Visit our sister organization the Highlander Charter School! View Site
Open
X

Blog.

students2

Educators Spend Summer Day at Unconference

Posted on July 23, 2014 · Posted in Uncategorized

EdTechRI’s fifth unconference took place on Tuesday, July 15 at West Warwick High School. Over 60 educators from 19 districts attended the event, which ran from 9:00am until noon. Unconferences.. read more

Tom Vanderark Cites Highlander Institute as Key to Blended Learning in Providence

Posted on May 13, 2014 · Posted in Uncategorized

Smart Cities: Providence Picking Up The Pace The Providence School District was engaged in a turnaround effort at the turn of the century. Almost 15 years later, Providence Schools continues efforts to implement.. read more

images

Orton Gillingham Associate Course Applications Being Accepted

Posted on March 26, 2014 · Posted in Diverse Learning

Course Information: The Highlander Institute’s Orton-Gillingham course at the Associate Level is a one-year training program accredited by the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators. Upon completion of the course.. read more

20140202_171530 (1)

Roshni Mirchandani Makes a Splash at Startup Weekend EDU in NYC

Posted on February 12, 2014 · Posted in Institute News

Highlander Institute’s own Roshni Mirchandani competed in Startup Weekend EDU in New York CIty this past weekend, winning the coveted “People’s Choice Award” after a grueling 54-hour pitch competition that.. read more

PBN Article: Teachers become tech testers

Posted on February 4, 2014 · Posted in Blended Learning, Institute News

Shawn Rubin launched EdTechRI as a natural outgrowth of his experience as director of blended learning and technology integration at the Highlander Institute, a charter school in Providence. Blended learning.. read more

unnamed

Providence Monthly Lists Shawn Rubin as One of 2014's Ten to Watch!

Posted on January 7, 2014 · Posted in Institute News

Highlander Institute’s Shawn Rubin was named as one of Providence Monthly’s 10 to Watch for 2014.  Each year the magazine names 10 movers, shakers and innovators in the community. We all know Shawn for.. read more

unnamed

Providence Monthly Lists Shawn Rubin as One of 2014′s Ten to Watch!

Posted on · Posted in Institute News

Highlander Institute’s Shawn Rubin was named as one of Providence Monthly’s 10 to Watch for 2014.  Each year the magazine names 10 movers, shakers and innovators in the community. We all know Shawn for.. read more

department_of_education

2014 Challenge: Making Tools for Schools with the USDOE

Posted on January 2, 2014 · Posted in Blended Learning, Institute News, Uncategorized

Imagine a new day for education, a day where educators, districts, technology companies and researchers actually work together, defining and using agreed-upon terms, best practices, tools, and models to serve.. read more

big_SCoolTools2

Metryx Makes EdSurge Top Ten Edtech Tools List

Posted on December 30, 2013 · Posted in Institute News

Highlander Institute’s Metryx Mobile Formative Assessment tracker is selected byEdSurge as the #2 most popular edtech tool of 2013!

td4e-logo-blue

Teachers Design for Education- We Want You!

Posted on December 20, 2013 · Posted in Blended Learning, Institute News

After many years of admiring the work of the Business Innovation Factory, the Highlander Institute is excited to partner with the Providence-based organization on a new project funded by the.. read more