Welcome to Edtech Insiders!

At Edtech Insiders, we connect the edtech community and catalyze collaboration for entrepreneurs, investors, school districts, educators and more. Edtech Insiders currently offers a podcast, newsletter, and events that reach over 40,000 people across the globe.

🗞 The Newsletter

Our bi-weekly newsletter on Substack covers all things edtech including edtech news, upcoming Edtech Insiders events, M&A, and edtech industry deep dives! Join as a free or paid subscriber to support our work and receive two newsletters a month right to your email inbox!

🎙 The Podcast

Our podcast includes two types of content: deep dive interviews with edtech leaders and visionaries (some of our past guests include Hillary Clinton, Sal Khan, and Sam Altman among many many edtech legends!), and general news coverage episodes we like to call This Week in Edtech hosted by Ben Kornell and Alex Sarlin.

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🍻 Events

On top of out digital content, we host an array of in person events! Some past events include Bay Area Happy Hour, ASU + GSV Happy Hour, SXSW EDU Happy Hour, and more!

The best way to stay up to date on our events is to subscribe to our newsletter where we announce our upcoming events first!

A snapshot from our SXSW EDU 2024 Happy Hour!

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A leading newsletter about the investors, operators, strategy and trends driving the global Education Technology industry.


Alex Sarlin is a veteran product manager and learning experience designer whose work at Coursera, 2U/Trilogy Education, Scholastic, Skillshare and the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative has reached millions of learners.