Author Archives: victorrivero

Cool Tool | Tynker

Programming is the new literacy, the people behind this company believe, and the ability to program is what separates those who simply have an idea from those who make their ideas a reality. Tynker is a new online platform that … Continue reading

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Conditions for Learning

Maintaining a safe and ethical school environment in a social media age. GUEST COLUMN | by Michelle Vroom Their voices can be loud and their stares intimidating. Hatred is laced in their messages. And, in some cases, their impact can … Continue reading

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The Opportunity Gap

Real-world perspective from the founder of a purpose-driven group of innovators. GUEST COLUMN | by Andrew Coy The achievement gap is a well-known problem in schools today. When I started teaching social students at Digital Harbor High School, I found … Continue reading

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DS Challenge

The data security challenge — and what to do about it. GUEST COLUMN | by Steven Grant The shift to electronic records, without a doubt, has allowed schools to operate more efficiently. Digital records keep student information accessible and in … Continue reading

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To Enhance and Advance

Bridging the gap between technology’s promise and real classroom outcomes. GUEST COLUMN | by Jon Roepke Technology in education has the power to completely transform our understanding of the classroom —the power to improve digital literacy, collaboration and aid critical … Continue reading

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