Author Archives: victorrivero

Engineering Fun

A husband-and-wife team build a bridge to the offline world. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero Amelia Cosgrove and Bryan Thomas, the husband-and-wife founders of PopUp Play, are typical of so many parents across America today. Recalling their own childhoods where … Continue reading

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Cost-Effective Consortiums

Lessons in leveraging pooling power to increase teacher effectiveness and retention. GUEST COLUMN | by Kimberly Owen Iowa is both like and unlike other states when it comes to education. Like many other states, we use Area Education Agencies (AEAs), which … Continue reading

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Smart Build

Ensuring learning products are intelligently developed.   GUEST COLUMN | by Anand Subramanian New models of learning exist today thanks to technology, and more-and-more educators are willing to spend to take advantage of technology-enabled teaching methods that facilitate better student … Continue reading

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Fluid Communications

Trends in paperless schools and enterprise content management technology. GUEST COLUMN | by Linda Ding Schools in both K-12 and higher education are transforming classrooms to keep pace with technology. Technology adoption in other operations—such as HR, accounting and recordkeeping—however, traditionally trails … Continue reading

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Making Good Humans

In depth with the leaders of an extraordinarily creative learning company. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero “My brother Evan and I have always been fascinated by the opportunity to use technology to tell new kinds of stories,” says Gregg Spiridellis, … Continue reading

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