Category - Testimonials

Gizmo videos on YouTube

Fourth grade students at Woodside Elementary School in Maine have been posting videos about Gizmos on YouTube. Check out some of the fun content they have made public: Cole, clearly a spokesperson-in-training, gives a video demonstration of...

Start the school year with Gizmos!

Once again, it's that special time of the year: Back to school!  The classrooms are spotless, the notebooks are full of crisp paper and the pencils are freshly sharpened.  But, the one thing that will get students interested in...

Survey of PA 8th graders reveals stellar results

Anthony Jackowski, Assistant Principal of Springton Lake Middle School, PA, conducted a survery among 8th grade students to see how they were responding to Gizmos.  He graciously shared their responses with us, and the comments speak for...

Gizmo Recommendations contest winner!

Thank you to the many ExploreLearning subscribers who participated in our recent Gizmo Recommendations contest. We received hundreds of new (and terrific) recommendations for Gizmos up and down the curriculum! Today, we randomly chose the winner for...

Gizmos get A+ grade from Arkansas students

For Cheryl Prock, a middle school teacher in Pottsville School District, Arkansas, the enjoyment her students get from using Gizmos in her classroom has not gone unnoticed.  She asked that some of her most enthusiatic students write us a...

Can you grow the tallest plant?

During a training workshop for Nassau BOCES in New York we enticed some participating educators to get into the spirit of interactive learning.  We challenged them to compete against each other to grow the tallest plant, using our...

Arkansas teacher declares: “I love using Gizmos.”

With funding from a Title IID grant (EETT), middle school teachers and students across Arkansas are experiencing Gizmos!  After just a few short months of implementation, one teacher wrote to us about how integrating Gizmos has transformed her...

NYC Science teacher uses Gizmos to convey abstract ideas

Jeanne Lotito, New York City High School Science teacher and ExploreLearning subscriber since 2008, describes what she loves about Gizmos: "As a science teacher I sometimes find it difficult to convey abstract ideas.  The...

Gizmos Make A Difference to Science Results…

Wayne Worthley is a teacher at Redland Middle school – which is part of Dade County School District in Florida. Wayne has contacted us with comments regarding the outstanding results he has seen in his students using Gizmos in preparation for...

Miami Students using Gizmos say: “Now I get it!”

Heather Hodson, a science coach in Miami Central High School, wrote us to comment on the great improvements her science students are making using Gizmos, and to thank ExploreLearning Project Manager Mario Junco for all his hard work. This is what...

Gizmos has been the best for interactive concepts…

We have received some great feedback from Kristi Schmitter. Kristi is a teacher in Page Unified School District in Arizona, and has been using Gizmos regularly with great success: "Gizmos has been the best for interactive concepts geared to...