Author Archives: victorrivero

Cool Tool | Teaching Games for Understanding App

Nicholas Stratigopoulos is a physical and health education teacher based out of Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He is a graduate from McGill University’s physical and health education program and a master’s candidate in Concordia University’s educational technology program. Through his educational … Continue reading

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Ready or Not

Four must-do’s for building next-gen wi-fi for Common Core and beyond. GUEST COLUMN | by Kezia Gollapudi Ready or not, Common Core is here now! If you are a school district getting ready to roll out the Common Core-based Smarter … Continue reading

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Robots Go To School

Fun and learning with NAO robots at Southern Connecticut Hebrew Academy. GUEST COLUMN | by Mark Sills Southern Connecticut Hebrew Academy, located in Orange, Conn., is integrating NAO robots into its technology program, designed to promote the use of technology as … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Performance Matters

Over the last year, a growing number of states, including New York, Florida, Ohio, Maryland and New Jersey, have enacted laws specifying that student achievement will comprise a percentage of teacher and principal evaluations. For classes where there are no state … Continue reading

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Concept Mastery

In today’s digital world, students read, examine, manipulate and interact on their device. GUEST COLUMN |by Jim Bowler As I travel around the country visiting schools, I observe one noticeable absence in many classrooms―no textbooks. Increasingly, teachers are turning to … Continue reading

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