Author Archives: victorrivero

What’s the Secret to Partnership Success?

Inside insight from a publishing exec for edtech companies seeking massive distribution.     GUEST COLUMN | by Nader Qaimari When I joined Follett, part of the allure of the role was that I would get to work with a number of … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Hybridge

Hybridge learning acceleration software is a solution from Compass Learning that allows educators to more easily create a blended learning environment for K-8 ELA and math classrooms. The software includes rigorous content, real-time progress monitoring, robust reporting tools, and the … Continue reading

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Intelligent Choice

Why aren’t we using our best technology to improve education? GUEST COLUMN | by Denise Wydra In 2013, Ron Maggiano left teaching after thirty-three years. He was just 4 years shy of retirement, but he couldn’t take it any more. … Continue reading

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Trends | EdTech Goals, Progress, and Shifting Definitions  

As revealed in the 2015 Vision K-20 Educator Survey Report conducted by the Education Technology Industry Network (ETIN) of SIIA, K-20 education institutions are making slow, but steady progress towards reaching their instructional and operational goals through the use of … Continue reading

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Globalized Classrooms

Shifting demographics make language and literacy technology tools imperative. GUEST COLUMN | by Nick Gaehde Educational technology has transformed today’s schools and plays a critical role in classroom instruction, but to fully grasp the extent to which the industry has … Continue reading

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