<span class="caption right"><img src="http://www.sxsw.com/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/news/image/IMG_7334.jpg" alt="LAUNCHedu Party 2012" title="LAUNCHedu Party 2012" class="image-medium" />*Photo by Steven Grandos*</span>Revolutions in the world of teaching and learning continue to create a target-rich environment for solution-seeking visionaries. Educational entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and policy makers interested in bridging gaps with cutting-edge ideas and innovations are gaining a new speed by investing in the future of education. SXSWedu is eager to discover the trend-setting tastemakers on the forefront of what's next and new in education startups at [LAUNCHedu](http://www.sxswedu.com/launch-edu), the premier destination for promising entrepreneurs to publicly pitch their startup education business concepts and products before conference registrants, a panel of judges that include venture capitalists, successful entrepreneurs, and educational practitioners. [Apply](https://educart.sxsw.com/products/show?product_code=launchapp) now through November 9 for a chance to have your startup participate in the competition. Visit [sxswedu.com](http://sxswedu.com) to learn more about [LAUNCHedu](http://www.sxswedu.com/launch-edu).