This article showcases our top picks for the best Oklahoma based Education companies. These startups and companies operate a variety of Education solutions. We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands. Regardless, they are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
What is EdTech?
Educational technology is the combined use of computer hardware, software, and educational theory and practice to facilitate learning. When referred to with its abbreviation, EdTech, it is often referring to the industry of companies that create educational technology. (Source)
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Top Oklahoma Education Companies
University of Oklahoma
Attracting top students from across the nation and more than 100 countries around the world, OU provides a major university experience in a private college atmosphere. OU is number one in the nation in the number of National Merit Scholars enrolled among public universities and is in the top ten of public universities in the nation in the graduation of Rhodes Scholars.
The OU Honors College is one of the largest honors programs among public universities in the United States, matching the University’s best and brightest students with faculty in classrooms of 19 or fewer students. OU is one of the few public universities in the nation to cap the class size of first-year English composition courses at no more than 19.
OU offers students the opportunity to study abroad in over 100 cities and 50 countries, including our signature program in Arezzo, Italy. The number of endowed faculty professorships and chaired positions has increased from less than 100 15 years ago to more than 560 today.
This enables OU to keep and attract faculty researchers of national and international stature. For four of the last six years the OU Debate team has won the National Debate Championship.
Other students from across campus have worked in teams to also win top awards in the National Petroleum Engineering Competition, the National Kennedy Center Competition in Drama, and the entrepreneurship program consistently ranks in the top five nationally. OU has emerged as a pacesetter for public higher education in the United States and is ranked by The Princeton Review among the top 10 public universities in the nation in terms of academic excellence and cost for students.
OU has more than doubled the amount of private scholarships in five years and raised its scholarship goal to $250 million. In addition, OU’s private endowment has increased more than five-fold since 1994, growing from $204 million to more than $1.8 billion.
CFS2 supports and aids consumers in the process of financial recovery. It attempts to save financially-distressed consumers from abusive debt collectors.
The company provides a wide range of financial, educational, and social services, including debt reduction and elimination, resume writing and distribution, scheduling job interviews, tax preparation, dental, appliances, electric scooters, home construction, adult protective services, budgeting and financial literacy education, personal life coaching, business coaching, and more. CFS2 was founded in 2010 and is based in Oklahoma, United States..
Demibooks is an application that enhances creativity through storytelling. It enables users to create and share interactive story apps, games, and class lessons directly on the iPad.
It is primarily useful for students and teachers. Teachers are enabled to create interactive supplemental lessons.
It enables students to apply creativity to assignments and learn basic coding and how to make apps through a user-friendly interface.. .
Osage County Interlocal Cooperative
Osage County Interlocal Cooperative began in 1980 with the formation of an educational cooperative that provided services to rural schools in Osage County. In 1993 Oklahoma House Bill 1393 authorized establishment of Interlocal Cooperative Districts.It is one of Oklahoma’s most comprehensive Interlocal Cooperatives, providing a wide array of educational services to the member districts.
A major goal of the OCIC is to be responsive to the educational needs of students and staff of the member school districts.. .
The Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation (Schusterman) is a global organization that seeks to ignite the passion and unleash the power in young people to create positive change for themselves. They pursue their mission by working collaboratively with others to support and operate high-quality education, identity development, leadership training, and service programs designed to help young people cultivate their growth as individuals and as leaders.
Established in 1987, the Foundation has grown to include the Schusterman Foundation-Israel as their philanthropic arm in Israel; ROI Community, a global network of young Jewish change agents; and a suite of programs and initiatives designed to advance their work.. .
The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis is an organization that takes action.
Each dollar raised, each interest free loan awarded, and each degree completed is an achievement. Three strategies frame the direction within which the Foundation’s achievements can be measured:.
Since its start in 1996, LifeChurch.tv’s purpose has been to lead people to become fully devoted followers of Christ. In doing so, we have looked for new ways to help people connect the Bible to their daily lives.
Our methods have changed over the years as we’ve incorporated various technologies and strategies. But at the core, our focus remains on relevancy as we consistently strive to demonstrate and teach people how God’s Word relates to everyone, no matter where they are in life.
YouVersion represents a new frontier in LifeChurch.tv’s efforts. We aren’t just building a tool to impact the world using innovative technology, more importantly, we are engaging people into relationships with God as they discover the relevance the Bible has for their lives..
BP, Shell and OGCI created the PetroSkills Alliance in 2001 to accomplish a mission of vital importance for the future of our industry. The Alliance would provide high quality, competency-based training that is critically important for all oil and gas companies, but not unique to any particular company – allowing Alliance members to more strategically leverage their investments in training, competency development and competency assurance.
The courses would be 100% business-relevant and available to all petroleum companies worldwide. Alliance members contribute technical know-how and oversee and approve all PetroSkills courses and curricula.
Since its founding, the Alliance has grown quickly. Today it is comprised of over 30 companies who represent more than 40% of the world’s production capacity of oil and gas..
In 2012, Dental Depot decided to expand south of the Oklahoma City metro and into Sooner territory with the opening of its Norman location. The Dental Depot of Norman is easily identifiable east of Norman High School on the corner of Main Street and Flood Avenue.
The office sits just outside of downtown Norman making its central location easily accessible to both Norman residents and students of the University of Oklahoma. This proximity to downtown Norman and OU has provided the office countless opportunities to get out and give back to the community at events such as the Norman Christmas Parade, the annual Norman Earth Day Festival, and the Special Olympics Winter Games at the University of Oklahoma.
This office currently features 12 private operatories to comfortably accommodate patients for both general dentistry and hygiene.. .
iAspire is currently addressing the significant pent up demand for fully implemented email encryption in large enterprises by enabling end-to-end encryption that also addresses the need for real-time and in-volume secure email access for forensics, e-Discovery and compliance requirements. Aspire develops standards-based digital key management products that serve as material enablers of the “Trusted Web”.
Future products will include additional store and forward applications such as a cloud-based Secure Drop-box as well as mobility solutions.. .
Future Point of View
Future Point of View is a technology strategy, education, and development firm. They enable clients to optimize their use of technology and human effort to create significant competitive advantage.
They help the leaders achieve technology mastery and strategically embed it into their company’s culture such that it empowers sustainable profit amplification. They also advance strategic capabilities through a wide range of technology services including full custom development of Integrated Solutions, Business Intelligence Applications, Portfolio Modernization and Enterprise Mobility ensuring that your technology investment delivers the “X-Factor” to your business’s vision..
American Education Corp.
American Education Corp. provides its award-winning products in four distinct A+(R) brands.
The A+nyWhere Learning System(R) (A+LSTM) is a courseware program that provides innovative, research-based curriculum for students in K-12 in approximately 6400 schools nationally. A+ Learning LinkTMis an integrated and adaptive formative assessment product that measures a student’s existing knowledge, comprehension, and mastery of basic skills.
The A+ Classroom Student Response SoftwareTM(A+ Classroom SRSTM) provides classroom teachers with tools to improve student learning and make targeted decisions through the use of interactive academic competitions, challenging quizzes, and automated assessments. The A+Enriched OnlineTM offers AP(R), world language, and specialized elective online courses delivered to students in grades K-12.
A+dvancer Online provides assessment for college readiness and remediation for students seeking to enter post-secondary education, and is used in post-secondary institutions throughout the U.S.. .
The establishment of Bergey Windpower Co. (BWC) has its origins in research activities at the University of Oklahoma dating back to 1970.
These activities included feasibility studies, consultation to the original NSF/ERDA wind program, and the construction of three experimental wind turbines.. .
Oklahomans for Equality
Oklahomans for Equality (OkEq) seeks equal rights for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) individuals and families through advocacy, education, programs, alliances, and the operation of the Dennis R. Neill Equality Center.
Serving LGBT Oklahomans and their allies since 1980, Oklahomans for Equality is home to a diverse, vibrant, and engaged community of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender persons, knowledgeable staff, and dedicated volunteers.. .
ViaGrafix develops, produces and markets technology-based IT training products and graphics software products. The Company’s IT training courses include video tutorials and interactive multimedia training courses delivered on CD-ROM, LANs, intranets and the Internet, for a variety of computer software.
The Company has developed and markets more than 650 training courses for most major PC software packages. Such products provide an audio-visual environment designed to allow users to learn faster and increase retention and productivity.
Organizations that purchase the Company’s multimedia training products can offer them across a network to all employees.. .
It was 1929 in Long Beach, California, and Eula Mae Jett along with several of her colleagues established a group that met and discussed topics affecting their careers as legal secretaries. The focus of these meetings shifted to education and the popularity grew.
These meetings continued and the word of their success spread across the country. By 1949 chapters had developed similar groups and the National Association of Legal Secretaries was formed.
NALS began to hold meetings not only on the local level but expanded to include state, regional, and even national meetings focusing on the legal services industry. This was the first time anything of this nature would take place.
NALS was formed and began moving ahead with the goal of enhancing the careers of legal secretaries. As the profession evolved so did NALS.
The information needed by legal secretaries was changing along with their job descriptions and the information provided by NALS paralleled this shift. Diversity of membership reflected a changing legal services industry..
Funds For Learning
Funds For Learning is committed to the long term success of the E-rate program. They aim to help all E-rate stakeholders understand and effectively utilize the Universal Service Funding program for Schools and Libraries and comply with all of its rules.
Through a variety of Web based tools and compliance services, we provide training, answer questions concerning E-rate policies, and interact with USAC on the client’s behalf concerning applications, discount reimbursement, service substitutions, eligibility questions and other E-rate related issues.. .
Page Firearms Training Oklahoma
Address: 108 E.MONROE ST. TAHLEQUAH, OK 74464 We provide approved gun safety classes and specialized courses intended to help our shooters get up to date education on procedure and laws when it comes to safely handling a firearm.
Our shop, located in Tahlequah Oklahoma is known as the go-to for all things shooting, concealed carry and personal protection.. .
Classmind is a smartphone application enables interactive learning through progress trackers, Q&A platforms, and more. It allows instructors to pose questions, receive immediate responses, spark discussion among students, improve retention, and so on.
Classmind was founded in 2013 and is based in Edmond, Oklahoma.. .
Aim High Academy
After volunteering with youth in the north Tulsa community for over 10 years, their Founder, Jennifer Patterson, saw a need for early intervention in the lives of the youth she was serving.Through prayer, God gave her the vision to combine her passion for the wonderful sport of gymnastics with her passion for North Tulsa children. Although unique, the idea makes sense.
Children can begin gymnastics at age 2 or 3 – one cannot intervene much earlier than this. Gymnastics, being such a disciplined sport, presents opportunities for so many lessons children can receive..
The Technology Development Center
The Technology Development Center at Oklahoma State University assists faculty and staff members, administrators, and students with intellectual property issues resulting from their scholarly and creative activities. It exists to foster the creation of innovative technologies and to manage those technologies and other intellectual property for the benefit of the University and the public.
In doing so, TDC fulfills the third part of OSU’s threefold mission: 1) teaching, 2) research and scholarly activity, and 3) dissemination of knowledge.. .
OKPREPS is a broadcasting sports media platform and scholastic program for high school students in Oklahoma. It helps students produce, direct, and film sports and academic events, connecting the program’s curriculum with real-world broadcasting experiences.
OKPREPS was launched in 2011 and is based in Oklahoma, United States.. .
Biologic Animation is a boutique, medical and scientific education studio located in Oklahoma City, OK. Medical education is our passion at Biologic Animation.
We create award winning transformative educational experiences by combining cutting-edge media production with science, technology, medicine, and storytelling.. .
LiveClassTech turns your computer or mobile phone into a feature-rich Audience Response System. LiveClassTech enables educators to engage students and continuously assess and track their levels of understanding so that we know we’re making the most of our time in the classroom.
LiveClassTech enables educators to: 1. Poll Students 2.
Quiz Students 3. View and Share aggregated student responses 4.
View and Log student questions or feedback LiveClassTech also enables educators to create and share quiz questions with other educators. If you choose, you can make your quiz questions available to other educators.
You’ll in turn have access to shared quiz questions created by educators within your school and around the world.. .
Covey Assignment Help
At Covey, we have an independent team of experts from various verticals holding Master’s and PHD Degree’s that work with pure dedication and commitment towards helping students across the globe with their assignments and homework delivery. Covey was established with an aim towards providing assistance to students struggling with writing academic papers or requiring help in completing their assignments on time in order to secure high grades.
We cover all the assignment topics ranging from High school to Graduation under all the major domains comprising of more than 50+ subjects. We focus strictly on maintaining high quality, adhering to the assignment guidelines, providing end to end guidance with the assignment delivery..
Oklahoma Inventors Congress
Since the start the purposes and main goals have been to: 1) To educate inventors in the development and promotion of their inventive art. 2) To disseminate to its members the techniques and information on proper patent application and new patent procedures.
3) To assist inventors in the exhibition of their inventions at periodical expositions. 4) To develop among inventors, a spirit of cooperation that will enable one to help another in gaining knowledge on methods of surmounting difficulties in the invention process.
5) To keep the members informed on new developments of the US Patent Office and foreign countries’ patent requirements. 6) To create opportunities for inventors and manufacturers to come together and exchange information and education on invention development into useful products..
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