Author Archives: victorrivero

New Frontiers

Exploring the world of classroom VR without disrupting anything. GUEST COLUMN | by Alice Bonasio You’re on your way to Mars – says my Virtual Reality lesson prompt. This particular VR journey starts with a look around a spacecraft hangar … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | IXL

IXL is an educational technology that delivers an immersive learning experience for students across all grades. With 1 in 10 students using it in the U.S., and over 18 billion questions asked and answered around the world, this company is helping … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | FrontRow Juno Connect

Juno Connect gives a teacher complete control over their classroom with one simple tool – their voice. It provides great digital stereo sound, voice-activated control of projectors and other devices, plus totally hands-free lesson capture and intercom activation. Wearing a comfortable microphone, teachers can guide both … Continue reading

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Wi-Fi on a Bus

Funding a rural school district’s 1-to-1 initiative. GUEST COLUMN | by Dale Ellis and Jeff James In order for technology to have a foothold in our rural Montgomery County School District in Troy, NC, we had some hefty obstacles to … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | HoverCam Ultra 8

HoverCam Ultra 8, introduced in 2015, is perhaps the world’s first document camera with 8.0 MegaPixel resolution, 60 frames/second speed and HDMI, VGA and SuperSpeed USB 3.0 outputs. In plain English, it’s pretty cool. And it’s way more than just a … Continue reading

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