Tech for Schools Summits
Baltimore Tech for Schools Summit 2015 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.
Keynote Speaker
In Go Blended, Aspire Public School leader, Liz Arney, tells what turned her from a healthy skeptic to a passionate believer in the power of blended learning. She also shares tips, tricks and wisdom from four years of working with technology to support learning.
Richard Culatta
Keynote Speaker
Richard Culatta
Director of the Office of Educational Technology for the U.S. Department of Education
Participating Companies
40 companies were selected by a team of local educator judges to participate in Baltimore Tech for Schools Summit 2015.
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Actively Learn
Integrates media, common core aligned questions, tools to scaffold and assess reading
After the Storm
CCSS-aligned reading game and corresponding curriculum for Middle School students
Books That Grow
Digital reading platform that adapts fiction and non-fiction texts to match students' reading levels
Tool for tracking interactions, progress, and lesson ideas for individual learners
Digital social studies resources in interactive museum setting
Helps teachers streamline CCSS-aligned writing assignments, grading and measuring student performance
Class Compete
Improve student test-taking abilities using games
Common Curriculum
Tool for lesson and unit plan creation, collaboration and sharing created by teachers
District Click
Handles digital permission slips and payment collection for teachers
Drawp for School
Create, share, store and manage assignments in one app
Professional development for educators provides instructional videos/ online community
Assessment creation tool that enables teachers to assign, track and share CCSS-aligned quizzes with Smarter Balanced and PARCC style questions
Facilitators of STEAM, project-based lessons
Activities and games that teachers use during breaks to promote focus through physical activity
Classroom documentation tool that communicates student's activity and progress to their parents
Automated online math tutoring and analytics tool for K-12 students
Organized non-fiction, public radio stories covering science, social studies and language arts topics
Motion Math
Conceptual learning games & dashboard for K-6 math
Mr. Elmer
Tracks data on student behavior & school culture
Noticing Tools
Suite of standards-aligned iOS mobile applications for math and science that promote experiential learning
Share and explore collections of web pages, photos, and notes around topics of interest
Video lesson creation tool that lets teachers embed multiple assessment types and track student understanding
CCSS aligned role-playing math game for grades 1-8.
Browser add-on that tracks and highlights words in any online text and incorporates them into vocab quizzes
Online exercises that allow students to learn English grammar by writing sentences and proofreading passages.
Redbird Advanced Learning
Adaptive K-12 digital curriculum, blended learning services and professional development
Roman Town
free iPad game in which student practice critical thinking skills while learning about ancient Rome
scrible Edu
Save webpages, annotate, share research with peers with added student edition features
iPad workflow solution for the classroom
Suite of classroom management tools and adaptive and social math games for grades K-5
Technology-Enhanced Items
Prepares students for computer-based testing in ELA in Math
Three Ring
Allows teachers to take pictures of student work with a mobile phone and keep it organized online
TIME for Kids Digital Edition
Assessments and activities with TIME for Kids' real world news coverage
Visualize and analyze impact of spending on outcomes in education
Manages reading assignments, allowing teachers to integrate media & quizzes into ebooks
Data management tools to break down student data and inform instruction
Behavior management tool that lets teachers track, record, and report classroom data about students to other teachers, admins and parents
Personalized, digitally enhanced literacy and reporting platform for K-8 students
Nureva Troove
Digital Portfolio for K-12 students
Turnitin Feedback Studio
Plagiarism detection, writing feedback & rubric grading
Summit Partners
Co-Hosts Sponsors
  • Baltimore County Public Schools
  • Baltimore City Public Schools
  • Howard County Public Schools2
  • Edtech Maryland
Gold Sponsors
  • New Schools Venture Fund
Silver Sponsors
  • Nureva
  • timeforkids
  • myOn
  • Pearson
  • casenex
  • School Improvement Network
  • Turnitin
Bronze Sponsors
  • LearnIt Systems
  • pearltrees

Supporting Sponsors