Red Cup Agency is excited to give a huge congratulations to Nick Garvin of Stackup, for making the Forbes 30 Under 30 list in education for 2018.
Garvin has envisioned, developed, and promoted a Google Chrome extension that gives students credit on any online reading they complete. The app incentivizes learners to thirst for more knowledge and allows teachers to better track their student’s reading habits. It is free to students.
Stackup allows educators to create assignments and track metrics on how students engage with the homework. In return, learners can earn awards based on the reading they do in any of the numerous categories Stackup tracks. With up to 60 subject areas comprised of materials from publications such as The New York Times, National Geographic and Time, there is something for every young learner to dive into.
The extension also offers a Measure Reading Level feature. With it, teachers and students can instantly identify the grade level of the text on a web page with a single click of a button. This simple tool helps teachers assign reading …