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…

Clarifying a misconception about teacher improvement and teacher evaluation

There’s a misconception developing about the umbrella term “teacher quality” as the process of “teacher improvement and evaluation” – that evaluation and improvement are the same process. I see this happening in my day-to-day conversations with people about Edthena. I often say that we’re bringing observation and feedback online for teacher improvement. The most common…