About Us

Edtech UK builds on a range of successful digital programmes led by The Education Foundation, including setting up and running the Edtech Incubator – the UK and Europe’s first edtech accelerator programme; the Digital Colleges programme; the Facebook for Educators project; writing numerous thought leadership reports on the future of education technology; running edtech missions for high growth startups and much more.

Edtech UK is a new strategic body set up to help accelerate the growth of the UK’s education technology sector in Britain and globally. Incubated by The Education Foundation, the body is a “front door” for industry, investors and government and a convening voice for all of the education and learning technology sector including educators, startups, scale up and high growth companies, large corporations and investors.

Our Team

edtech ecosystem-building events and meetups held around the UK and globally
edtech trade missions run to Boston and Chicago; Tel Aviv; and New York with high growth British edtech companies
thought leadership reports published on the future of tech in schools, digital colleges, using social media for learning, the computing curriculum and the edtech uk startup ecosystem
edtech startups and scale up businesses in our network in Britain and globally

Our Work

In our launch year our key priorities include building the UK's edtech ecosystem, supporting high growth startup, scale up and larger enterprises in Britain and globally, developing major partnerships and programmes to accelerate growth in the sector, helping major edtech companies come to the UK and running events, missions and other support activities to put British edtech on the global map.


We have 25 leading startups, scale ups and larger enterprises as our founding members (see gallery above) who are leading developments across the education and learning technology landscape in Britain and globally.

Membership is available to organisations in the UK and globally who are pushing the boundaries in innovation, growth and impact.


Our partners include leading national organisations, global companies and strategic bodies who share our ambition to rapidly accelerate the education and learning technology ecosystem in Britain and Globally. We are delighted to have the endorsement of key government and technology leaders from the field.

Latest News

2015-11-06 12.32.44 pm
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Edtech UK Israel market visit with Mayor of London

Edtech UK is delighted to be a leading partner in a high profile market visit to Israel from 9-12 November 2015 with a range of top edtech startups including founding members Gojimo Proversity & RefME, with partners: London & Partners, London Chamber of Commerce and the GLA. The tech mission will be headed up by […]

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2015-10-23 03.49.19 pm
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Edtech UK launched with major report on the sector

On 21st October Edtech UK launched at City Hall in London with an audience of over 150 top education, tech and policy leaders from across the UK and internationally. We also launched a major new report with the Mayor of London and London and Partners “Edtech: London Capital of Learning Technology” which sets out the […]

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