Company News

Our Team Welcomes Chris Bordeaux as Director of Creative Services

Join us in welcoming the newest member of our team, Chris Bordeaux! Chris is our Director of Creative Services, responsible for applying design thinking to everyday educational technology problems and creating strategic, impactful solutions to turn our agency clients into heroes. Chris comes from a strong client services background, previously employed in leadership positions at various firms in Minneapolis and Los Angeles. [...]

By | 2017-05-25T22:28:37-05:00 November 23rd, 2016|

Recognition For Research: Navigation North Keeps Development Connected To The Classroom

Navigation North is proud to receive recognition for the research-based work we have conducted with our colleagues at the Smithsonian in developing and shaping the Smithsonian Learning Lab. Digital Promise convened experts at Teachers College, Columbia University to review and selected one exemplary company and two honorable mentions in each category. EdSurge reported on the findings, identifying Smithsonian Learning Lab for its work [...]

By | 2017-05-25T22:28:37-05:00 November 18th, 2016|

Navigation North Launches New Website

Our team is pleased to announce the launch of our newly re-designed website! Some of the concepts we incorporated in our new site, which can also benefit our clients: Clean, modern aesthetic with easy to use navigation Promote user journeys through prioritizing relevant content Proper naming conventions and use of "alt" and "title" tags throughout Responsive design providing a positive [...]

By | 2017-05-25T22:28:38-05:00 November 17th, 2016|

We Snuck A Teacher Into SXSW.Edu This Year

We were only two hours in, yet Sarah and I had already hustled through the exhibitor floor, meandered in the Playground, created LED-light up clouds in a Makers Space session, and caught half a panel discussion on Competency-Based assessment. Now on the hunt for coffee, my 4th grade teacher companion, sporting a Canvas LMS tattoo sleeve, and Kahoot stickers proclaimed, "Wow, this is so different than any other conference." [...]

By | 2017-05-25T22:28:38-05:00 March 11th, 2016|

New Online PD Tools Beg for New Content Approach

Today we've launched an exciting new set of online professional development authoring tools within our education platform Cartographi. That was the easy part; the program content on the other hand presents a more complex set of issues.   It is always exciting to move from the initial project planning on the whiteboard to then months later launching out a whole new [...]

By | 2017-05-25T22:28:39-05:00 July 6th, 2015|