Leveraging the Education Potential of Technology

Leveraging the Education Potential of Technology

Over the next three years, Verizon will invest up to $100 million in our education work to ensure that more students – particularly those in underserved communities – benefit from technology enabled education and digital learning.

We've seen how ongoing teacher training and technology in the classroom can affect a teacher's ability to teach and a student's passion for learning. Find out more about our exciting expansion and explore these success stories.

Content from this campaign

Students Share How Access to Digital Learning Tools Sets Them Up for Success
Mater Academy Bay sophomore Angelica Mesa used a 3D printer to create a model of a neuron. As spring fever sets in and another school year comes to a close, we asked students at Mater Academy Bay Middle School and High School, a Verizon Innovative Learning school, to share what it’s really like to attend a school where connected tablets and innovative learning apps have replaced paper...
May 17, 2022 9:15 AM ET
What Are Students Grateful For? Teachers and Tech
Maria Muñiz, who teaches the Tech Squad and Career & Technical education, greets students as they enter the classroom. To celebrate educators for Teacher Appreciation Week, we asked students to share the many ways their teachers have inspired and supported them, in the classroom and beyond. Gerardo Favela, a 6th grade student at Sylmar Leadership Academy in Los...
May 4, 2022 4:50 PM ET
We Need to Stop Talking About the Years Our Kids Lost in School.
One pandemic-era educator shares what she sees from her side of the screen: When we talk about the learning losses from the pandemic, we need to consider the gains, too. Yesterday, my 5-year-old students received a self-love challenge in the form of QR codes that were strategically placed throughout their activity books. The QR codes lead to videos that they can respond...
Apr 4, 2022 3:30 PM ET
SLAM Miami Student - and Aspiring Rapper - Uses Innovative Lab to Create Magic
Fabian Tercero shares why he loves the Verizon Innovative Learning HQ app Mapper’s Delight. Fabian Tercero, an eighth grade student at SLAM Miami, dreams big: He hopes to pursue his love of music and become a professional rapper one day. With the help of the Verizon Innovative Learning Lab at his school, he’s inching his aspirations closer to reality by recording and publishing his own...
Dec 9, 2021 2:15 PM ET
The Verizon Foundation Names 5g Edtech Challenge Winners and Awards a Total of $1m to Bring Classroom Solutions to Life
BASKING RIDGE, N.J., February 15, 2019 /3BL Media/ – TThe Verizon Foundation, in partnership with NYC Media Lab, announced the ten winners of the Verizon 5G EdTech Challenge. From AR and VR experiences, to machine learning, AI and mixed reality, projects were chosen for their ability to solve for student engagement, teacher...
Feb 15, 2019 7:00 AM ET