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Monthly Archives: March, 2014

March 31st, 2014

March 2014 Wonderful things can happen when educators work together. That’s why this month we’re excited to release new features for working collaboratively, staying organized, and finding great content. We’ve even got a few tips to help you prepare for next generation standards and assessments. Read on to learn more! The power of collaboration You’ve worked hard to curate your collections. Why not share your work with your colleagues? The new collaborator feature lets you invite up to 20…   Read…

March 25th, 2014

Silverback Mileposts tightly knits individualized learning plans and interventions with curriculum and assessment so schools can quickly become powerhouses of personalized learning  BOISE, ID, March 25, 2014 – Silverback Learning Solutions (www.silverbacklearning.com), an educator-founded technology company and developer of Mileposts, a results-driven instructional improvement system installed in schools K-12 nationwide, today announced that it has won the Cool Tool Award for the Best Product or Service from EdTech Digest in its fourth annual Awards Recognition…   Read…

March 20th, 2014

The best advice makes simple sense, and we really enjoy reading advice especially when it pertains to use of technology, data security, and privacy in the classroom. Tom Vander Ark, who is the Founder and CEO of Getting Smart, wrote a solid piece earlier this week, Privacy Bills Block Personalization, Seek Private Benefit. Tom’s main focus surrounds the U.S. Department of Education’s Privacy Technical Assistance Center’s (PTAC) “new guidance” on student privacy, educational resources and…   Read…

March 14th, 2014

Thanks @TheHolmesPost http://t.co/zfUxT82qfR w @gooru Teachers are curators – Students are researchers #personalizedlearning #edtech — Silverback Learning (@SilverbackLS) March 14, 2014

March 12th, 2014

Popular recognition program celebrates education technology tools, trendsetters and leaders. Silverback Learning Solutions is a finalist in 3 categories:  Product or Service Assessment Solution District Data Solution MARCH 10, 2014 — The finalists for the fourth annual EdTech Digest Awards Recognition Program honoring tools, trendsetters and leaders in the education and technology sector have been announced. The distinguished awards program recognizes outstanding solutions—and the best and brightest minds—in education and technology. This year’s program features…   Read…