Author Archives: victorrivero

Cool Tool | Gradeable

These days, teachers are being asked to do so much more — use “good data” to create lessons, grade tests within 24 hours, and of course, there’s teaching as well. Grading wasn’t easy in the first place, but now it … Continue reading

Posted in cool tools | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Cool Tool | ST Math for Middle and High School

ST Math, which has repeatedly proven effective for improving math proficiency in elementary schools, is now offering its revolutionary game-based software with expanded curricula for middle and high schools. ST Math: Grade 6 contains on-grade-level curriculum that complements the core curricula and … Continue reading

Posted in cool tools | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Trends | Swimming in a Digital Ocean

Technology is ubiquitous and pervasive in our society, each day capturing numerous aspects of our lives, creating oceans of data ready to be recalled, analyzed, and used. In a new report, Impacts of the Digital Ocean on Education, Kristen DiCerbo … Continue reading

Posted in trends | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The Social Challenge

Groundbreaking technology that could have significant implications in autism therapy. GUEST COLUMN | by Richard Margolin The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) just announced a study stating 1 in 68 children have an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) – … Continue reading

Posted in guest column | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

STEM Matters

Attracting K-12 students to science, technology, engineering and mathematics through competition. GUEST COLUMN | by Bernie Skoch The United States is losing the global race in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) studies. Results from the 2012 Program for International … Continue reading

Posted in guest column | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment