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Putting an Entire Library in Their Pockets

In the shift from print to digital, a family legacy modernizes a classic need.  INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero As districts around the country make the transition from print textbooks to interactive digital platforms, smart legacy publishers are moving with … Continue reading

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Engineering Fun

A husband-and-wife team build a bridge to the offline world. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero Amelia Cosgrove and Bryan Thomas, the husband-and-wife founders of PopUp Play, are typical of so many parents across America today. Recalling their own childhoods where … Continue reading

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Making Good Humans

In depth with the leaders of an extraordinarily creative learning company. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero “My brother Evan and I have always been fascinated by the opportunity to use technology to tell new kinds of stories,” says Gregg Spiridellis, … Continue reading

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Making Good Teachers Great

A Teach for America strategist designs a tech platform to improve new teacher training. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero As a first-year science teacher, Adam Geller wanted to be a great science teacher. “And yet,” recalls Adam, “not one single … Continue reading

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Building a Regional, Virtual, Blended School

A Georgia superintendent talks about achieving his district’s goal of having high school students earn college credit for free. Morris Leis, Ed.D., has been the superintendent of the 8,000-student Coffee County School District in southeastern Georgia since August 2011. In … Continue reading

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