EIS Sponsors

Host Sponsor


Promethean   Promethean
Promethean is a global education technology company that designs solutions for the modern classroom. Its award-winning interactive lesson delivery system ClassFlow enables the flow of dynamic, digital content in a connected classroom, measures student understanding in real-time, supports blended learning, and provides for differentiated instruction.  To see ClassFlow in action, visit www.ClassFlow.com. For more information on Promethean, visit www.PrometheanWorld.com.


SchoolMessenger (West's Education group)
SchoolMessenger
West’s Education group, part of West Corporation, is the trusted provider of SchoolMessenger solutions. Thousands of schools and other educational institutions in all 50 U.S. states and Canada depend on SchoolMessenger products and services for community engagement in multiple languages and on any device. From notifications and websites to custom mobile apps and social media, school leaders have relied on the SchoolMessenger platform since 1999. To learn about partnering
opportunities, visit www.schoolmessenger.com/partners.


Sponsors

Academic Business Advisors, LLC  (ABA) Academic Business Advisors, LLC
Academic Business Advisors, LLC finds and grows companies that are going to transform and improve the education landscape. We will make our mark on education by being the catalyst for the growth, networking, and distribution of excellence.


Big Deal Books
  BDM
Big Deal's mission is to save every educator time and money while identifying top-quality resources for schools and classrooms. It's electronic publications offer invaluable resources for educators, while serving specific audiences, including K-12 technology professionals and educators of English language learners (ELL).

C. Blohm & Associates, Inc.   CB
C. Blohm & Associates, Inc. (CB&A) is the premier public relations firm specializing in visibility campaigns for the education and special needs industries. This award-winning agency creates visibility campaigns that drive results for clients. Passion, imagination and commitment are hallmarks of this dynamic team that focuses on the importance of providing everyone with the chance to learn. CB&A crafts customized integrated marketing communications that resonate with influencers and drive results for clients, because
after all, Visibility Matters.

CS4Ed   CS
CS4Ed helps organizations identify and achieve goals, by Informing decision–making processes; Managing each step of the process for success; and Guiding planning and execution toward cost– and time–efficient results.

Ed-Fi Alliance   ed-fi
The Ed-Fi Alliance is driving the conversation and progress on K12 interoperable data standards. Leveraging Common Education Data Standards (CEDS) with input from state and local education agencies, vendors, and educators, the Ed-Fi Data Standard has quickly become the leading FREE educational data standard for bridging disparate data systems and empowering users with up-to-date, actionable insights on student progress and performance.

Educational Systemics     Educational Systemics
Educational Systemics is a service organization offering both breadth and depth of experience in education, technology, and business planning for the K-12 market. Educational Systemics’ mission is to improve teaching and learning in schools by working closely with K-12 businesses to conceptualize, design, develop, position, and identify sales opportunities for products that address the education community. Our President, Michael Jay, hosts a monthly internet-based radio show called Education Table
Talk in which three industry leaders discuss topics important those who serve pK-12 education in a fast
 paced, entertaining format. (www.edtabletalk.org)

Excelsoft Technologies   Excelsoft
Excelsoft Technologies provides innovative technology-based solutions and development services catering to the needs of educational publishers. We offer a comprehensive range of custom software
and digital content development services and innovative technology solutions in the areas of testing
and assessment, data and learning analytics, learning management and eBook publishing.  

Expert System Inc.   Expert System
Expert System Inc. is a leading provider of cognitive computing and text analytics software based on the proprietary, patented, multilingual semantic technology of Cogito. Using our products, enterprise companies and government agencies can go beyond traditional keyword approaches for the rapid sense making of their structured and unstructured data. 

IMS Global   IMS Global
IMS Global is a nonprofit organization that advances technology that can affordably scale and improve educational participation and attainment. IMS members are leading suppliers, institutions and government organizations that are enabling the future of education by collaborating on interoperability and adoption initiatives.

JDL Horizons   JDL
JDL Horizons is a premier provider of video services; the creator of EduVision and Flipped Media Essentials, resources and tools that benefit teachers and students every day. We provide an affordable way to create videos that tell your story, promote your product, train your team, or engage your students or community.

K12 Federation   K12 Federation
K12 Federation is a community of school district “operators” whose shared knowledge, expertise, and resources mitigate the cost, complexity, and risk of implementing and supporting educational services such as, but not limited to, identity, rostering, and access management systems in the emerging digital ecosystem. The organization’s mission is to bring together a community of interest and expertise to share ideas, resources, and innovate for K12 by K12.

LearnZillion   LearnZillion
LearnZillion provides a digital platform with high-quality, standards-aligned instructional material built by the top teachers in the country. LearnZillion’s platform, content and services ensure all teachers can successfully implement the new standards and better meet the needs of their students.

NEA   NEA
The National Education Association (NEA) is the largest labor union in the United States. It represents public school teachers and other support personnel, faculty and staffers at colleges and universities, retired educators, and college students preparing to become teachers. The NEA has just under 3 million members and is headquartered in Washington, D.C.

Pacific Metrics   Pacific Metrics
Pacific Metrics, a wholly-owned subsidiary of ACT, is an agile research and education technology company leveraging our expertise to lead the evolution of the assessment market.  Our solutions include innovative, customized, web-based systems and next-generation assessment products that utilize advanced technology and an expert team committed to your success.

QCSS   QCSS
QCSS has been dedicated to driving revenue for our clients since 1988. We focus on nurturing relationships with our clients and their customers. Our telesales staff members are intelligent, hardworking and technology driven and all work in our Chicagoland and Iowa based Smartcenters. 
To learn more about QCSS Inbound and Outbound Revenue Generating Services, please call Christina Karabetsos, Director Client Engagement at 888.229.7046, email her at ChristinaK@qcssinc.com or 
visit us at www.QCSSinc.com

Smartbrief   SmartBrief
From K-12 and higher education to the path to the workforce, Smartbrief offers the latest news in the education industry.

SpringBoard   SpringBoard
SpringBoard is the College Board’s college and career readiness program for all students in grades 6–12, in English Language Arts and Mathematics. SpringBoard’s newly designed, cloud-based, Digital Editions feature robust interactivity to integrate rigorous instruction, performance-based assessment, and exemplary professional development. 

Host Sponsor


Promethean

Promethean
Promethean is a global education technology company that designs solutions for the modern classroom. Its award-winning interactive lesson delivery system ClassFlow enables the flow of dynamic, digital content in a connected classroom, measures student understanding in real-time, supports blended learning, and provides for differentiated instruction.  To see ClassFlow in action, visit www.ClassFlow.com. For more information on Promethean, visit www.PrometheanWorld.com.

 

Innovation Incubator Sponsor

Host Sponsor


Promethean

Promethean
Promethean is a global education technology company that designs solutions for the modern classroom. Its award-winning interactive lesson delivery system ClassFlow enables the flow of dynamic, digital content in a connected classroom, measures student understanding in real-time, supports blended learning, and provides for differentiated instruction.  To see ClassFlow in action, visit www.ClassFlow.com. For more information on Promethean, visit www.PrometheanWorld.com.

 

Innovation Incubator Sponsor

TexthelpTextHelp
At Texthelp, we believe that literacy is every student’s passport to academic, social and professional success.It’s our genuine desire to help people communicate that sparks us to create smart, friendly support technologies that enable young people to read and write with confidence.We’re a leader in assistive and language learning software, with products that are used daily by students and educators in schools, colleges and universities worldwide.

Winter Group   Winter Group
Razor sharp media mixes for education market campaigns. Support and extensions for an over-worked in-house marketing team. Messaging and creative products that inspire your educator audiences to see your products, services and programs in new ways…with new urgency. Smart, strategic thinking applied with design artistry and production know-how. From integrated campaigns to actionable market research programs, Winter Group is where results and relationships start and grow. Let’s connect. 


SPONSORS 
ABA   BDM   CBlohm   CS4Ed   ed-fi   Educational Systemics   Excelsoft   Expert System   IMS Global   JDL   K12 Federation   LearnZillion   NEA   Pacific Metrics   Promethean   QCSS   SchoolMessenger   SmartBrief   SpringBoard   texthelp   Winter Group