Demo the Edthena platform

It’s officially possible to try Edthena on your own. This comes with the recent launch of a refreshed public site. While we’ve shown our technology publicly before, this is one of the first times we’re letting anyone try it out on their own. Feel free to send us feedback about your experience. We’re excited to hear…

New policies incorporate video reflection for teacher certification

Recently, Edthena visited the 2013 American Association for Colleges of Teacher Education Conference (AACTE) in Orlando, Fla. Integrating video into the teacher certification process was the hot topic this year as a result of edTPA, a multi-measure assessment of a teacher’s readiness to enter the classroom. Aligned with national standards and supported by 24 states…

Teacher tools are like an ice-cream sandwich

In consumer technology explaining your place can be as simple as explaining the problem and solution in one sentences: People have a pain point, and we have a solution for that. In education, though, while you might be solving a real problem for educators and delivering value, you also need to explain how you’re part…