Category Archives: interviews

Good News for Literacy and Learning

Reading between the lines with Newsela Founder and CEO Matt Gross. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero Reading on a level a student can connect to, and a window to what’s happening in the world—that’s the basic gist. Matt Gross (pictured) … Continue reading

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Making Life Easier

A son takes a cue from his teacher father and helps classrooms in real ways. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero Australian educator Paul Symons founded LocknCharge in 1999 when he noticed a need for securing laptops and devices in his … Continue reading

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Where’s My Billion Dollars?

Watch out, Hal Friedlander is bringing transparency to the edtech procurement process. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero What better credentials than having been CIO of New York City schools, America’s largest school district with over 1 million students, 100,000 employees, … Continue reading

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Lighting the Way

Karen Panetta doesn’t hold back, and she’s brilliant for helping others.   INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero Here’s the story of a little girl who grew up and did what she wanted to. A computer engineer, inventor and the Associate Dean … Continue reading

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Education with a Mission

Innovative founder solving a high school guidance counselor conundrum. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero ANGELA CHOY Title: Co-founder and CEO Org: Edmission Reach: High school students. Fame: Berkeley Engineering undergrad, SCU MBA, and certified in college counseling. Quote: “I see … Continue reading

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