Category Archives: cool tools

Cool Tool | Casper Suite from JAMF Software

Farmington Area Public Schools embarked on a 1:1 iPad deployment as a part of a customized learning initiative supporting anytime, anywhere learning anytime. They were faced with the challenge of deploying the right apps to more than 7,300 iPads while adhering to … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Alma

Alma is a holistic student engagement platform that offers a new approach to student information and learning management. It replaces expensive, fragmented systems in use in schools today with simple and intuitive online software to improve school operations and student outcomes. … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | myON Personalized Literacy Platform

A champion in personalized literacy, myON was among the first companies to offer unlimited access to authentic digital content and reading growth assessments, tools and data. More than 70 percent of the myON library is comprised of informational text and every … Continue reading

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What Is the ‘Modern Classroom,’ Anyway?

Shiny new devices may get lots of attention, but edtech expert Gill Leahy says that today’s best classrooms balance the space, the technology, and the pedagogy. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero When Gill Leahy started teaching mathematics in the ’80s, … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | LoiLoNote School

LoiLoNote School (LNS), developed from LoiLoNote based on teachers’ feedback, is a cloud-based, multi-platform, collaboration, sharing and production app for schools that’s all about creativity. LNS is a learning support tool that lets teachers run a class all from within one app. … Continue reading

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