Tech for Schools Summits
New Orleans 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.
Participating Companies
25 companies were selected by a team of local educator judges to participate in New Orleans Tech for Schools Summit.
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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
Project-based entrepreneurship, financial and business challenges
Create & assign digital quizzes, then track students' progress
Activities and games that teachers use during breaks to promote focus through physical activity
Recommends certified tutors with pre-screening process to best match student's learning style
Annotation tool that enables students to comment privately and publicly on web pages
Kyte Learning
Digital library of edtech professional development videos created by teachers
Open-source library of electronic modules snap together with magnets for prototype/ play
Math games and quizzes for grades K -10 with integrated analytics and inter-school competitions
Track and provide feedback on all aspects of a math problem, including intermediate steps
Series of math activities and games on the browser and iPad that map to popular textbooks and CCSS
Monster Math
iPad and iPhone game for K-5 students to practice CCSS-aligned math skills
Nepris Industry Connections
Connect teachers and classrooms with subject-relevant STEM professionals
News-O-Matic EDU
Selection of daily news articles for students
Standards aligned curriculum, projects, lessons and worksheets for teachers for ELA, Social Studies, Math and Science
Massive online education game for any subject
CCSS aligned role-playing math game for grades 1-8.
Automatic grading for short response questions
CCSS aligned lessons focused on teaching close reading and argumentative writing across multiple subjects for grades 4 - 12
Current events reading content for students & teachers
Unit Planner
Collaborative unit planning software with a shared library of existing instructional resources
Whetstone Development Platform
Classroom observation that provides data on teacher effectiveness and impact on student learning
Capella Professional Development Courses
Online professional development for individuals or full districts
Data management tool that tracks attendance, behavior, grades, mastery, etc. all in one place for teachers and admins to access
Summit Partners
Co-Hosts Sponsors
  • Success Prep Academy
  • ReNEW Schools
  • KIPP New Orleans
  • Algiers
  • Collegiate Academies
  • St. Martins
  • NET Charter
  • Orleans Parish School Board
  • FirstLine Schools
  • NOLA College Prep
Gold Sponsors
  • New Schools Venture Fund
  • Little Bits
Silver Sponsors
  • Capella Education
Bronze Sponsors
  • timeforkids
  • Matific
  • edWeb