Author Archives: victorrivero

Technology with a Purpose

How to help students use technology to make learning meaningful. GUEST COLUMN | by Gerry DiGiusto  At my son’s kindergarten orientation, the school’s teachers and principal—skilled, passionate, dedicated educators one and all—seemed most excited about the new iPads for the … Continue reading

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Making a Larger Impact

Rethinking edtech and school partnership.  GUEST COLUMN | by Mike Evans A close connection between schools and education technology companies is a formula for collective success. Moreover, that critical connection needs to consider one simple—yet important—point: school and district leaders … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | SketchFab

Here’s an online community that publishes and shares 3D content online and in virtual reality (VR). With a community of more than half of a million content contributors, SketchFab is among the world’s largest platforms for 3D content online, including subjects … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | EduCycle

Recently launched educational augmented reality game EduCycle teaches kids and adults about the impact of carbon dioxide emissions. Players design a city’s transportation, farms, and buildings while cutting emissions to the level specified in the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change. Based on the … Continue reading

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A Natural Curiosity

Randy Wilhelm surveys the digital learning landscape. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero Here’s a company that offers a suite of robust, student-focused and effective solutions that deliver results at the individual student level. Their entire team of professionals — from … Continue reading

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