Scholastic Innovation Lab
Your voice matters. The Scholastic Innovation Lab, a brand-new co-design initiative, is looking for educators at all levels to co-create new solutions that will shape tomorrow’s classrooms. For over 100 years, Scholastic has collaborated with students, teachers, and leaders to build programs and services that help all children develop a love of reading and learning. Sign up to join the Innovation Lab today and let your voice be heard.
Scholastic Innovation Lab members will:
- Help co-create new solutions by engaging in active product development.
- Enjoy professional learning opportunities in relevant topics such as co-design.
- Network with inspiring, diverse teams of educators and leaders from across the country.
- Receive certification for participation as a #ScholasticInnovator.
Do you have big ideas for the future of literacy and learning? It is the experiences of students, teachers, and leaders that drive our understanding of what works and what is needed in our classrooms. Let’s ideate, create, test, and discover the possible innovations of tomorrow… today.
Attending ISTE? Come see the Scholastic Innovation Lab in action at Booth #1230. Participation gives you an opportunity to have an impact on the future of education technology and publishing, thereby helping millions of students and educators across the country.
Educators like you are using the readIng foundational and comprehension program Magnetic Reading Foundations (Grades K–2) and Magnetic Reading (Grades 3–5) to build a classroom full of skilled, confident readers through:
- Instruction Grounded in the Science of Reading
Magnetic Reading is grounded in the findings of Science of Reading research, with foundational skills support for word recognition and language comprehension to gain fluency comprehension.
- Knowledge-Rich Learning
Rich, engaging texts encourage students to build a store of knowledge and oral vocabulary, see themselves in the stories, and make connections to the greater world around them.
- Scaffolds to Support Learner Variability
Built on the principles of the Universal Design for Learning, Magnetic Reading opens access for all students to engage with high-quality, grade-level texts.
- Actionable Reading Data
When used with i-Ready, educators can understand each student’s reading strengths and challenges, as well as which students are ready for the next standards versus who needs additional support.
Ready to learn more about using Magnetic Reading in your classroom?
Fathom Reads is an interactive read-along platform designed to supplement and support core learning in a variety of languages. The assistive reading technology helps beginning and struggling readers in English as well as English and world language learners.
Books from eleven award-winning publishers (pre-K to middle school) cover all core subjects. Publishers included are 12-Story Library, Amicus Publishing, Arbordale Publishing, Arte Público Press, Bearport Publishing, Core Knowledge, Eerdmans Publishing, Full Tilt Press, Jump!, Rourke Educational Media, and Teacher Created Materials. Filter books by language, grade, subject, or keywords.
The books flip between up to ten languages with a click. Each language has native narration. Students may read in English, between English and another language, or using a bilingual feature to select a primary language with assistive technology and a static secondary language on the same page. The read-along can be slowed down or sped up. Highlighting options are none, word, fragment, fragment and word, sentence, and sentence and word. Languages include English, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), French, German, Haitian, Hmong, Indonesian, Japanese, Portuguese (Brazilian), and Thai.
Subscription plans meet your needs and budget: family, classroom, school, and multischool licenses are available. Select the books you need and the length of time.
ISTE Booth: 3045
Epson will showcase its latest projection solutions designed for enhanced collaboration, immersive learning and increased productivity at ISTE 2022.
Epson BrightLink® GoBoard™ Wireless Collaboration and Integrated Whiteboard allows teachers to build custom digital lessons, engage students through collaboration and gain access to interactive tools that allow the entire class to connect wirelessly. The dynamic whiteboard solution incorporates videos, photos, annotations and more on a large 16:6 whiteboard. For example, teachers can use the labeling feature during lessons which allows students to select images and label them in different languages. Students also have the option to write directly on the whiteboard on their devices to practice writing words in different languages.
Show attendees will be able to tour through a magical, immersive education space activated by Epson Pro L1755 and PlayLü software. Lü applications cover all subject matter from mathematics to STEAM, physical education, languages, geography, and more. Designed to increase physical activity while challenging students intellectually, PlayLü and Epson will demonstrate the power of projection and Lü applications as they transform spaces into active, immersive learning environments.
Join us in New Orleans from June 26-29 at booth #1617.
Learning Without Tears
It All Starts with A Line
The path to literacy spirals out from this one simple movement–when a child’s scribbling become language. They will discover that this letter has a sound, which fuses into words, which cohere into sentences, and eventually stories from which they learn and confidently share thoughts.
Start building a strong foundation for literacy in all learners with our handwriting resources. Equitably available in English and Spanish, Handwriting Without Tears provides every child learning materials that nurture accurate and fluent writing.
Explore these quality handwriting materials that meet the needs of all your students!