Category Archives: cool tools

Cool Tool | Recap by Swivl

After making its beta debut earlier this year, Recap, the free video response and reflection app developed by Swivl, has won over many educators and students. It was created in response to the pressing industry need for new formative assessment … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | 2VR

When 2VR was originally invented, the primary focus was mobility, yet as time passes, its significance begins to morph into something more. It becomes about access to information at any moment, anywhere you are. Today, our students have a wealth … Continue reading

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World of Work

A leading technology company helps students align their strengths, interests, and values. GUEST COLUMN | by Christi Cline According to the U.S. Department of Labor, 65 percent of today’s students will be employed in jobs that haven’t been created yet. … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Smartick

Here’s a cool online math learning methodology and practice application for students ages four to fourteen. Nearly 25,000 children from 53 countries have used the Smartick Method to learn math skills and concepts, and improve their reasoning skills and reading … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | CollegeVine Mentorship Program

Fact: The average public high schooler will share a single guidance counselor with 471 other students (in stark contrast to the extensive, personalized attention given their private school peers). Recognizing this, CollegeVine, formerly Admissions Hero, has unveiled a new tool designed … Continue reading

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