A Math EdTech Mixed Methods Study: i-Ready (Part 6 of 6)

April 17, 2019STEM Innovation Hub

During the 2017–18 school year, Silicon Valley Education Foundation(SVEF)’s iHub team partnered with WestEd and two school districts in the region to conduct a study on what math EdTech products are in use in 7th grade, how they are being used, and if they have an impact on student achievement. The study used a mixed-methods approach to draw … Read More

A Math EdTech Mixed Methods Study: Khan Academy (Part 5 of 6)

April 17, 2019STEM Innovation Hub

During the 2017–18 school year, Silicon Valley Education Foundation(SVEF)’s iHub team partnered with WestEd and two of school districts in the region to conduct a study on what math EdTech products are in use in 7th grade, how they are being used, and if they have an impact on student achievement. The study used a mixed-methods approach to … Read More

A Math EdTech Mixed Methods Study: Trust is Key (Part 4 of 6)

February 25, 2019STEM Innovation Hub

Silicon Valley Education Foundation (SVEF) is a nonprofit resource and advocate for students and educators. We are dedicated to supporting all students to be on track for college and careers, focusing on the critical areas of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). SVEF’s Learning Innovation Hub (iHub) leverages research, practice, partnerships, and policy to raise student achievement through … Read More

A Math EdTech Mixed Methods Study: “Building the Plane While Flying It” (Part 3 of 6)

February 18, 2019STEM Innovation Hub

Silicon Valley Education Foundation (SVEF) is a nonprofit resource and advocate for students and educators. We are dedicated to supporting all students to be on track for college and careers, focusing on the critical areas of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). SVEF’s Learning Innovation Hub (iHub) leverages research, practice, partnerships, and policy to raise student achievement through … Read More

A Math EdTech Mixed Methods Study: “Lean In” to Research (Part 2 of 6)

February 11, 2019STEM Innovation Hub

Silicon Valley Education Foundation (SVEF) is a nonprofit resource and advocate for students and educators. We are dedicated to supporting all students to be on track for college and careers, focusing on the critical areas of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). SVEF’s Learning Innovation Hub (iHub) leverages research, practice, partnerships, and policy to raise student achievement through … Read More

Field Trip to PayPal Headquarters

November 15, 201749ers STEM Leadership Institute

Written by A.H. (8th Grade Student) In October, a portion of STEM students visited the PayPal headquarters for a tour and introduction to their company. PayPal created a way to make financial transactions digitally and safely anywhere and with anyone in the world. The SLI students that went on this trip are participating in a project called … Read More