Assessment, District/School Leadership

2018 IO EXPO WEST Highlights

Thanks to all of those who attended our 2018 IO EXPO West in Ontario, California! With more than twenty sessions over two days and 100+ attendees, we couldn't be happier with the turnout. We had a...[read more]


Anna Fox on Feb 24, 2018

Parent-Teacher-Student Communication

To improve parental engagement, one NYC school harnesses the power of a “simple” text message.

BACKGROUND Educators know that parental engagement is a key component of achieving better outcomes for students. Studies show that chronic absenteeism decreases when parents are more informed and...[read more]


Anna Fox on Feb 16, 2018

events

Will you be at TCEA?

Next week it's time for the annual TCEA Conference in Austin, Texas. We are looking forward to three full days of exhibiting and a chance to meet educators and members of the Texas Computer Education...[read more]


Anna Fox on Feb 2, 2018

Assessment, District/School Leadership

Top 8 Reasons to Attend This Year's IO EXPO West

Each year we invite our clients to the annual IO EXPO West in California and IO EXPO East in NYC. Here are the top 8 reasons why you shouldn't miss this year's EXPO West February 21st and 22nd in...[read more]


Anna Fox on Jan 17, 2018

Teaching & Learning, Ed Tech Innovation, District/School Leadership

See You at FETC?

We’ll be heading to Orlando for the annual Future of Education Technology Conference January 24-26 at the Orange County Convention Center in Florida. With over 10,000 K–12 IT professionals, teachers...[read more]


Peter Bencivenga on Jan 15, 2018

Policy & Accountability, Data Analytics, District/School Leadership

ESSA and data: How districts can seize the opportunity to go beyond compliance

The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) marks a significant shift in federal education policy that grants states greater flexibility to determine how to close achievement gaps and provide equitable...[read more]


Amy Jackson on Jan 9, 2018

Educator Effectiveness, District/School Leadership

3 Things to Look for In Professional Development

When many of us started in education, it was hard to find high quality professional development that worked. The only options seemed to be long, impersonal workshops or trekking to a university in...[read more]


Mercedes Cordero, Ph.D. on Dec 12, 2017

Ed Tech Innovation, Data Analytics, District/School Leadership

Texas School District Details Use of Virtual Data Wall at ASCD Conference

Notes from the Texas ASCD Conference: How Virtual Data Walls Make All the Difference[read more]


Amy Jackson on Dec 6, 2017

Teaching & Learning, Parent-Teacher-Student Communication

Forget the Newsletter: Why Texting Works for Schools

Think of the last planning period you spent racing to type, print, and pass out a letter to families.  Or all of the lunches you spent writing individual notes home.  Or the hours after school spent...[read more]


Amy Jackson on Oct 27, 2017

In the News

IO Education Announces Product Innovations to Drive Analytics, Differentiated Instruction and Teacher-parent Communication

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New and updated features allow districts to access their data and put plans into action to improve student outcomes ATLANTA – October 23, 2017 – IO Education, a leader in...[read more]


Eric Masters on Oct 23, 2017

In the News

IO Education Expands Leadership with New Chief Revenue Officer and Product Leadership Roles

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Leader in education technology sets bold vision for 2017 ATLANTA – October 04, 2017 – IO Education, a market leader in helping educators use data to improve student outcomes,...[read more]


Eric Masters on Oct 4, 2017

Ed Tech Innovation

IO Education Announces New Dashboard Reporting Solution

IO Education is pleased to announce the release an all-new dashboard reporting solution to our IO Insights partners. This solution makes significant strides in improving the usability and...[read more]


Kayla Dunigan on Oct 2, 2017