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Riverside Tech for Schools Summit 2016 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.
Dr. Darryl Adams
Keynote Speaker
Dr. Darryl Adams
Darryl Adams has served as superintendent of the Coachella Valley Unified School District (CVUSD) since 2011. Under his servant leadership, CVUSD is the 1st school district in the nation to provide a mobile device for every student from preschool through high school. The district’s Mobile Learning and Wifi-on- Wheels initiative has been recognized by President Barack Obama.
Major Rusty Bailey
Keynote Speaker
Major Rusty Bailey
William R. “Rusty” Bailey III, a Riverside native whose family came to the city in 1914, has been Mayor since 2012 and previously served on the City Council. Mayor Bailey graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point with a degree in political science in 1994 and worked in public service locally and in Washington, D.C. He earned a Master’s Degree in Public Policy from UCLA’s Luskin School of Public Affairs in 1999 and was named Alumnus of the Year in 2013. Mayor Bailey lives in Riverside with his wife, Judy, and two daughters, Elizabeth and Julia.
Participating Companies
33 companies were selected by a team of local educator judges to participate in Riverside Tech for Schools Summit 2016.
Learn financial literacy and basic banking transactions
BeeLine Reader
Facilitates on-screen reading using color gradients
BirdBrain Science
Leveled, adaptive CCSS-based science articles for reading comp & subject-specific vocab
Personalized, competency-based professional growth for teachers, with observation & coaching tools for admins
Canary Learning
K-12 assessment management tool for distributing, collecting and grading assignments on the teacher’s device.
CanFigureIt Geometry
Interactive geometry-learning program
Class Composer
Create elementary school class lists
Curriculum, teacher tools and teacher training to teach coding to high schoolers
Digital game for high school chemistry
District Click
Handles digital permission slips and payment collection for teachers
Drawp for School
Create, share, store and manage assignments in one app
Software system for administering hall passes
Manage students' data privacy & parental consent; track tools' usage & monitor privacy policies
K-12 LMS providing information to parents, teachers & administrators
Elesapiens Science & Fun
Interactive science lesson modules in both English and Spanish
FlexTime Manager
System for managing activity periods
Haiku Learning
K-12 LMS where teachers can create interactive web pages, online projects, discussions
Homework Friendzy
Teachers assign homework from their textbook; students collaborate to complete it
Istation Home
Enables students to continue to work on personalized assignments associated with their Istation learning path
Student performance dashboard that integrates Google apps
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
Learning Bird
Library of over 15,000 lessons that enables students to learn a topic through a variety of mediums
Series of math activities and games on the browser and iPad that map to popular textbooks and CCSS
Noticing Tools
Suite of standards-aligned iOS mobile applications for math and science that promote experiential learning
Free, assignable resource library with individually recommended lessons
Massive online education game for any subject
Interactive, animated math videos
Personalized math curriculum with help from live tutors
scrible Edu
Save webpages, annotate, share research with peers with added student edition features
Think Through Math
Adaptive math program providing instruction, practice and help from live teachers
Tilton's Algebra
Practice problems and step-by-step help for algebra
Word Lab Web
Learn vocabulary & improve context clue skills from lists of high frequency words
Summit Partners
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