We've released a prototyping kit to support anyone who wants to build an innovative school.Learn More
We’re excited to announce the 6 ventures we’ve selected to join our 12th Launch Cohort.Read More
Essentials is a three-day experience designed to help individuals move their ideas forward. It's designed for individuals and teams actively working on an idea for a product, company, school model, or service and are looking to prototype and refine their idea. Apply now for upcoming Essentials sessions.
Every month, we host events that bring together educators, families, engineers, and entrepreneurs to discuss the future of school in an engaging social environment. From happy hours to hackathons to Pitch Nights, in NOLA or NYC, we believe that the best ideas are developed in community, not in isolation.
Are you actively working on an idea for a product, company, school model, or service? At Essentials, our 3-day workshops, you’ll to learn how to listen to your users, prototype cheap solutions to test your hypotheses, and unbundle your ideas into more manageable pieces.
Since 2010, we’ve been helping entrepreneurs build the Future of School, with over 40 ventures started. Our Launch program helps entrepreneurs bring their ventures – whether it’s a new tool or a new school model – to life in under 90 days. Launch participants learn about user engagement, product testing, communicating, and developing a business model.
If we’re going to rethink school, we need to rethink how we create schools.The Tiny Schools Project helps founders develop and test new innovative school models. Founders run small-scale pilots of their idea while receiving coaching, resources, and feedback from 4.0 and the families they are serving.