With Mayor Bloomberg's iZone Plan, New York City Schools Start Thinking Like a Startup

Education startups aren’t the only ones trying to disrupt the system. New York City itself is borrowing some of the principles from the startup world– like user-centric design, innovation labs, beta testing–to see if the can change the lagging system from within.

The challenge of the Innovation Zone, or iZone project is think beyond the status quo. Since the project has more meaningful problems to contend, we’ll try not to harp on the derivative nickname. Read More

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