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Posts Tagged with: RTI

May 24th, 2013

Clark Corbin for Idaho Ed News Editor’s note: This article originally appeared in the May 21, 2013 edition of IdahoEdNews and was written by Clark Corbin. It was reposted here with the permission of IdahoEdNews. We are looking for creative and successful Solutions to education issues around the country. To submit your effective education solution for a blog post please email Alex at asundali@silverbacklearning.com. Knowing test scores weren’t where they needed to be, Falls Valley Elementary School hired a…   Read…

February 6th, 2013

Rudi Lewis Silverback Learning Solutions COO, Rudi Lewis, was recently included in the GetIdeas.org Thought Leaders Series with this post. Personalized learning is in the spotlight around the globe, as vendors race to be known as THE personalized learning solution.  But teaching to the needs of each student won’t happen through a magic product — it will require a synergy of tools and open resources that fit together for mass personalization, combined with teaching professionals who readily accept these tools because…   Read…

December 2nd, 2012

The Silverback Team This year DA readers nominated a record number of products that have made a positive difference in their school districts. Silverback Learning Solutions has been selected as a 2012 District Administration Readers’ Choice Top 100 Product. With more than 1,000 nominations this year, a new record, the winners were selected by the editors of District Administration and were based upon both the quantity of nominations and the quality of reader descriptions. The…   Read…

May 4th, 2012

By: Rudi Lewis Congratulations to Gooding School District (pictured) and the Silverback team for receiving some good “ink” in the May 2012 issue of District Administration magazine.  “Not Your Mother’s Student Information System” (page 77 of the May DA issue in print, link to online version below,) is an article we had a lot of fun with and still got the main point across that Silverback is shaking up the educational data world.  The editor over at…   Read…

March 15th, 2012

By: Cathy Ellingsworth Educators are feeling more pressure than ever before due to increased accountability measures, from the lingering No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) to the current hotbed of discussion around performance-based pay.  The Silverback Mileposts™ program was not created as a result of these initiatives; however it was created to address the same underlying dilemma that educators have faced ever since the chalk screeched across the first blackboard:  How do we maximize achievement…   Read…