Teachers, specialists, coaches, district administrators, and anyone else who is professionally trained to teach others (K-12 or higher ed) - This category is essential to a successful SWEDU!


Anyone with design experience! i.e. UX/UI designers (Adobe Suite Applications, Axure, iRise, Omnigraffle, etc.)


Anyone with a technical skill set. i.e. Mobile App Developers (IOS, IOS SDK, Android) Programmers (JAVA, Objective C, CSS3, etc.) Web developers (front end and back end).


High school (Grades 9-12) or college students interested in hacking, UX/UI design, business, social justice and collaborating on an unique solution to a challenge they’re facing.


Individuals who will keep student voice and perspective on the top of theirs and the group’s mind. This could be a parent/relative, youth development professional, or others who work closely with youth and are interested in collaborating with and supporting students on a team!

Business/Non-Profit/Policy Professional

All are welcome. If you're not sure where you fit, this ticket is probably best for you!

Friday Night Pitches ONLY

Interested in hearing the newest ideas in the education world? Come watch attendees pitch innovative ideas and form teams to kick off Startup Weekend Education!

Start: Fri Sep 23rd 5:00pm

End: Fri Sep 23rd 9:00pm

Sunday Night Presentations ONLY

View the final presentations and celebrate with Startup Weekend Education attendees!

Start: Fri Sep 23rd 4:30pm

End: Fri Sep 23rd 8:00pm

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