Who should apply to YC/Imagine K12?
We look for entrepreneurs who are...
- passionate about the power of innovation in education
- aiming to improve educational outcomes for students
- building a scalable, venture-backable business
How do we become part of YC/Imagine K12? Apply to Y Combinator through the standard application process. Select "Education" as your company's category. Check out Y Combinator's FAQ for more details on the application process.
I'm interested in edtech, but I'm not ready to start my own company yet. How can I get involved?
Join a local edtech Meetup group. Volunteer in a school to see how tech is used in education. If you’re an educator, use tech tools in your classroom. Send feedback to the companies whose products you use. (They love this!) Attend a Startup Weekend event. Learn more about entrepreneurship through YC Startup School. Read up on the tips that education insiders have to offer in the US Department of Education Office of Educational Technology's Ed Tech Developer's Guide.