The Intel Education Accelerator is a four-month initiative that seeks to provide mentorship to companies and allow them to carry out pilot testing of their educational tools in schools, Intel said Monday.
BeeLine is working on a digital system designed to help improve reading skills among students and those with dyslexia, while Echelon Creative is developing a platform that seeks to improve vocabulary among students through the introduction of synonyms in text messages.
Other selected startups are:
- Myriad Sensors
Redwood City, California-based GSVlabs will house the program’s startups and host coaching events for entrepreneurs.
The Intel Education Accelerator will hold a “pitch day” on Dec. 2 for entrepreneurs to present their educational platforms to potential investors.