Archive for February 2012

John Hunter and Brian Crosby at NBC’s Education Nation

Just a quick, but very proud one. In 2007 we promoted Brian Crosby’s model classroom and distance learning program for Promethean, gaining national exposure. Fast forward to 2012 – Ian was hosting in the Green Room when none but Brian Crosby walked in! MSNBC’s Brian Williams discusses innovation with the two in this video.

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CBS Austin: Teachers say smart pens contributing to smarter kids

Over the years, computers have increasingly written good old pen and paper out of the equation.  But now they’re back, and are perhaps better than ever. Holding a thick pen with a computerized display on the side, Martha Escobedo, a 5th grade teacher at AISD’s Pleasant Hill Elementary, says “The pen is actually picking up what I…

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Evernote Product/Video Review by Scholastic

Ken Royal from Scholastic Administrator Magazine took Evernote for a test drive, posting this video during the Florida Educational Technology Conference. This will remain front and center through the Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA) conference. Attention educators: we are looking for classrooms, schools and districts that are interested in piloting Evernote for Schools. Contact us if you…

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Royal Reports: Students Planning Success

Life isn’t something that comes out of a perfect box, so you can successfully put all the pieces together. If you’re a student trying to figure out your way, even in the best of situations it’s difficult.

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