Classroom Innovator Joins Socrates
September 24, 2018, Las Vegas, Nevada – Education Revolution, LLC, today announced that Grace Funcion has joined the Socrates team as VP Curriculum Design. Grace is recognized as a classroom innovator having spent her much of her teaching career focused on technology-enabled learning in the classroom. Grace has also introduced numerous enhancement programs to aid the learning process for school students.
“Technology impacts our lives daily and I see a huge opportunity for smarter technology in schools to better support teachers and to help the student learning process. The Socrates Learning Platform represents a new class of smarter technology that is having a huge impact on teachers and students in schools. I am glad to be joining the team and being part of this process,” stated Grace Funcion, Education Revolution’s new VP Curriculum Design. “Getting the curriculum content right, and at the right level for each student, is fundamental to the learning process. Socrates does this in a fun and engaging way for students.”
“We are excited to welcome Grace as a valuable addition to the Socrates team,” stated Brian G. Rosenberg, Education Revolution Chief Executive Officer. “Grace’s background, not only as a teacher but also as an avid gamer and game-designer, make her a natural fit to our organization. Grace’s key focus will be to continue to expand and deepen our school curriculum portfolio, as well as to bring her real-life classroom experiences to help deliver even greater teacher and student outcomes.”
Grace holds a BA English, BA French (University of Nevada, Las Vegas) and a Master of Education (Sierra Nevada College). Grace will be based in Socrates Las Vegas, Nevada office.
About the Socrates Learning Platform for School Students
Socrates is a revolutionary learning platform that dynamically adjusts to the individual learning needs of each student across any educational content. Socrates is already deployed in elementary and middle schools. Socrates is directly available to students, teachers, schools, parents/guardians (including for homeschooling) and libraries. Socrates includes Teacher and School Command Center Modules that provide a powerful teacher assistant that lets teachers know when and where each student needs help. The Testing and Benchmarking Module allows teachers to automatically create, administer, grade and compare tests to quickly and with-ease evaluate student progress. The Parent Command Center Module connects the home and classroom. Socrates games and gamification keep the child wanting to play more – the more they play, the more they learn. www.learnwithsocrates.com
About Education Revolution, LLC
Education Revolution, LLC is rapidly becoming a leader in online education with its award-winning Socrates Learning Platform. The Platform is already being used in elementary and middle schools and the range of educational content provided is steadily growing. Socrates includes a unique dynamic learning engine that adjusts the content to precisely match the learning needs of each student, resulting in students learning up to three times faster. The National Science Foundation awarded Socrates with a grant in recognition of its unique innovation and significant societal benefit. www.edrevllc.com
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