With rGrade, K-12 teachers can:

  • Design subject-area learning goals and common assessments
  • Build and share standards-aligned rubrics
  • Assess student learning with interactive rubrics
  • Organize learning evidence for student-level and subject-area reporting
  • Assess digital portfolios

Our consultants help schools with:

  • Systems planning, evaluation, design, and implementation
  • Strategies for implementing curriculum maps with classroom assessments
  • Teacher training on assessment and technology
  • Integration of interactive technologies for teaching and learning
  • Content management systems for teachers and students
  • Grant writing

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Your Strategic Partner for Learning and Assessment

We connect the potentials of emerging technologies with the needs of your curriculum, your teachers, and your students. We are a company of technologists, educators, and researchers that help schools evaluate needs, identify capacities, write grants, and implement solutions that advance strategic goals with technology and learning. With our rGrade™ Assessment Management System and other technologies, we can design systemic solutions that connect professional development with outcomes of student learning.

We design and/or implement technologies, providing consulting, and conduct professional development in areas of critical importance to today’s schools:

Assessment of and for Learning, Featuring rGrade™

  • Using assessment data to inform instruction (teacher data dashboards)
  • Tracking and improving student learning
  • Rubric design
  • Assessment audits
  • Assessment of and for Learning (Stiggins, et al.)
  • Digital Portfolios
  • Learning Response Systems (clickers and app-based)

Technology Integration (Curriculum, Content, and Training)

  • Interactive classroom technologies
  • Digital media design and production
  • Media studios in schools
  • 1:1 initiatives (tablet pedagogies)
  • Problem-Based Learning (PBL)

Online Learning

  • Evaluating and implementing online learning programs
  • Internet safety training
  • Content Management Systems, featuring Wordpress

Grant Writing and Other Consulting

  • Grant writing services (including partnerships with vendors and universities)
  • Grant writing workshops (for teachers and for administrators)
  • Technology evaluation and needs assessment
  • Specialized Experience: Low-income families and rural schools