BrightBytes improves the way the world learns through cutting-edge research and analysis. The outputs of this analysis enable educational leaders to make better, evidence-based decisions that improve learning outcomes. Company Contact: Bruce Umpstead, Strategic Partnerships | bruce@BrightBytes.net
Canvas by Instructure is the LMS that gets used. Canvas connects teachers, tools, ideas, and students, and then stays out of the way. With all the built-in features you need and the integrations you want, Canvas makes teaching and learning easier, enabling you to take education to a higher level.
Comcast Business offers Internet, Ethernet, Voice and TV for government, education, and business. Comcast Business has one of the most sophisticated networks in the country, and was named the Metro Ethernet Forum’s 2013 North American Service Provider of the Year. Built for business, customers value the diverse, private network and 24×7 dedicated business support.
Curriculum Associates is a rapidly growing education company committed to making classrooms better places for teachers and students. We believe that all children have the chance to succeed, and this drives the decisions we make every day. Our research-based, award-winning products, including cloud-based i-Ready®, provide teachers and administrators with flexible resources that deliver meaningful assessments and data-driven, differentiated instruction for children. We serve millions of students with i-Ready® (adaptive diagnostic, online instruction, and practice apps for math and reading); Ready® (standards-based instruction build from scratch for the Common Core); BRIGANCE® (assessment and instruction for special education, early childhood, and Head Start); and other programs because of our laser focus on educators’ needs over our own bottom line and a belief that thoughtful and continuous innovation leads to a positive impact on classrooms and measureable growth for students.
Eduware, Inc. offers a suite of integrated products to launch your classroom into the 21st century, allowing you to create, curate, and deploy powerful assessments from any web enabled device. Additionally, Eduware’s ClickerSchool offers BYOD friendly classroom activities. ClickerSchool implements games and live polls using clickers, smartphones, laptops, or tablets.
All-in-one virtual campus, TheEducationCloud platform, consolidates school business and curricular applications to a single navigational interface and password providing SIS, LMS, ERP, Google Apps, HR/Payroll, communication, transportation. Reduce license / operating costs of 50-65% ($200K-$2M/yr).
A wholly owned subsidiary of CDW (NASDAQ: CDW), CDW Government (CDW-G) is a leading provider of technology solutions to education, government and healthcare customers. The company features dedicated K-12 account managers to help districts choose the right technology products and services to meet their needs. The company’s solutions architects and engineers offer expertise in designing customized solutions, while its advanced technology engineers assist districts with the implementation and long-term management of those solutions. From network communications and notebooks to virtualization and mobility, CDW-G is dedicated to providing the best possible solutions and resources to its customers.
Junyo’s classroom systems enable teachers to create personalized playlists for students using OER and licensed content. Assessments are tracked, and dashboards deliver insights to teachers and administrators. An active teacher community shares content recommendations. Junyo integrates with nearly every LMS. Junyo is available as a full suite or individual modules.
Lesson Planet fills the gap as a virtual curriculum department providing award-winning online search tools to help PreK-12 educators find credentialed teacher reviews and links to online lesson planning resources, searchable by grade, subject, and standard. Educational technology professional development includes teacher-friendly, step-by-step, on-demand instructional video courses.
A unique challenge is presented by trying to marry the most modern forms of technology to a classroom that has not been updated since the mid-90s. The Lumos SmartHub allows teachers to wirelessly interact with the classroom using whatever technology they choose, be it iPad, Android, Mac or PC.
From motivational, student-made career videos and college/university search tools to career personality tests and more, My Career Playbook™ gives students the winning edge in planning their professions. Teachers, parents and counselors get on the same playing field, educating and encouraging their students toward post-secondary success—thanks to one comprehensive website.
myON is a personalized digital literacy platform that creates collaborative learning opportunities. myON expands the classroom for teachers and students by providing access to more than 7,000 enhanced digital books with multimedia supports, real-time assessments and close reading tools. With myON, every student experiences the benefits of personalized literacy instruction.
Optimum Solutions Corp (1991), a national marketing research firm utilized by Fortune 100, K-12 & Higher Education clients. OSC’s Digital Writing System is a paperless forms solution that uses world-renowned handwriting interpretation technology to capture data & documents through iPads & Androids.
Shindig offers a patented large-scale video chat teaching and event platform that seeks to unleash the untapped potential of video chat. Used by TED, CNN, Bill Gates, Jim Cramer, The Economist, and more, Shindig brings the dynamics of an in-person event to internet scale.