As the 21st century rolls on, education must adapt to meet the needs of truly global and tech-ready students. With technological advances, opportunities in education increase at the speed of light. These companies are using technology to improve education both in the classroom and at home.
Google is no stranger to the education game. Google Classroom became a premier source for online class organization during the pandemic, and many schools continue to use it even with their students back in the physical classroom. Google Classroom provides a suite of tools for materials, assessments, and grading that make it easy for educators to keep online materials organized and accessible to students.
Nova is an EdTech start-up that specializes in creating immersive learning environments in the Metaverse for schools and universities. It presents itself as the future of education and allows educational institutions to enter web 3. You can now take your history classes in ancient Rome and chat with Caesar or learn science with Einstein in a futuristic 3D laboratory. A must try.
Duolingo has become one of the most popular EdTech companies over the last decade. It offers gamified language learning programs that provide perfect practice in the world language classroom. Duolingo allows students and hobby learners the opportunity to receive specialized instruction at their skill level to increase their ability to understand and use a new language.
Photomath is a math resource that provides students with step-by-step instructions for math equations with the simple snap of a photo. Photomath is providing math assistance and tutoring to over 220 million users.
Panorama provides parents and educators with loads of student information in one dashboard. They make it easy for schools to keep track of student behavior, grades, and attendance in one easy-to-use place.
Newsela is a teaching resource that provides students with relevant news articles at their Lexile levels. It provides assessment tools to measure and track student ability and provides individualized instruction to meet their needs.
IXL provides online targeted lessons in math, ELA, and test prep. It targets students’ weak spots and provides them with practice to improve their skills.
Remind is a messaging platform that allows for safe and secure messaging between a teacher or coach and students. Remind enables mass messaging without using personal telephone numbers. It’s a great tool for teachers when they need to communicate with an entire class of students and parents.
DreamBox Learning is a math and language tool that provides individualized instruction for students based on a placement test. DreamBox gives teachers, parents, and students access to assessment data while providing instruction that meets a child’s specific needs.
BrainPOP provides a variety of entertaining lessons in every subject. Each lesson allows students to practice specific skills through games and activities as an engaging way for them to master needed proficiencies from science to the arts. BrainPOP provides educators with lesson guides, so their resources can be easily integrated into the existing curriculum.