Choosito at ISTE 2017

Choosito will be attending ISTE 2017 in San Antonio, Texas starting this week! Choosito is a National Science Foundation (NSF) student search engine that uses artificial intelligence to make it easy to find high quality K-12 websites filtered by subject and reading level. Choosito is excited to join the education community at ISTE. ABOUT ISTE […]

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Choosito Reaches Learn Launch Midpoint

We are pleased to announce that Choosito has reached the mid-point of the Learn Launch Accelerator, a leading edtech startup program.  Choosito is excited to be part of the Learn Launch program that is helping its student search technology get into the hands of even more students and teachers. ABOUT LEARN LAUNCH: As one of […]

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IBM’s AI Competition Selects Choosito

Choosito is now one of the 147 companies shortlisted out of over 10,000 to compete in IBM Watson’s artificial intelligence XPrize! According to the TechCrunch article, the competition is the is the first not to identify a specific problem. Rather, teams are asked to define their own issue and address it using artificial intelligence.” The […]

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How can free web resources improve student performance?

How can free web resources improve student performance? A fresh new case study from the University of Pennsylvania breaks down how access to personalized online resources create significant student improvements.  The Study: Students from an elementary special-ed class in Delaware were kicking off a new STEM project on dinosaurs. The school library had a small […]

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Lesson Plan Topic: Albert Einstein’s Birthday

Lesson Plan Topic:  Albert Einstein Objective: Research the life and accomplishments of Albert Einstein; Analyze how his childhood and life were shaped by events; Draw conclusions on how his accomplishments impacted history and continue to impact us today. Standards: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.1; CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.2.2 Reading level: Emerging/Fluent **Standards retrieved from http://www.corestandards.org Preface/Teacher Notes: Albert Einstein was born on […]

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Lesson Plan Topic: Black History Month

Some of the most historical, notable, and profound pieces of American and International history have come from the individuals often celebrated during Black History Month. During a time where important movements and protests have taken the country by storm, the causes that these brave men and women stood for are more relevant than ever. With […]

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