4 Ways You Can Still Experience SxSWedu

Published Wed Mar 18 00:00:00 EDT 2015

By Communications Team

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Last week nearly ten thousand educators, students, solution developers, and startups converged to explore and inspire the future of education at SxSWedu 2015.

Between speaker sessions and interviews, judging the LAUNCHedu startup competition, and keeping the refreshments and conversation going non-stop in our relaxing lounge, the McGraw-Hill Education team enjoyed the complete SxSWedu experience and a healthy dose of Austin, TX hospitality.

In case you weren’t able to make it to the conference this year, here are 4 ways you can still enjoy some of the best moments from SxSWedu 2015:

  1. Catch up on our big news announcements, including the update and mobile release of our Connect adaptive learning environment; live from our SxSWedu lounge with David Levin and Stephen Laster, double-digit user growth across our key digital platforms, and the release of our survey on digital study trends in higher education.

  2. Scroll through Getting Smart’s list of 70 Difference Makers at SxSWedu and find our David Levin and Peter Cohen at the top of the list of Scaled Impact influencers.

  3. Check out Education Week’s coverage of the SxSWedu buzz in School Districts Wield Major Influence Over K-12 Marketplace and Rethinking High School With Higher Expectations and More Flexibility – featuring our Jeff Livingston.

  4. Review and reshare some of the great insights from Stephen Laster’s Twitter takeover and chat with Tom Murray of the Alliance for Excellent Education and Digital Learning Day – held live from our lounge at the Hilton Austin.


*Article image: McGraw-Hill Education president and CEO David Levin introduces the new Connect platform during SxSWedu 2015.