Where are the other educational startups?

I’ve just written an article for TechCrunch UK about the lack of educational startups in the UK - you can find more details here :


From the article:

“The market for Education in the UK is massive - there are 26,562 different schools in the UK, and 157 universities and classroom based learning is only part of the picture. There is also adult education, distance learning, workplace training and many qualifications that could be thought of as niche, but have high enrolments each year. On top of formal education there is informal education that is best represented by language learning and the “Dummies guide to” range of books……”

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