JANUARY 30, 2017
Best-selling author and President of Modern Teacher, Dr. Shawn K. Smith provides superintendents and educational leaders a practical approach to transform teaching and learning for the 21st Century in his new book The New Agenda: Achieving Personalized Learning Through Digital Convergence.
NOVEMBER 2, 2016
Recently, THE Journal interviewed Modern Teacher's President, Shawn Smith, about the newly formed National Council on Digital Convergence and their recently released State of the Industry Report. Read the article to learn more about the #DigitalConvergence movement happening across the nation.
OCTOBER 25, 2016
The independent analysts at Great Place to Work certified Modern Teacher as a great workplace. Modern Teacher earned this credential based on extensive ratings provided by its employees in anonymous surveys. Results revealed that 100% of surveyed employees reported feeling a sense of community pride in their work.
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
Modern Teacher Announces Strategic Partnership with SERRC, Alaska’s Educational Resource Center, to Digitize Culturally-Responsive Curriculum
Modern Teacher announced one of its most innovative partnerships to date, with SERRC - Alaska’s Educational Resource Center - to provide a research-based methodology for PreK-12 Digital Convergence in education. The proprietary methodology addresses a technology adoption crisis in America’s classrooms by focusing on the entire school system and its interrelated parts.
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
Partnership with Washtenaw Intermediate School District, Michigan to bring Digital Convergence to PreK-12 Education
Modern Teacher announced its newest partner, Washtenaw Intermediate School District in Michigan, to provide a research-based methodology for PreK-12 Digital Convergence in education. The proprietary methodology addresses a technology adoption crisis in America’s classrooms by focusing on the entire school system and its interrelated parts.
NOVEMBER 16, 2015
CREC and Modern Teacher partner to offer Connecticut school districts a platform for teaching and learning in the digital world.
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
Delaware’s BRINC districts collaborate to personalize learning for all students. Teachers blend online and in-person instruction to engage students and increase college and career readiness.
APRIL 28, 2015
Charles Fred, Modern Teacher CEO, interviews Sal Khan, founder of the Khan Academy, on the future of video in the workplace. In addition to CEO, Charles Fred is a best-selling author, entrepreneur, investor, and public speaker devoted to discovering new ways for professionals to acquire skills necessary to compete in today’s knowledge-thirsty economy. He asks Sal for his thoughts about how enterprises can best prepare for visual and collaborative learners in the workplace.
APRIL 10, 2015
Shawn Smith, Modern Teacher President, makes an appearance on Tasty Trade’s Bootstrapping in America on April 10th, 2015. On Bootstrapping in America, Tom Sosnoff & Tony Battista interview today's most influential entrepreneurs. From up & coming talent to established successes, Tom & Tony celebrate the entrepreneurial spirit.
APRIL 1, 2015
Chicago-Based education companies, Modern Teacher and digedu, merge to innovate ways to support digital transformation in the classroom.