Author Archives: victorrivero

A Calling, A Mission, An Honor

IN CLOSE WITH | Susan Grigsby A Media Specialist in Forsyth County Schools; curious and creative teacher librarian, and on top of all that a singer, actress, mom, horsewoman, writer, wanderer, seeker and storyteller — Susan Grigsby and her love for … Continue reading

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What is Unlearning

Being willing to examine something before you know it, is a 21st-century skill.   ROUNDTABLE INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero What we already know may be what prevents us from knowing more. In our current age of learning, and in … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | CommunicoTool

Created in late 2012 by Frédéric Guibet, CommunicoTool is a French startup specialized in communication applications, originally under the CTEXDEV masthead. Frédéric, who has an autistic daughter, quickly realized that the tablet was to his child what a wheelchair is … Continue reading

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Reflections on ISTE 2017

All grown up, edtech is ready to show ‘vanilla ed’ how to get the job done! UNPACKING EDTECH | by Mark Gura I’m back home a few days now from San Antonio where I attended ISTE 2017 — the ever … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | ClassTag

Here is an excellent parent engagement platform, a suite of very simple tools empowering teachers to build personal connections, encourage parental involvement, and get visibility into who is engaging and who needs additional support. With it, teachers and parents can stay … Continue reading

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