Lexplore and Brainspring are excited to announce their partnership to provide support to schools and school districts across the country. Lexplore’s rapid and accurate screening tool will help teachers understand [..]
Lexplore was recently featured in Tech & Learning’s article What’s New: Tools For Schools. We’re thrilled to be included as in this set of incredible tools to help both students and teachers thrive in school!
‘We’ve set this year’s eligibility criteria very high’, says Dominik Krabbe, Lead of the EIT Digital Challenge. ‘The quality of the finalists and their technology solutions were impressive. We have seen excellent companies with a great potential to scale up internationally. We will be working closely together with them to accelerate their growth in 2018 and create the next European success stories.’
Despite all of technology’s advances and the many data dashboards available to track classroom performance, screening children for dyslexia is still typically conducted using paper tests, whose evaluation can fall prey to subjectivity on the part of teachers.
Winner of the EIT Digital Challenge 2017 in the category “Digital Wellbeing” at the European Institute and Technology (EIT).
Winner of NordicEdTechAward, a competition in which the Nordic region’s best innovations within Edtech compete against each other.
“Today’s methods are quite cumbersome,” explains Frederik Wetterhall, the CEO and co-founder of Lexplore, a company that has devised a dyslexia screening tool that pairs eye tracking cameras with AI and algorithms. “With paper- and pen-based tests, it’s quite hard to read the results and takes a lot of time. [Educators] ask, ‘Who are the kids we think have difficulties?’ and they miss a lot of kids.”
HundrED.org is a not-for-profit organization that discovers inspiring innovations in K12 education. HundrED’s goal is to help improve education and inspire a grassroots movement through encouraging pedagogically sound, ambitious innovations to spread across the world. Lexplore was appointed one of the world’s 100 most inspiring innovations in education in October 2017.
Appointed to one of Sweden’s 33 most innovative companies in 2017 by NyTeknik and Affärsvärlden.