Author Archives: victorrivero

America’s Got Talent

Using technology to level the playing field and capitalize on our full potential. GUEST COLUMN | by Bryden Sweeney-Taylor Each year, tens of thousands of hardworking students with top grades and test scores from lower-income families all across America fail … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Schoold App

High school students take note: here’s a cool tool in the form of an app. The free app runs on iOS and Android and just got launched last month pulling almost 5 out of 5 stars after several thousand reviews. For … Continue reading

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Smarter Classroom Learning

How to increase student engagement and productivity. GUEST COLUMN | by Michael Yarbrough As a student, I remember my educators wearing a lot of hats to make their students stay focused and interested during a lesson. Numerous cards, illustrations, and … Continue reading

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Fresh Take On The Skills Gap

Students and jobseekers ‘skilling up’ with flexible bootcamps. GUEST COLUMN | by Lisa Tenorio For recent college graduates, the task of finding a job, particularly one that’s in their desired area, is a daunting one. But in today’s digital economy, … Continue reading

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Would You Like to Phone a Friend?

How in-app peer-to-peer connections could impact edtech. GUEST COLUMN | by Scott Weiner Imagine if educators and students could connect directly to each other within a mobile app, in real-time, as they need help with a difficult problem. Could the … Continue reading

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