TU Incubator supports the largest cluster of edtech companies in Maryland.
EdTech (education technology) is the platforms, tools, and digital initiatives used to improve learning and administrative outcomes and efficiencies, including end users in early childhood, K-12, postsecondary, special, corporate, and workforce education.
The map below highlights the Chesapeake education ecosystem—businesses, incubators, schools and districts, universities and colleges, and other education stakeholders. Click here to view the interactive map.
Towson University is Maryland’s top producer of teachers and constantly works to enhance the educational experience, including integration of technological advancements. TU Incubator leverages TU’s resources and reputation in teacher preparation and education to help our member companies succeed.
Because Learning - Exciting hands-on STEM curriculum and activities for the classroom and home
Ortus Academy - Experiential, game-based learning program for improving kids’ financial skills
PenPal Schools - A global project-based learning community
Prepmagic - Next-gen science education platform reimagining interactive simulations
ProPrep - Custom online course supplementation for higher education based on content from individual courses
Workbench - K-12 STEM project-based learning platform
Happy Teacher Revolution - Support groups for teachers promoting mental health and wellness.
CourseArc - Web-based authoring tool to create interactive and accessible online courses
Lessoncast - K-12 teacher effectiveness platform
Selected - Online matching and hiring platform for teachers and schools
4D Metrics - Postsecondary course development solution
InferCabulary - Teaching and reinforcing K–12 vocabulary
OgStar Reading - Gamified program to reach exceptional K-12 readers
Scrible - Modern research platform for school and work
World Languages 360 - Educational nonprofit connecting students and employers to create a multilingual work force
Nepris - Cloud based platform connecting K-16 educators and industry experts to bring real world relevance and career exposure to students
Steppingblocks - Digital career counselor providing data analytics and resources to help make intelligent college and career decisions
Student Opportunity Center - Creating Career-Ready Graduates Through Experiential Learning
Flash Grade - Cloud-based platform for automating the process of grading paper-based assessments
SmartyPrep - K-12 close reading platform
Prep Factory - SAT and ACT test preparation
Spiral Math - K-12 math formative assessment solution
Mindprint Learning - Online neuro evaluation of student strengths + needs