Drop the Chalk | Jen Schnidman Medbery

Founders: Jennifer Schnidman Medbery, 27

Company: Drop the Chalk

Year founded: 2009

Location: New Orleans

2010 Revenue: Undisclosed

2011 Projected Revenue: Undisclosed

Employees: 6

Website: KickBoardForTeachers.com

Facebook: Facebook.com/Drop-the-Chalk

Twitter: @DropTheChalk

Jennifer Schnidman Medbery knew that teaching math at a New Orleans charter school would be tough, even though the school, Sci Academy, had attracted a "dream team" staff. What surprised her was that the most challenging aspect of the job wasn't connecting with the kids, so much as it was keeping track of their progress and behavior on a day-to-day basis.
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