Maybe Step 1 for getting kids to learn is just making sure they’re in school.
Brooklyn’s Notation Capital announced last week its investment in education startup Kinvolved. We’ve covered the edtech company a few times, including this profile from September 2014. (A Notation tweet from January may have been first to break the news. It pointed to a New York Times profile of “port co” Kinvolved.)
The app is essentially a tool for allowing parents, teachers and administrators to better communicate about their child’s attendance. It’s personalized, it’s data-driven and it can go right to the phone of a parent, rather than a mailer or in-person conference.Read Complete Article