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California Superintendents Tech for Schools Summit 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.
Joseph South
Keynote Speaker
Joseph South
Director, Office of Educational Technology, U.S. Department of Education
Terry Grier
Keynote Speaker
Terry Grier
Executive Director of the Sonima Health and Wellness Foundation and former Superintendent of Houston ISD
Manny Barbara
Keynote Speaker
Manny Barbara
Vice President, Advocacy and Thought Leadership, Silicon Valley Education Foundation
Participating Companies
29 companies were selected by a team of local educator judges to participate in California Superintendents Tech for Schools Summit.
BirdBrain Science
Leveled, adaptive CCSS-based science articles for reading comp & subject-specific vocab
Project-based entrepreneurship, financial and business challenges
Virtual world to teach conceptual math and computational fluency
Coordinate class activities & events with parents
Assignment creator and library for K-12 teachers
Manage students' data privacy & parental consent; track tools' usage & monitor privacy policies
K-12 LMS providing information to parents, teachers & administrators
Data and instructional management tools for teachers of English Language Learners
Develops custom playlists of eBooks, games, videos and learning materials for the iPad
Online, gamified courses for 21st Century skills
Istation Reading
Research-based curriculum, assessment and intervention program for reading and writing for grades pre-K through 12
Library of interactive science lessons for grades K-5 designed using the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)
Conversation simulator for educator training
Kyte Learning
Digital library of edtech professional development videos created by teachers
Learning A-Z
Supplementary curriculum with interactive resources, leveled online ebooks and quizzes
Standards aligned curriculum, projects, lessons and worksheets for teachers for ELA, Social Studies, Math and Science
Noticing Tools
Suite of standards-aligned iOS mobile applications for math and science that promote experiential learning
Massive online education game for any subject
Panorama Surveys & Analytics Platform
Survey collection and analysis to measure the efficacy of school systems and topics
Open learning management system (LMS) with reporting and analytics for customizing online curricula to students' needs
Small group PD and coaching for teachers
SIS with student and parent access, attendance and seating tools, student record exchange.
Shmoop University
Learning resources contextualized with current events & pop culture to appeal to students
Smarter Solving
Problem solving skills builder for computerized, standardized tests
Multi-lingual communication between teachers and parents
Think Through Math
Adaptive math program providing instruction, practice and help from live teachers
Online one-to-one math tutoring
Zinc Reading Labs
Preparation for college-level reading
Summit Partners
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