NYC App Gap Challenge
Apr 10, 2013
Don't procrastinate! Here's your opportunity to pilot your wares in NY schools and classrooms and collect a chunk of the $50K in cash and $54K in Amazon web credits up for grabs. Developers who've created apps or games that address middle-school math or help educators and parents more engaged in students' learning ought to take advantage of this opportunity. (Here are some tips on developing for a middle school classroom.) This challenge comes courtesy of Innovate NYC Schools, an NY Department of Ed initiative that aims to make it easier for startups and schools to work together. That means no RFPs and no BS. "We want to look at anything that can potentially be used," said Executive Director, Steven Hodas. Get crankin' now!