Category Archives: cool tools

Cool Tool | ChatterHigh

High school seniors believe the most influential resource for researching colleges is the actual college website (80 percent). High school juniors seldom ask school counselors when they have questions while researching college (4 percent), but instead turn to college websites … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | SchoolMint

Created to help families navigate and for schools to manage the school enrollment process, SchoolMint is a cloud-based student enrollment and school choice platform. Available online and on mobile devices, and used by more than 2,000 schools in 70 cities … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | ContentKeeper LBA

BYOD and 1-to-1 programs, which are becoming a staple in districts across the U.S., are causing increasing speed and volume demands on district networks. To accommodate this and ensure networks are always up and running, districts are installing load balancing … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Reading Horizons Discovery 7

The seventh version of this literacy platform includes a wide array of new features providing teachers with the resources to give K–3 students a solid foundation for reading and spelling. Using relatable characters to guide reinforcement and corrective feedback, the … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | MIDAS Education

Here’s one system where you can use one log-in to handle all of your teaching and learning needs. Call it an “EEM” (Education Enterprise Management) solution, MIDAS does not make a district’s disparate systems “talk” together; it replaces them all … Continue reading

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