Monthly Archives: April 2013

Lively Learning

Janhavi Padture of Harbinger Knowledge discusses use of characters and avatars in online training INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero One common pain point in online learning or e-learning has always been the near-absence of human touch. With learning and development … Continue reading

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Big Bucks

When to know when you’re ready for VC funding and how to get it GUEST COLUMN | by Ariel Diaz When your edtech company is ready for takeoff—game plan set, team on board, and engines revving—it’s time to get some … Continue reading

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Evolving E-Rate

Why our technology support structures must be updated and refined to keep pace GUEST COLUMN | by Brian Stephens Okay, I’ll admit it:  I’m a nerd.  As much as the self-conscious among us would prefer to be known as technologists, … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | SofTest-M for iPad

Dallas-based exam management and analytics company, ExamSoft, has launched a cool app called SofTest-M that is changing the way students use iPads. One of the first secure offline exam delivery application of its kind for the iPad, SofTest-M restricts access … Continue reading

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Dig a Little

Don’t hide your data – use it! GUEST COLUMN | by Andrew Howard Have You Seen My Data? I was at a school in Chicago the other day, talking to some teachers about the effects of flipping their classrooms using … Continue reading

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Reluctant Time Travelers

Life has changed, so why hasn’t education? CLASSROOM 21 | by Greg Limperis  If I decide to dine out and I am not sure where, the first thing I do is google area restaurants on my smartphone—a few more taps … Continue reading

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Smart ALEKS

An in-depth look at a Web-based learning and assessment program like no other INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero Imagine a Web-based learning assistant that provides students with individualized and highly-targeted instruction in a variety of subjects. By assessing a student’s … Continue reading

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2013 – Finalists & Winners

EdTech Digest Awards Program 2013 | Raising the Roof Results are in for the third annual EdTech Digest Awards Recognition Program honoring tools, trendsetters and leaders in the education and technology sector. The distinguished awards program recognizes outstanding solutions—and the … Continue reading

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