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MAD-news for February: Are you MAD about your community?

Hi Guest, Happy Valentine’s Day and President’s Day! Attending, presenting, and meeting phenomenal educators at conferences across the country who are changing the lives of students every single day is something that brings me great joy. It fills my cup and gives me the energy I need to keep fighting the good fight. I love that this year has kicked…

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MAD-news for December: Time to celebrate!

Hi Guest, After having won a Gold Award at the prestigious Stevie Awards in New York City last month, we are thrilled to share with you our final MAD-news of the year for December. We hope you have a wonderful holiday season and take the opportunity to disconnect from technology and truly be with those you love. Merry Christmas, Happy…

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Why pick MAD-learn instead of a free tool?

When it comes to teaching students to build mobile apps, there are a number of different programs one could choose to deploy in a classroom setting. Once you’ve narrowed down your choices to those that seem best suited for your students and curriculum, you may be tempted to simply select the cheapest option, and in some cases that may include…

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MAD-news for October: No Phone? No Problem!

Hi Guest, Happy Fall! Changing temperatures, changing leaves, changing times. It’s my favorite season for so many reasons, not just because it happens to by my birthday month 😉 For me, the changing season is always a reminder of the reality that while nothing is constant and the people, experiences, work, and life that we live always mould and change…

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Maybe We Should Call It MAD-reality?

The latest “wow factor” for students to explore when creating their apps is an augmented reality (AR) element! Students can now build screens in their mobile apps that allow the end user to experience an augmented reality element as it pertains to their app. AR uses live, real-world environments that are augmented with superimposed computer-generated images over a user’s view…

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