Startup in Estonia: #S2 E4 - Educational Technology

In the fourth episode, we are focusing on educational technology, covering the topic with Ede Schank Tamkivi, the CEO of Eesti 2.0 and Märt Aro, co-founder of Nordic EdTech Forum "N8".

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Ede Schank Tamkivi is the CEO of Eesti 2.0,  a non-profit organisation that aims to inspire the next generation of Estonians to choose a future in technology. Ede is also an author and a journalist. 

Märt Aro is the co-founder and Chairman of The Board of Nordic EdTech Forum "N8". He has co-founded 3 NGO’s and 4 companies for education development, including  DreamApply.com Student Admission Platform, which is used by more than 200 universities from 30+ countries.

The podcast is hosted by Joao Rei.

Topics covered in the episode:
  • How does innovation in the education sector work?
  • Do high level of education and the level of happiness correlate?
  • What are the main challenges in education and how can technology help?
  • How to modernize the education system from within?
  • What is a Democratic School?
  • Why do we have a bias that girls are weaker in coding than boys?

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Stay tuned for the next episode in two weeks!

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