Quick Key Announces Reaching Another Milestone: 500K+ Quizzes Scanned

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. The company expects that the app will be downloaded by more than 100,000 people by December of this year.

EdTech Times extends its congratulations to Quick Key team, and suggests to read the past interviews with Walter O. Duncan IV:

http://edtechtimes.com/2014/05/28/latest-news-quick-key-interview-walter-o-duncan-iv/

http://edtechtimes.com/2013/05/31/qa-with-walter-o-duncan-iv-of-design-by-educators-inc/

 

Below is the official press release by Quick Key submitted to EdTech Times.

 

QUICK KEY MOBILE™, THE TEACHER MADE  iOS APP FOR EDUCATORS THAT GOT 460,000 VIEWS ON YOUTUBE AND CREATED A BUZZ ON KICKSTARTER, SURPASSES 500,000 QUIZZES SCANNED, AMIDST HIGH PRAISE FROM EDUCATORS IN OVER 40 COUNTRIES.

CAMBRIDGE, MA., October 9, 2014

Quick Key Mobile™ is an app for iPhone and iPad that turns those devices into optical scanners, to grade paper quizzes and surveys in a flash. The free app is available for download at www.quickkeyapp.com or just search the iTunes App store for Quick Key Mobile.

Quick Key Mobile continues to exceed expectations, proving that  educators around the world respond enthusiastically to software that is teacher created. As Curriculum Specialist Shauna Hedgepeth said “They are as dedicated to helping teachers as we are to serving our students. This is an app by a teacher for teachers”

Quick Key continues to help teachers in over 40 countries to save time and improve student performance without teaching to a test.  With over 500,000 Quizzes graded, quick Key is fast becoming the must have app for teachers. Watch the Quiz Counter live at  Quickkeyapp.com.

Based on this past year’s trend, Quick Key Mobile Co-Founder Walter O. Duncan IV expects more than 100,000 people to download the app by December.

So far, people from over forty different countries in North and South America, Asia, Europe, and Australia have registered on www.quickkeyapp.com. We went through an extensive international beta test over the past ten months. Quick Key is sound, and we expect our new users to continue help us improve the software over the coming months” he said

An Android version of the app is expected in November of 2014. Quick Key Mobile was incubated at the Butler Venture Accelerator at Babson College, where one of the Company’s Co-Founders earned his MBAcum laude in Entrepreneurship in 2008.

 

CONTACT:

Walter Duncan, Co-Founder, Quick Key Mobile, Inc.

Mobile: 347-647-1256      Email: walter@quickkeyapp.com

LINKS:

Quick Key on CBS Boston: http://youtu.be/TOdnIHjRHwE

User Testimonials: http://youtu.be/0Wut5nx1n9g

Quick Key in action: http://youtu.be/Q9iCCTaNC-0

Quick Key Viral Video: http://youtu.be/UUqZYcAnUlw

Twitter: https://twitter.com/4_teachers

Yevgeny Ioffe

Yevgeny Ioffe

Yevgeny Ioffe, or as people call him, Yev, has been working in both the startup world and established companies. His career spans from joining Xplana Learning as it launched to Cengage Learning to MBS Direct when it acquired Xplana in 2009. Yevgeny brings to EdTech Times his passion for start-ups and technology, along with his interest in the ever evolving world of edtech. Yevgeny obtained his BSc and MA from Brandeis University and MBA from Boston College.