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Teachers Notebook LLC

The online venue for K-12 educators to create, buy, sell and share classroom instructional resources to improve the educational experience.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Education
  • Location Freehold Township, NJ, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded May 2011
  • Employees 5
  • Website

Company Summary is where K-12 professional educators and homeschool teachers can find, share, and sell classroom resources to enrich their lesson plans on a wide range of topics. The site features 3000+ shops promoting 60,000+ free and for sale teacher-created resources available to download and use towards enrichening their student's educational experience. Other resources available include Teacher submitted Daily Teaching Tips and Videos.


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    Steve Meyer

    Multifaceted entrepreneur Steve Meyer boot-strapped startups servicing global clients in the compiler and network management markets. With 30+ years experience creating award winning software, the last 20 on Server and Web projects, Steve's hands-on leadership spans development, management, marketing, and support. Experienced across a wide range of programming languages and Server platforms, he is also a recognized author, columnist, and speaker.

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    Steve Esemplare
    Co-Founder / CTO

    With over 25 years of experience in Software Development including Web Development and Educational Games, Steve Esemplare is the product visionary for, a venue that has seen continuously accelerating growth to over 360K members in its first two years. Steve was the lead developer for award winning children's educational sites/games including, Sesame Street, Cat in The Hat, WordGirl, and Goosebumps Horrorland.

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    Ryan Ring
    CCO / CMO

    Ryan Ring brings 13 years experience in heading the creation of interactive properties for educational and children's brands that include PBS Kids, Scholastic, Random House and TeachTown Software. An Emmy Award winner for Interactive New Grounds, Ryan heads all marketing and engagement efforts, including creative direction and user experience. Ryan has also lead business growth for educational/children's interactive companies since 2005.

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    Debbie Esemplare
    Co-Founder / Educational Adviser

    A veteran NYC Kindergarten teacher, Debbie Esemplare holds a Masters Degree in Early Childhood Development. Debbie brings a driving force and passion to Teachers Notebook. She inspires and empowers educators on a global scale to share resources, collaborate with, and learn from one another. Debbie helps teachers improve their skills, and find new, innovative instructional methods designed to improve the quality of childrens' education.

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