Category Archives: Blog Post

Funding Resources to Help You Personalize Student Learning With ChalkTalk

illustration from iStock School districts have complex budgets. That’s why we’ve compiled a comprehensive list of possible funding resources to assist schools like yours in getting the things that matter most—tools and resources like ChalkTalk to help students succeed. Read on to learn more about federal, state, and additional funding options below. I. Funding With […]

Learning Styles Won’t Improve Student Outcomes Because They Don’t Exist

Imagine you’re observing two geometry teachers in your school’s math department. You need to assess the teachers’ use of evidence-based lessons and how the students are engaged with the learning. Both geometry teachers are covering how to apply common formulas to a real-world construction project. In the first classroom, the students are divided into three […]

Leveling at ChalkTalk

Building the ChalkTalk Team A year and a half ago, ChalkTalk was made up of 5 people. Today ChalkTalk is made up of 50 amazing people. ChalkTalk helps educators connect deeply with their students—we power ELA and math instruction at some of the largest districts and individual schools across the nation, from New York to […]

Teacher to Tech: Tips for Teachers Moving into the EdTech Field

Author: Mackenzie Winkel (HR Manager) & Mohannad Arbaji (CEO) For my teachers out there looking to transition into the EdTech field: We recently interviewed a former teacher for a position here at ChalkTalk (a role we were asking for 3+ years of EdTech experience for). I wanted to share a few things she did that […]

Here’s to the Teachers

Through both my own education and by what I have observed as we developed and launched ChalkTalk, I’ve always known that teachers are the unsung heroes of our world. The last eight months spent adapting to the realities of COVID-19 have only confirmed that. Teachers have had to exert even more effort and are digging […]