Better data and research create better apps. Better apps improve learning experiences for teachers and students alike. In the winter of 2015, Kara Carpenter discussed Teachley's alternative approach to rote learning which employs a unique blend of instruction, learning tools, feedback, and support within a series of fun, child-friendly games.
Check out the talk and the related discussion on on Vialogues.
Excerpts from the discussion
@06:05 beccachov: New criteria for assessing disabilities! 'Response to Intervention' is a more comprehensive and thoughtful approach to diagnosing disabilities!
@33:00 lauraschiebe: In terms of learning the business component of TEachley, how did that happen? What kinds of supports would be helpful as an educational entrepreneur?
@29:27 janicesunjoo: "Entertainment and storytelling is so key to engaging learners and setting up the context! Thus there is value in hiring effective visual communicators.. graphic artists, animators, voice actors...