Explore Interactive utilizes iPads, Chromebooks, laptops, and smartphones with students in K-12th grade to increase standardized test scores. The Explore! platform allows students to touch, move, and experiment with a concept and practice skills, catering to auditory, visual, and tactile learners. Our goal is to ignite a passion for learning in the next generation of students.
With the Silicon Valley experience of founding and launching several startups, Jim integrates his extensive knowledge of startups to advise Explore Interactive on potential emerging markets in the EdTech industry. Jim also serves as an Industry Mentor & Advisor to UCLA’s MedTech Innovations Program.
As a Corporate Finance Professor and experienced entrepreneur, Dr. Thompson oversees the strategic and financial planning within Explore Interactive. She also assists in preparing for and understanding interactions with external funders.
Dr. Lowell has published several research studies analyzing the effects of immersive technologies in educational settings, such as augmented reality and virtual reality. Her work with Explore! helps to analyze the effectiveness of our platform with local students in elementary school.