Until 2014, Harber served as CEO of Pearson K12 Technology. Harber was the CEO and co-founder of Schoolnet, Inc., a company that helped school systems use data and assessment to increase academic achievement. Schoolnet was acquired by Pearson in 2011. Prior to Schoolnet, Harber lead two other edtech companies from founding to acquisition. Harber runs Harber Advisors, LLC, advising private equity funds and education companies on education-related transactions.
Host Randi Zuckerberg is joined by Austen Allred (Co-Founder and CEO, Lambda School), Jonathan Harber (Chairman, Managing Director, StartEd), and Ash Kaluarachchi (Co-Founder, StartEd) on the Wednesday, January 23, 2019 edition of Dot Complicated.