Tech for Schools Summits
California Tech for Schools Summit for Superintendents 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.
Tom Torlakson
Keynote Speaker
Tom Torlakson
State Superintendent Tom Torlakson is a second-generation public school teacher who applies his experience as a science teacher, coach, and parent in the fight to transform education so that all California children get the world-class education they deserve.
Richard Culatta
Keynote Speaker
Richard Culatta
Director of the Office of Educational Technology for the U.S. Department of Education
Michael Horn
Keynote Speaker
Michael Horn
Michael Horn is a co-founder of the Clayton Christensen Institute and serves as the executive director of its education program. He recently coauthored Amazon bestseller, Blended: Using Disruptive Innovation to Improve Schools. He speaks nationwide about how to transform education.
Esther Wojcicki
Keynote Speaker
Esther Wojcicki
Esther Wojcicki is a teacher, writer and internationally recognized speaker about education. Since 1984, she has taught journalism at Palo Alto High School. Last year she published, Moonshots in Education: Launching Blended Learning in the Classroom.
Participating Companies
24 companies were selected by a team of local educator judges to participate in California Tech for Schools Summit for Superintendents.
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ADVANCEfeedback
Online, video observation, evaluation and feedback
Amplify ELA
Interactive, tablet-based ELA curriculum for students in grades 6 - 8
BloomBoard
Personalized, competency-based professional growth for teachers, with observation & coaching tools for admins
Carnegie Learning digitalACE
Interactive math curriculum on the iPad for students in grades 6-12
CodeHS
Curriculum, teacher tools and teacher training to teach coding to high schoolers
Drawp for School
Create, share, store and manage assignments in one app
DreamBox Learning
K-8 math games product that adapts to the learner's level of knowledge
Edthena
Online video coaching for teacher observation & feedback using collaborative commenting tools
Edusight
Online gradebook and integrated ePortfolios for K-12 students
Entappia School App
Mobile and web-based communication platform for teachers, admins and parents with an integrated fundraising component
Hapara Instructional Management Suite
Coordinate, manage & track student & teacher workflow in Google Apps for Education
iLIT
Fosters literacy through personalized reading and learning
Kyte Learning
Digital library of edtech professional development videos created by teachers
Learnmetrics
Data analysis tool for discovering patterns in school data
LearnZillion
Common Core digital curriculum and professional development platform for grades 2-12
littleBits
Open-source library of electronic modules snap together with magnets for prototype/ play
Metria
Helps educators with lesson planning, assessment development, and monitoring student progress
Ponder
Browser add-on that measures reading activity
Redbird Advanced Learning
Adaptive K-12 digital curriculum, blended learning services and professional development
Schoolzilla
Centralize, visualize, explore and act on school data from multiple sources
TenMarks Math
Web-based math program providing lesson plans, curriculum & adaptive practice. Offering curriculum, practice, assessment and intervention for 1st grade - high school
ThinkCERCA
CCSS aligned lessons focused on teaching close reading and argumentative writing across multiple subjects for grades 4 - 12
Versal
Create online courses without coding
VIF Curriculum
Community connecting teachers globally to project based curriculum & dual language resources
Summit Partners
Co-Hosts Sponsors
  • California Department of Education
  • Californians Dedicated to Education Foundation
Gold Sponsors
  • TenMarks Education
  • Carnegie Learning
  • Little Bits
  • Learnzillion
  • Insight Education Group
  •  DreamBox Learning Inc.
Silver Sponsors
  • Amplify
  • versal
  • Kyte Learning
  • VIF
  • Nureva
  • Edusight

Supporting Sponsors