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VentureFizz Aug 24, 2017
Quick Key – Providing Teachers with Efficient Mobile Assessment Tools

‘How can I grade the many different types of assessments required to improve student’s outcomes with pocket-sized mobile technology like my smart phone?’

TechCrunch Aug 28, 2016:

Walter Duncan of Quick Key Has Some Fascinating Fixes for our Ed-Tech Problems

https://techcrunch.com/2016/08/28/walter-duncan-of-quick-key-has-some-fascinating-fixes-for-our-edtech-problems/

Technotopia Aug 26, 2016:

John Biggs interviews Walter Duncan about why education technology must close the achievement gap and help us find the next Albert Einstein.

http://technotopia.cc/2016/08/26/technotopia-029-with-walter-duncan/

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TechCrunch:

Quick Key Integrates With PowerSchool From Pearson to Create Real-Time Data Flow

Mobile grading app joins forces with student information system, enabling teachers and administrators to take action based on real-time achievement data. Read more

Quick Key Users Digitally Scan More than 1 Million Formative Assessments

BOSTON (May 28, 2015) – Quick Key, the mobile assessment software that improves student performance and eliminates hand grading, has reached 1 million assessments scanned. By using formative assessments to measure a students’ progress, Quick Key minimizes time spent grading assessments and gives educators more time to focus on student instruction, growth and achievement. Read more

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Ed Tech Digest:

Mobile Assessment Software Reaches One Million Mark

Quick Key, mobile assessment software that takes the responsibility of grading from teachers to quickly assess student achievement by scanning assessments has successfully scanned its millionth quiz. Read more

District Administration:

Quick Key Integrates With PowerSchool From Pearson to Create Real-Time Data Flow

BOSTON (May 12, 2015) – Quick Key, the mobile assessment software that improves student performance and eliminates hand grading, today announced a collaboration with Pearson, the world’s leading learning company, through an independent software vendor (ISV) partnership agreement that enables educators to quickly score assessments using Quick Key’s mobile scanner app and instantly upload results to the PowerSchool student information system. Read more

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THE Journal:

Quick Key Mobile Releases Scanner App for Android Devices

Quick Key Mobile has released an Android version of its mobile scanning app. Quick Key is a mobile assessment tool that transforms mobile phone and tablets into optical scanners to grade quizzes, tests and surveys. The app is designed to eliminates hand-grading of assignments, even for teachers working in paper-based classrooms without access to computers or Internet. Teachers can also run analytics on their mobile devices and upload data to their school’s electronic grade book. The Android app has all the same capabilities as the previously released iOS version. Read more

Education World:

Mobile Assessment Software Reaches One Million Mark

Quick Key, mobile assessment software that takes the responsibility of grading from teachers to quickly assess student achievement by scanning assessments has successfully scanned its millionth quiz. The software company believes that this is testament to how much teachers are not only benefiting from the software but also are supporting digital grading. Read more

Other Coverage

TECHCRUNCH.COM
Interview with Walter Duncan, co-Founder of Quick Key

Interview with John Biggs Aug 28, 2016

TECHNOTOPIA.CC
http://technotopia.cc/2016/08/26/technotopia-029-with-walter-duncan/
Aug 26, 2016

RADIOENTREPRENEURS.COM

Interview with the CEO of Boston’s hottest ed-tech startup

EDUCATIONWORLD.COM
Education World: New Quick Key Mobile ‘Pro’ App Extends Digital Grading Opportunities
Oct 13, 2014

EDTECHTIMES.COM
Talking to a Tech Integration Specialist
Quick Key, a Cambridge, MA based edtech startup led by Walter O. Duncan IV and Isaac Van Wesep, announced that they have reached a new milestone in their growth as a company: more than 500,000 quizzes have been scanned to this point by teachers. T…
Aug 30, 2014

TECHCRUNCH.COM
Former Teacher And Current Entrepreneur Walter Duncan Offers Advice On Getting Things Done | TechCrunch
In honor of back to school we’re talking to creatives, VCs, and, in this case, entrepreneurs about what it takes to succeed. Walter Duncan is a really nice guy and dedicated “teacherpreneur” who has created a test-taking app. His start-up has…
Aug 18, 2014

SCHOOLCIO.COM
Istanbul District Rolls Out Pilot Of Quick Key Mobile App
The Omengazi Middle School in Istanbul Turkey has begun a trial of the Quick Key Mobile App, which turns a smartphone or tablet into a mobile scanner to grade paper quizzes and surveys. Quick Key is free for teachers, and anybody can sign up for…
Aug 4, 2014

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5 Apps I love for my classroom, part 1
Teaching a World LanguageSharing my own comments and personal experiences with teaching a world language. TeachingInspiresMeA view from the other side of the desk. Señorita Gilbert La Clase de la Señora Dentlinger elmundodebirch Kristy Placido T…
Jul 20, 2014

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App of the Summer: Quick Key Mobile
Quick Key is an app that makes marking and logging the results of tests easy, allowing huge time savings but also improving the diagnostics on which questions students are most struggling with.
Jul 14, 2014

EDUCATIONWORLD.COM
‘Quick Key’ App Reduces Teacher Grading Time
“…the new app Quick Key is spreading like wildfire in classrooms across the country. ”
Jun 19, 2014

EDTECHTIMES.COM
How EdTech Products Get into the Classroom: Interview with Quick Key Mobile Founder
Many edtech companies want to know – how do I get my product into the classroom? Competition is high and districts are reluctant to adopt new technology. So, how can edtech hopefuls stand out as game changers? Mark Racine, the Chief Information O…
Jun 18, 2014

BENHINTON.COM
Quick Key – Not Just For Multiple Choice Questions But Also Open Questions
Quick Key (QK) really can reduce the amount of time you spend marking. Using their free website (www.quickkeyapp.com) and their free iPhone app (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/quick-key-mobile/id686229501) you can administer paper tests to your…
Jun 13, 2014

EDUCATIONWORLD.COM
‘Quick Key’ App Reduces Teacher Grading Time
Jun 13, 2014

STARTUPBEAT.COM
Quick Key’s mobile test scanning app is designed to put sophisticated data analysis to work for teachers
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Jun 11, 2014

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Final revision mix.pptx – Google Drive
a sample of a quick Key quiz by a user
May 28, 2014

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Sara Shares – My Quick Key Kit @sarahdateechur @4_teachers… 
May 28, 2014

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