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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 …

Attending ISTE

We’re MAD about ISTE! Come meet us there…

Crescerance will be attending ISTE 2016 this upcoming June 26- 29. ISTE is the premier education conference with 500 companies and 1,000 sessions covering innovative technologies and groundbreaking ideas that can be incorporated into the classroom.  Crescerance co-founder and president, Alefiya Bhatia will be a presenter for four events throughout the conference. She will be discussing topics ranging from mobile …

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The New Imperative For Public Education: Branding and Marketing Your School

By: David R. Voss from SEEN Magazine Public education used to be a monopoly. No competition. Every year the students simply showed up, and most people loved and supported what was happening inside. Not today. Charters, vouchers, open enrollment and private schools dot the landscape, bringing fierce competition for students and the dollars each one of them brings to the …

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5 Reasons Blended Learning Has Proved Successful

Blended learning is the combination of different learning techniques. Commonly referring to the use of eLearning to compliment the standard education model offering a broad scale of benefits like self-paced learning, testing and quizzing, monitoring and feedback. A survey completed by Learning in the 21st Century, shows that 76 percent of educators believe blended learning is beneficial to students. A …

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5 Tools to Enhance Parent-Teacher Communication

As technology continues to evolve, so should parent communication. Schools and their teachers have a great opportunity to enhance communication and parent engagement by utilizing available technology tools. Here are a few tools that can help teachers and schools communicate more effectively and increase parent engagement. Social Media: Social media is a great way to disseminate information, exhibit, and share …