Author Archives: victorrivero

Taking Flight

An edtech CEO discusses why learning is personal, and what he’s doing to help others. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero Henry Ryan came from a lower-income family and often struggled at school. He was fortunate to get the help that … Continue reading

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More Than the Next Big Thing

Predictive analytics in teacher hiring. GUEST COLUMN | by Donald J. Fraynd With hundreds of resumes for a handful of teaching positions, school district hiring managers face an immense challenge. Getting the right teacher in students’ classrooms for the first … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | LearnBop

This fall, personalized learning solutions provider, Fuel Education (FuelEd), will make LearnBop, an automated math tutoring and assessment tool for students in grades 5–9, available through its Personalized Learning Platform, PEAK™. This partnership offers schools more robust options for personalizing … Continue reading

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All Points Managed

‘Back-to-School’ IT strategies earn high grades. GUEST COLUMN | by Bill Odell As students around the country head back to class, they’re probably unaware that dedicated IT support teams started their school year long before the first bell rang. Just … Continue reading

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Campuses Upping Their Dates

Getting an A-plus in student engagement with online calendars. GUEST COLUMN | by Mykel Nahorniak Each year, colleges and universities become a second home for thousands of students across the nation. When it comes to campus events, student participation is … Continue reading

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