Partners

Our partners are movers and shakers. They think outside the box. They believe in the power to shift the way the world learns. They teach. They design. They create. They inspire…And here is what they say about working with the Getting Smart Team:

GSS Testimonial – 1

Thanks for your guidance. I spent last week with Tom and I really cannot tell you how much I appreciate working with your team. Every one of you is totally phenomenal.

An edtech partner looking to expand thought leadership through powerful content and experiences for their customers

2016-10-18T17:04:54+00:00

An edtech partner looking to expand thought leadership through powerful content and experiences for their customers

Thanks for your guidance. I spent last week with Tom and I really cannot tell you how much I appreciate working with your team. Every one of you is totally phenomenal.

GSS Testimonials – 2

Thank you for all your support, both in the planning and implementation of our Symposium. You’re insights and commitment to our success is greatly appreciated and you helped us provide a truly outstanding experience for those who were able to attend and even those who could not be physically present.

A non-profit partner looking for untraditional ways to increase engagement

2016-10-18T17:05:20+00:00

A non-profit partner looking for untraditional ways to increase engagement

Thank you for all your support, both in the planning and implementation of our Symposium. You’re insights and commitment to our success is greatly appreciated and you helped us provide a truly outstanding experience for those who were able to attend and even those who could not be physically present.

GSS Testimonials – 3

We really appreciate everyone’s help on recommendations for the future of our content development and can not thank you enough for your support, effort and incredible ability to push change so quickly.

A non profit partner looking to increase visability with thought leadership multimedia content

2016-10-18T17:05:51+00:00

A non profit partner looking to increase visability with thought leadership multimedia content

We really appreciate everyone’s help on recommendations for the future of our content development and can not thank you enough for your support, effort and incredible ability to push change so quickly.

Getting Smart partners with impact organizations, schools, districts and universities that are dedicated to improving equity and access while advancing innovations in learning. Getting Smart is proud to have worked with:

  • Agilix
  • Apex Learning
  • ASU Prep Digital
  • Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy
  • The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • The Buck Institute for Education
  • Carnegie Corporation of New York
  • Chase Design
  • Chavez Schools
  • College Spark
  • Columbus Municipal Schools
  • Connections Education
  • Convergence Center for Policy Resolution
  • Compass Learning
  • Curriculum Associates
  • digiLEARN
  • DLR Group
  • DreamBox Learning
  • ECONorthwest
  • Ed-Fi Alliance
  • Educause/Next Generation Learning Challenges
  • El Paso Independent School District
  • Fidelis Education
  • Fuel Education
  • The Foundation for Excellence in Education
  • Future of Schools
  • Gloo
  • Global Dignity
  • Global Personalized Academies
  • GPS Education Partners
  • Harmony Public Schools
  • Highline School District 401
  • High Tech High Graduate School of Education
  • InnovateEDU
  • Innovate Schools
  • Instructure/Canvas
  • International Association for K-12 Online Learning (iNACOL)
  • J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation
  • K12, Inc.
  • Kauffman Foundation
  • Kern Family Foundation
  • Knowledge Delivery Systems
  • The Learning Accelerator
  • The Learning Assembly
  • Learning.com
  • Literacy Design Collaborative
  • LittleBits
  • Mayerson Academy
  • McGraw Hill Education
  • META Solutions
  • Microsoft
  • MIND Research Institute
  • National Center for Innovations in Education
  • Nellie Mae Education Foundation
  • New Tech Network
  • NNU Doceō Center
  • Omidyar Network
  • Open Sky Education
  • OpenUp Resources
  • Participate
  • Pearson
  • Presence Learning
  • Rosetta Stone Education
  • Singapore American School
  • Scholastic
  • Six Red Marbles
  • SMART Technologies – Seattle
  • Solution Tree
  • Superintendent of Public Instruction, State of Washington
  • Take Stock in Children
  • University Academy
  • Vulcan
  • The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
  • Willoughby-Eastlake City Schools
  • XQ Super School

Core Capabilities

We work across a broad range of engagements and level of services. Everything from building out large scale education initiatives to pitching media for product launch announcement. Our sweet spot is combining a range of services that often would take several external vendors to accomplish, and being able to complete them all in house such as strategic planning, design and promotion.

Constant development, research and practice has helped our team refine a set of core capabilities that meet the every changing and adapting needs of our clients. Getting Smart Core Capabilities include:

Learning Design Firm Core Capabilities

Why Getting Smart?

What We Believe

The path forward, that’s what we’re all about,
the chance for every child to dream.
Exponential technology is making it easier to
connect and contribute
but it makes us contentious and competitive;
getting smart is the new priority
for individuals, organizations, and communities
and new tools make it’s easier than ever,
but for most of us relationships and community
shape our learning so how we work matters.
We think out loud about a better future, we’re (humble) experts and (vocal) advocates;
we like to shine a light and bring other people along.
Innovation is value creation—it’s usually created by
embracing paradox and partnerships.
We work with people that appreciate that…and good work.

Comprehensive. Customized. Creative.

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