iZone is a catalyst for 21st Century
learning across New York City

We work with schools, the edtech marketplace and policy makers to design and scale promising learning models that prepare all students for college and careers.


iZone empowers educators with tools, know-how, and a community of like-minded colleagues to build sustainable solutions to challenges in their schools.

Startups & Developers

iZone helps startups and developers refine education technology solutions to get better software in the hands of teachers and students.

"The factory model of education is the wrong model for the 21st century. Today, our schools must prepare all students for college and careers–and do far more to personalize instruction and employ the smart use of technology."
–Arne Duncan, U.S. Secretary of Education

Our Work

iZone promotes innovation in public schools and the edtech marketplace through a number of initiatives and pilots.

Encouraging Innovation in New York City

Connecting startups and educators to inspire new solutions

Tapping the potential of technology to prepare students for college, careers and life

Preparing teachers to lead 21st century classrooms

Redefining the boundaries of learning

Redesigning the math classroom

Replacing “one-size-fits-all’ classrooms with engaging, customized learning