An Insightful conversation with Trina Trimm, COO, VSCHOOLZ. Recorded at the annual ISTE Conference, San Diego, June 2012.
As COO, Trina’s specialties include Virtual Education, Virtual School Management, K-12 Blended Learning, Digital Courseware Development, Online Schools, eLearning, and technology consulting.
The VSCHOOLZ mission is to provide opportunities for clients to experience and to deliver a first class virtual or blended program which will develop twenty-first century skills for students and teachers. VschoolZ’s new platform provides a vastly new approach to education, based on the pedagogy of online instruction, which taps into how today’s digital children learn.
VSCHOOLZ was founded by a team of educators to provide a turnkey digital solution for schools, districts, or colleges who want to launch their own virtual programs or support a blended learning environment in traditional schools. Powered by VSCHOOLZ gives schools, districts, and colleges a fully integrated customizable platform that teachers are able to edit, change, remove, or adapt the content provided to fit their individualized classroom and school needs. All courses come complete with fully customizable interactive and engaging student activities, an e-text, assignments, quizzes and tests, and are delivered in a safe and user-friendly online environment, incorporating collaborative tools such as message boards, digital drop boxes, chat rooms, and teacher to teacher file sharing.
This is a vastly new approach to education, based on the pedagogy of online instruction, which taps into how today’s digital children learn.