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Who Benefits From Your School’s Mobile App?

This is the second edition of our five part series on the “Who, What, When, Where and Why of Mobile Apps for Schools”. Sign up for our newsletter for more of this series. Can you guess who benefits most from your school’s mobile application? If you said EVERYONE, then you are right as anyone with a vested interest or a stake in your …

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What Is The Point of A Mobile App for My School?

This is the beginning of our five part series on the “Who, What, When, Where and Why of Mobile Apps for Schools” sign up up for our newsletter for more of this series. We’re halfway through the school year and like most of us, you have probably already encountered more than a few communication challenges with your student’s parents. Luckily, mobile app …

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Are education startups the new dot com

The amount of education startups is now increasing at an exponential rate. At the same time, the amount of venture funding for education businesses is at an all-time high. In some ways, the rise of education startups resembles the dot-com boom of the late 1990s, however, the successive crash of the dot-com craze may not be inevitable for the EdCo …

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Preparing Students for the Jobs of the Future

“What do you want your job to be when you grow up?” Your answer to this question when you were growing up probably didn’t quite match up to what your job is now… as a matter of fact, there’s a chance your job title didn’t even exist when you were growing up. From 1997-2012 alone, jobs in the technology sector …

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Introducing MAD-learn’s Design Process Update!

We’ve got some exciting things going on at MAD-learn that are coming your way! Our program will look just a little different when you login next time. We’re updating our app design process to make the process much more streamlined and user friendly. Here’s a sneak peek into what you’ll see!   Improving Your Overall App Creation Experience, Step-by-Step     …

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Crescerance, Grows Footprint in EdTech Industry Through Acquisition of Association Management System (AMS) “eMembership”

  On July 15, 2016, Crescerance Inc. completed its acquisition of eMembership from close partner company eBOARDsolutions Inc. (owned and managed by GSBA; Georgia Schools Boards Association) for an undisclosed amount. eMembership is an Association Management System (AMS) product focused acutely on serving K-12 not for profit education associations with technology services that enable them to better manage communications, event …

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Integrating EdTech After ISTE

Playgrounds, exhibit halls, presentations, oh my! ‘Tis the season for summer conferences, and coming home with what seems like 3 suitcases full of new material to bring into the classroom. When you pick up all the information booklets and freebies that you got at  ISTE and other conferences, you feel so inspired and empowered to change your classroom! However, something …

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4 Ways to Prep Your embrAPP for the New School Year

While students may be kicking back to relax or in the heart of summer activities, educators are often hard at work thinking ahead for the new school year. Your embrAPP is an effective tool to connect with the community and the students. Start planning your communication strategy now and the first days of school will feel like a breeze. Here …