A recent op-ed by David L. Kirp published in The New York Times examines how texting programs can nudge students towards better educational choices. Kirp focuses particularly on the use of texting interventions to reduce summer melt and to encourage students from all socioeconomic backgrounds to apply for college.
2016 has been a whirlwind of new technologies, rising leaders, and groundbreaking initiatives in education. As the year comes to an end, let's take a look at the past year through Signal Vine's top blog posts and tweets of 2016.
It's hard to believe that we're already halfway through December! It's a busy time full of holiday shopping, travel, and of course, exams. Send your students some much-needed holiday cheer with 18 of the best holiday emojis.
Welcome back to #TextingTuesdays! Today, you'll learn strategies for using Signal Vine more efficiently. Texting doesn't have to take up a lot of time, as Joe Weinstein, our Director of Operations and Planning, shares on the blog.