ShapeShifter

How David Modlin is trying to ensure that no child (or teacher!) is left behind

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed David Modlin, founder and CEO of Modlin eLearning Solutions, for his weekly "ShapeShifter" feature.

David Modlin has almost 30 years’ experience in publishing and education technology.

David Modlin’s eLearning Solutions creates dictionaries, books, e-learning content and software.

David Modlin’s eLearning Solutions is used by more than 20 000 schools, institutions and companies around the world.

David Modlin’s eLearning Solutions produced content for some of the world’s largest educational publishers.

Scroll down for quotes from the audio below.

I used to tutor people after school, using a very specific methodology. I put all this in a book.

David Modlin

The application we recently launched is underpinned by work I started 31 years ago.

David Modlin

We have a very huge crisis in South Africa. Only 20% of students take maths in matric. 53% of that 20% got less than 30%.

David Modlin

It’s not just about the technology, but also about the content.

David Modlin

All of the content is written in South Africa.

David Modlin

The technology is built by a team of people I manage in Belarus.

David Modlin

I have been offered money for this. But I don’t want to discuss this with you on air!

David Modlin

You can get the app on the Google app store. Just type in “Modlin” and it’ll come up.

David Modlin

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