It’s never been a more exciting, yet challenging time, to be an educator in New York. Classrooms are more diverse, there are an increasing number of tech tools out there (which can help teachers address the needs of all of their students), yet teachers are more timestretched than ever. So how can these tech tools be integrated into lessons?

To help with this, Texthelp is gearing up for a statewide focus on literacy and technology in New York.

We're coming to New York

What will we be doing?

Meeting Educators

We’ll be attending lots of great events this year, meeting New York educators and finding out more about the challenges they face. 

Here’s a handy list to show you where we plan to visit - we’d love to see you there!  

(Texthelp is a proud partner of the EdTechTeam. If you are planning on attending any of the below EdTech Summits, you can access 10% discount on each single registration by quoting 'texthelp' when you book via the EdTechTeam website.)

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Meet us at...

NYSCOSS Fall Leadership - Saratoga, NY
NYSCATE TISE - Schenectady, NY
EdTechTeam Capital Region Summit - Guilderland Center, NY
#GAFEtalk New York, Hyde Park, NY - May 4th 2016
NYSCOSS Aspiring Superintendents Workshop, NYC
2016 Everyone Reading, 5th Ave, NYC
EdTechTeam Buffalo Summit, August 4 & 5, 2016, Buffalo


#GAFEtalk New York - Hudson Valley

We hosted a special one time event for New York Educators who are using Google Apps for Education on May 4th in Hyde Park, NY.…

This Interactive Day of Learning for New York Educators, with expert guidance on practical tools and tips for literacy in the Google Apps for Education environment.

The agenda and speaker bios are available here. 

We've had some great feedback from delegates:

“Great speakers.  All presentations were very informative and useful.”

“There was a great variety of speakers. It was great to have a speaker that uses many of the tools presented today, on a daily basis.”

“Great speakers, accessible information, nice venue!”

“Well organized and informative. Nice to make personal connections. I liked everything and loved the previews!”

Other Useful Resources

We’ll also be producing lots of useful resources like webinars, infographics, reports from thought leaders around the state, and more - all specifically designed with teachers and students in mind. 

Look out for ways to get your hands on these, coming soon!

Informing our Product 

We’ll be talking to New York educators throughout the year, collecting feedback along the way to help us better meet the needs of all learners across the state.  If you’d like to share your insights into Literacy and Edtech in New York, or have any thoughts on how we can improve our products or services please let us know by emailing

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Jeff Greaves is here to look after you:

Jeff is a Territory Sales Director for Texthelp Inc. and has been with the company for the last 8 years. He covers the Northeast of the USA and works closely with educators to help districts meet educationl goals for students. Jeff has over 15 years experience of working in the education field providing services to help empower student success.