Jacob Klein

Co-Founder and CEO, Motion Math

CEO and co-founder Jacob Klein is a game creator, educator, media producer, and frequent conference speaker on learning games. He earned a B.S. in Symbolic Systems and a Master’s in Learning, Design, and Technology from Stanford and won a Loeb (business journalism’s highest award) for a seven-part Lehrer NewsHour series he co-produced and edited. As an educator, Jacob tutored students in math and writing, and taught at a KIPP charter school. He’s excited to build Motion Math into a company that can provide many playful, rigorous learning experiences.

My Sessions

Challenges and Opportunities Designing for the Classroom

The K-12 educational technology market is large and growing. Selling to schools and districts represents an opportunity to reach a large and diverse group of students. What are the design challenges and opportunities in the classroom? What do developers need to keep in mind in order to meet the needs of teachers, administrators, and students? […]