About

Mission

Eduvant’s mission is to help schools continuously improve student outcomes through intelligent daily data use.

 

News and Press

Eduvant CEO Presents at Invitational Summit on Educational Data Visualization

Professional Development Course, Reclaim Your Classroom, Accredited by Texas Education Agency for CPE Credits

9 #EdTech Problems You’re Facing

How Big Data and Mobile Technology Startups are Changing Education

Interview with an educational entrepreneur – Ben Glazer

 

Jobs

We are always on the lookout for brilliant, passionate professionals in the following fields:

  • Software development

  • Data analytics

  • K12 education sales

Please email your resume to jobs@eduvant.com to apply for employment.

 

History

Eduvant was co-founded by Ben Glazer and Stuart Frye in 2010. The company’s products have been created and tested in the real-world context of public school districts and charter management organizations.

Here’s a timeline of some of our major milestones:

2010
Company founded. Established “Entrepreneur in Residence” partnership with the San Francisco Unified School District.

2011
Presented on “District Data Dashboards” at the National Center for Education Statistics 24th Annual MIS Conference.
Participated in the inaugural cohort of the Imagine K12 accelerator.

2012
Received a private investment to bolster the company’s R&D and marketing efforts.
Presented at the first Launch Edu & Kids conference.

2013
Participated in SXSWedu Panel “Technology-Enabled Instruction: Hype And Promise.”
Awarded US Department of Education Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I grant.  Partnered with Pacifica Unified School District to develop a prototype of a web-based data dashboard, the Virtual Research Assistant, for teachers to track student progress and success.

2014
Presented at the Invitational Summit on Educational Data Visualization at UT Austin.

Much more to come! Join our mailing list to stay informed.

 

Leadership

Ben Glazer, CEO
Prior to co-founding Eduvant, Ben Glazer served the San Francisco Unified School District as a Broad Resident and the district’s first Director of Knowledge Management, where he supported initiatives around performance management, data culture, and innovation. A serial entrepreneur, Ben previously co-founded Enspire Learning, an e-learning course and simulation developer, and UAppoint, an online, self-service medical appointment scheduler. Ben received a BS in Computer Science from UT Austin and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

 

Advisors

Eduvant’s management team is regularly advised by nationally respected experts in education, technology, and business. Our formal advisors include:

Tim Brady

  • Founder and Partner, Imagine K12
  • CEO, Bridgequest
  • Chief Product Officer, Yahoo!

Alan Louie

  • Founder and Partner, Imagine K12
  • Strategic Partnerships & Special Projects, Google
  • Dir. Biz Dev and OEM Sales, Netscape

Mary McDougall

  • Dir. SaaS Strategy & Product Management, BMC Software
  • Founder & VP Product, IronSpire SaaS B2B collaboration platform
  • Advisor & Judge, ASTIA & HBS Alumni New Venture Competition

Geoff Ralston

  • Founder and Partner, Imagine K12
  • Chief Product Officer, Yahoo
  • VP Engineering, Yahoo
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