Tech for Schools Summits
EdSurge LearnLaunch 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.
Participating Companies
34 companies were selected by a team of local educator judges to participate in EdSurge LearnLaunch 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
Cashtivity
Project-based entrepreneurship, financial and business challenges
Class Compete
Improve student test-taking abilities using games
CourseKicker
Lesson discovery and recommendation engine for K-12 teachers
CueThink
Peer-to-peer mobile learning platform for students to improve their math problem solving skills
eduBuncee
Multi-media presentation tool suitable for all ages. Easily shareable with students, parents, and other educators
Edulastic
Assessment creation tool that enables teachers to assign, track and share CCSS-aligned quizzes with Smarter Balanced and PARCC style questions
Elesapiens Science & Fun
Interactive science lesson modules in both English and Spanish
Formative
Create & assign digital quizzes, then track students' progress
GoNoodle
Activities and games that teachers use during breaks to promote focus through physical activity
HMH Developer Portal
Helps developers build tools for educators, students, and parents
Kaymbu
Classroom documentation tool that communicates student's activity and progress to their parents
Listenwise
Organized non-fiction, public radio stories covering science, social studies and language arts topics
Matific
Series of math activities and games on the browser and iPad that map to popular textbooks and CCSS
Nepris Industry Connections
Connect teachers and classrooms with subject-relevant STEM professionals
Noticing Tools
Suite of standards-aligned iOS mobile applications for math and science that promote experiential learning
PaGamO
Massive online education game for any subject
PersonalizedPD
Small group PD and coaching for teachers
Ponder
Browser add-on that measures reading activity
Quill
Online exercises that allow students to learn English grammar by writing sentences and proofreading passages.
ScribeSense
Automatic grading for short response questions
scrible Edu
Save webpages, annotate, share research with peers with added student edition features
Sesame
Cloud-based teacher work environment that combines planning, assessment, and curriculum standards.
Storyboard That
Storyboard creator for students and teachers
TIME Edge
Current events reading content for students & teachers
Todo Math
CCSS-aligned iOS math games for K - 2 students
Trails for Education
Visually map resources & lessons into curated playlists
Globaloria
Blended-learning courses and platform that teach students to design and code educational games
JogNog
Provides competitive learning quizzes that help students learn Common Core-aligned content
Learning Games Studios
Games for learning english and understanding arguments
Mathspace
Track and provide feedback on all aspects of a math problem, including intermediate steps
Schoolrunner
Data management tool that tracks attendance, behavior, grades, mastery, etc. all in one place for teachers and admins to access
ThinkCERCA
CCSS aligned lessons focused on teaching close reading and argumentative writing across multiple subjects for grades 4 - 12
Summit Partners
Co-Hosts Sponsors
  • Learn Launch
  • BostonPS
  • ReverePS
  • CambridgePS
  • NatickPS
  • BurlingtonPS
  • Archdiocese of Boston
Gold Sponsors
  • New Schools Venture Fund
Silver Sponsors
  • Pearson
Bronze Sponsors
  • Matific
  • timeforkids