Thank you to LightSail for sponsoring the 2015 New England 1:1 Summit! LightSail is an award winning system that provides a literacy accelerator with access to a huge collection of texts. Students can complete in-text assessments which provide educators with instant data. LightSail currently has over 80,000 titles available and is a perfect fit in a 1:1 classroom.
LightSail is currently being used in the 1:1 classrooms at Marshall Simonds Middle School in Burlington. The system has been praised by teachers and students.
Praise from Bill Gates
LIGHTSAIL: ‘BREAKTHROUGH’ TOOL FOR TEACHERS
Bill Gates featured LightSail as one of 6 “especially promising” tools for teachers in his August, 2014 GatesNotes.