chrisbordeaux

About Chris Bordeaux

Director of Creative Services

Teachers Rocked The Booth At CUE Conference

Navigation North had a blast at CUE 2017! Our team demonstrated some of the platforms we helped develop, including CTE Online, The Smithsonian Learning Lab, and Open ED Community. It was wonderful to meet so many different, creative, and excited teachers. We were asked time and time again, "How is all this stuff free?!?" Thank you to all the teachers who [...]

By | March 27th, 2017|

Navigation North At CUE 2017 Conference In Palm Springs

Greetings, citizens! Some of the Navigation North team will be showcasing our projects and demonstrating how to best use the educational tools we've developed over the years in partnership with organizations such as the Smithsonian Institution, along with state and federal agencies, at the CUE 2017 National Conference. Navigation North VP and Director of Education, Brian Ausland, was asked by the US Department [...]

By | March 10th, 2017|

EdTech Thought Leaders To Follow In 2017

If one thing remains the same in educational technology, it's change. That's why we've compiled a list of visionaries and mavericks to follow for thoughtful insights into trends and advances in the EdTech world. Tom Vander Ark CEO & Partner: Getting Smart Tom Vander Ark is an EdTech writer, speaker and influencer. He is CEO of learning [...]

By | January 30th, 2017|

4 Reasons Students Love The Smithsonian Learning Lab

The Smithsonian Learning Lab was created to connect students to over a million digital resources available from 19 Smithsonian museums and the Smithsonian National Zoo. Partnered with this is the adoption of new state and federal policies calling for curricula to include digital materials and resources, including open education resources. But let's not focus on the stuffy adult whatnot. There are fun and [...]

By | January 11th, 2017|

6 Reasons Teachers Love The Smithsonian Learning Lab

The Smithsonian Learning Lab provides an online toolkit for teachers to discover Smithsonian’s digital resources and create personalized learning experiences for themselves and others. Educators can visually explore more than a million resources from across the Smithsonian, so it’s easy to find something of interest. The website’s tools enable users to easily organize and customize the resources to make them [...]

By | December 16th, 2016|

12 Free Ways To Reach More Teachers By Improving SEO

Navigation North partners with organizations and agencies to bring technology into classrooms, helping teachers and students alike. One of the big hurdles we help our clients leap over is getting found online. Your organization may have a great tool for aiding teachers, but what does it help if they can't find you? Here are 12 free ways to boost search engine optimization for your online [...]

By | December 5th, 2016|