Category - Testimonials

"Gizmos: What Every Math Teacher Has Been Looking For"

Pat Baltzley, the Math Supervisor for Baltimore County Public Schools and the President of The Maryland Council of Supervisors of Mathematics, speaks highly of Gizmos and working with ExploreLearning: Gizmos are what every mathematics classroom...

Differentiating instruction: Right meets Left!

Ellen McGoran, a teacher at Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy in Ohio, sent her thoughts about ExploreLearning.com to us last week: This is the third year that I have used this website with my students. I have used it for algebra 1, geometry, and a...

Keep Them Coming!

Susan Socha, a math teacher in Fairfax Co, writes: Thank you for being so responsive. It’s a terrific feeling knowing that someone actually listens to you when you write them. Thanks Susan! Here’s the backstory behind her email: Late...

Gizmos have them excited in Canada

Longtime ExploreLearning user (through one of our predecessor sites ExploreMath) Bruce McGillivray is Technology Integration Facilitator for Black Gold Regional Schools in Alberta, Canada ). Bruce recently purchased a subscription for 11 teachers...

Henrico is Gizmofied!

You’ve all probably heard of the Henrico County School District in Virginia, right? There the ones who started the first ever "laptops for all teachers and students" program which has won awards and received much press attention...

Another Presidential Award Winner Loves Gizmos!

We recently received this lovely email from one of our customers: I LOVE the Gizmos!! My school doesn’t have a computer lab that a classroom teacher can take classes into so I’m using them as a demonstration tool in my classroom. The...

Making the Invisible and Abstract Visible and Concrete

Randy Bell, who coordinates the secondary science teacher education program at the University of Virginia’s Curry School of Education, is an enthusiastic supporter of Gizmos. Here Professor Bell explains why: While many scientific phenomena...

User Support: A Team Effort

Regarding our user support, ExploreLearning customer Michael Franke from the Spartanburg Day School writes: "I want to thank you for your incredible tech support. As I mentioned to Paul, I was in the software business for 17 years prior to...

Presidential Teaching Award Finalist Praises Gizmos

Patrick Lintner, math supervisor for Harrisonburg City Public Schools (VA) and Presidential Teaching Award finalist dropped us the following very complimentary email: Explorelearning has created interactive mathematical animations that are easy to...

A “Must-Have” App

OK. It doesn’t get any better than hearing praise like this given to us by Joe Hill, the Directory of Math and Technology of Rockingham County Public Schools in Harrrisonburg, VA: ExploreLearning is one of those rare "must-have"...

User Support: Mad Props!

Recently, customer Celeste Capone, a network technician supporting a junior high school in Baldwinsville, NY, gave us some "mad props" (as the kids like to say) regarding her user support experience with ExploreLearning: This did solve the...

A Telephone, A Computer, A Gizmo

JoAnna Allen, a teacher in our Baltimore County, MD pilot program, emails the following regarding using a Gizmos with a student at a remote location: At Home and Hospital (where students are homebound for various reasons) I use the telephone and...