Displaying items by tag: learning
Looking for: Developer, Marketer, Product manager
OPPORTUNITY: There are literally millions of people the world-over suffering from financial illiteracy (never learned how to budget, save and/or invest), which means they are massively disadvantaged in their earning capacity and enjoying a better quality of life. Furthermore, financial illiteracy puts a direct strain on the economy and society as a whole. The worst affected cohorts are marginalised women…
Looking for: Biz developer, Designer, Developer, Engineer, Marketer, Product manager, Sales person
Similar to KidsSave Tube app - create an Android / Apple App that allows parents to select add content (from Youtube(?)) witout links and commercials to provide a HIGH quality and NO JUNK learning and entertaining resources for children. Variety features can be offered for parents to improve the content that their kids are watching. Subscription based.
Looking for: Advisor, Developer, Engineer, Other
Project: http://adultliteracy.xprize.org - to create an app (Android >=4.0) for adults who want to learn basic reading skills. Test subjects will be 1000 people per app from USA, who read below 4th grade elementary school level (both learners/immigrants and speakers who missed out on education). They will use our app for 1 year to raise their skills by at least…
Looking for: Designer, Developer
If I'm a parent with a child in school, I have a hard time knowing my child is doing, especially if I'm busy working and such. As a teacher, I walk in to a new school year knowing close to nothing about my students and have to go through the same routine of having students and their parents fill out…
Looking for: Developer
A mobile application for ambitious young professionals that tests and tracks the progress in their online learning ventures. Testing by answering questions about the content every day. Tracking progress with a gamified points system. Possibility to play quizzes about the content with/against friends and colleagues.This application will be used in an offering to enterprises who want to engage and motivate…
Looking for: Biz developer, Marketer
I plan to start a Global Study Tour company, focusing on Tours that are of ~2 week duration, with a mix of Expirential Learning & Sightseeing. These tours would be for professional courses such as students doing an MBA, who would be interested in a Educational Trip to an Emerging economy like India to, firstly to add something to their …
Looking for: Developer
My team is developing an online platform to enable users to optimize their learning experiences.  The idea was pitched and started at a Startup Weekend in San Diego earlier this year and was very well received.  The idea has since been pitched to San Diego's local entrepreneur community with very positive feedback.  An initial set of beta users is growing…
Looking for: Developer
As medical school admissions are becoming more competitive every year around the world, pre-medical students are looking for ways to stand out from the crowd - even doing volunteer trips in developing countries. For these students to gain acceptance to medical school, it is vital to demonstrate clinical exposure. Unfortunately, the science-centered education of many of these students deprive them…
Looking for: Designer, Developer
I'm looking to build a platform where students can share their work. To start things off, I want to target Fine Arts students at my university. Essentially a platform where students can share their work in the context of the other students they're studying with. So I imagine a place where I can see various paintings and sculptures for courses at…
Looking for: Designer
Who has the time to read mountains of programming textbooks?  At Coding Newbie, I'm aiming to create the highest quality screen cast tutorials to help all the newbies out there learn programming as quickly and efficiently as possible.  No more sorting through the sea of poorly executed and incomplete tutorial videos on YouTube.  Coding Newbie is being designed to be…