The elation felt while attending the June 2019 Tech & Learning Leadership Summit in Philadelphia could be compared to the exhilaration of running up the Rocky Steps in the City of Brotherly Love.
“i-Ready provides our staff with the data and tools necessary to help our students make great gains in proficiency of state standards,” said Teni Helmberger, Director of Special Education and Assessment at Kokomo School Corporation in Kokomo, IN.
High School Nation is now using Blackmagic Design’s URSA Mini Pros as their main cameras with the organization’s nationwide high-school outreach program.
The supplemental curriculum for math, science, writing, English/language arts and reading aligns with TEKS and prepares students for STAAR
“We’ve been able to improve our services and the functionality is so much better – and our costs went down."
Cantillon and his team regularly takes student broadcasters to such events as the NFL Pro Bowl, NBA Summer League, MLB All-Star Week and more.
Even our youngest students are engaged in critical thinking, making sound decisions and choices as they identify and solve authentic problems.
Gaggle has retained the majority of its subscribers, with 92 percent of districts renewing their Gaggle partnership year after year.
“The ODE approvals...underscore the impact of i-Ready Diagnostic in the classroom,” said Rob Waldron, CEO of Curriculum Associates.
After incubating the idea in his district’s strategic plan, Dr. Chris Wasko, Instructional Project Manager in Wake County (NC) Public Schools, helped launch a digital portfolio initiative involving 700 teachers from 187 schools.
As anyone who has led a digital conversion knows, deploying the devices and software subscriptions is only the first step in the ultimate goal of edtech.
More than 50 education technology and curriculum leaders came together to learn, share, and make connections to support instruction in districts across the country.
"District 99 chose IXL because it allows our teachers to provide grade-level practice, while also delivering individualized support for each student at their own level," said Mary Mycyck, Director of Mathematics at District 99.
The LMS was chosen for its ability to support standards-aligned curriculum, instruction and assessment.
The LTI Advantage designation means that a product has implemented IMS certification for the latest version of the core Learning Tools Interoperability® (LTI®) standard.