Tech for Schools Summits
Austin Tech for Schools Summit 2016 Recap
These summits may be over, but the learning, reflections and relationships continue! Find the events recaps below or jump over to one of our Upcoming Summits.
Participating Companies
26 companies were selected by a team of local educator judges to participate in Austin Tech for Schools Summit 2016.
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Online, video observation, evaluation and feedback
Hands-on STEM activities
BirdBrain Science
Leveled, adaptive CCSS-based science articles for reading comp & subject-specific vocab
Callido Learning
Courses to develop research, information literacy and other critical thinking skills
FlexTime Manager
System for managing activity periods
GameSalad for Education
Curriculum that teaches how to build games
Blended-learning courses and platform that teach students to design and code educational games
Activities and games that teachers use during breaks to promote focus through physical activity
Student performance dashboard that integrates Google apps
Kyte Learning
Digital library of edtech professional development videos created by teachers
Student progress tracker with feedback tool
Two way communication between schools and parents
Math Shelf
Pre-school and Kindergarten math curriculum for tablets
Monster Math
iPad and iPhone game for K-5 students to practice CCSS-aligned math skills
NovoAssured Education
Connects educators to each other to model use of tech tools
Office Depot Education
Suite of software & hardware products for classrooms & schools
Communication tool for student dismissal process
Ripple Effects
Comprehensive behavioral management tools
Automatic grading for short response questions
Sown to Grow
Goal setting tool for student use
Swift CSP
Curriculum for teaching the AP CSP course using Apple Swift
Tiggly Education
Soft toys interact with iPad learning apps to teach literacy and math to young students
Digital resource repository for special education lessons
Mobile app measuring everyday activity as physics experiments
Think Through Math
Adaptive math program providing instruction, practice and help from live teachers
Adaptive, Common Core-aligned practice and assessment for Math and English students in grades 2-8
Summit Partners
Co-Hosts Sponsors
  • EdTech Action
  • Austin ISD
  • Del Valle ISD
  • Manor ISD
Gold Sponsors
  • New Schools Venture Fund
  • Insight ADVANCE
  • Reach Capital
  • Office Depot
Silver Sponsors
  • Waggle
  • Think Through Math
  • iCracked
  • Starin
Bronze Sponsors
  • CreatorUp
  • Dell