 5. Mike went on to say that analytics was no longer a "thing" but instead [...]

By |March 14th, 2017|edtech, education|0 Comments

Course Beta Testing On The Rise

Is online course beta testing, a thing of the future? Whilst sipping a cup of coffee and taking 5 minutes from the chaos around, I found myself scrolling through the stories on Edsurge and one happened to catch my eye; online course beta testing. As I read through the article, at first I was thinking [...]

By |March 2nd, 2017|edtech, education|0 Comments

Meet Our New Vice President of Research & Development

New VP of R&D joins emotuit We’d like to welcome Roger Taylor to the emotuit team as VP of R&D, and thought we’d take the opportunity for everyone else to find out a bit more about our new team member and what makes Roger tick. Hi Roger, firstly welcome to the team! We’re really [...]

By |February 20th, 2017|edtech, News|0 Comments

EdTech Conferences – The Who Why What?

EdTech Conferences - Where do we start? It always comes to January and we have that decision to make about which edtech conferences we will be attending or even sponsoring, or exhibiting at that year. It's a minefield! The options go on forever and around the globe, too. Now, we would love to attend all [...]

By |February 15th, 2017|edtech, News|0 Comments