September 14th, 2018 | Season 4 | 33 mins 42 secs
army, chicago, education, marines, navy, software development, technology, veterans
A Chicago coding bootcamp teaching veterans to code. Rod Levy comes on to talk about his journey starting up this non-profit, how they get funding and placing these veterans in jobs after they graduate.
May 5th, 2017 | Season 3 | 44 mins 40 secs
education, interview, startup, technology
This edtech startup has raised over 10 million dollars and has worked with over 80k students ranging from kindergarten to 8th grade. They do this through personalized learning and empowering teachers to transform their classrooms with differentiated instruction. Luke is the CTO and Blake the director of engineering, join us to talk about the technology and process and partnerships that make eSpark so successful.