Category Archives: cool tools

Revisiting an Active Community

Professional development through the lens of language and technology. GUEST COLUMN | by Megan Roberts What do we mean by the term “Professional Development”: Is it best to use it as a verb? How about as a noun? Or a … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Myday by Collabco

Here’s a personalized, customizable student dashboard that helps schools and universities keep students engaged, connected and organized. It helps make the student experience a positive one by providing them with access to relevant information like class schedules, homework assignments, and … Continue reading

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The Right to Read

Technology to bring literacy resources to refugee and remote communities. GUEST COLUMN | by Rebecca Leege Two-hundred-and-fifty million children across the globe are not learning basic literacy and numeracy skills. Of these, 57 million children—a disproportionate number of whom are … Continue reading

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Supporting Teachers as Change Agents

Uncovering a powerful way to push teaching and learning in our schools. GUEST COLUMN | by Amy Valentine Innovation in America’s classrooms (Obama Administration’s Race to the Top competition aside) has historically been born of the frustrations and inspirations of … Continue reading

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Arts, Technology, and the Future

Why school funding needs to change. GUEST COLUMN | by Yanaï Guedj Children are our future, as the old adage goes, but what happens when we don’t equip our children with the right tools to succeed? More often than not, … Continue reading

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