Author Archives: victorrivero

Trends | Back to School Refresh

As teachers and students head back to school, PBS LearningMedia is welcoming them back with a new look, new resources, and the return of its “Get Your Tech On” initiative designed to support technology and digital resource integration in the … Continue reading

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Beyond Walls

A superintendent moves into the edtech world to redesign education.  INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero With more than 20 years experience as an educator, Robert-Wayne Harris has excelled at building teams and leveraging technology to drive teacher effectiveness and improve … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Great Parents Academy

Here’s a way to get your GPA up — as a parent, that is. Founded in 2012 and based in Atlanta, Great Parents Academy provides supplemental math curricula for children ages kindergarten through fifth grade. Through its interactive web-based software, … Continue reading

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EdTech Mobility

A major challenge, or a browser tab away? GUEST COLUMN | by Ilan Paretsky For a while now, advancements and innovation in education technology, or edtech, have targeted many areas – such as learning and training software, student testing and … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | PLEx Science Series

Interactive learning games reach a new level with one of the first complete collections of game-based curriculum from Filament Learning, a division of the award-winning developer Filament Games. The PLEx (play, learn, experiment) Science series furthers the student learning experience by turning abstract science concepts into concrete learning objectives … Continue reading

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