August 22, 2017

Making plans for SXSWedu® 2018

By Gene Kerns, EdD, Vice President and Chief Academic Officer It’s that time of the year again. Schools around the nation are starting back up, summer is dwindling, and SXSWedu PanelPicker® voting is officially open. SXSWedu®, an offshoot of SXSW […]
March 16, 2017

PD, personalized learning, and daring classrooms: the big topics at SXSWedu® 2017

By Melissa Ripp, Director, PR & Communications   To give you a bit of insight into the general vibe of this year’s SXSWedu® conference, I’ll relay a story about what happened on Tuesday last week. The Renaissance team was enjoying […]
March 1, 2017

A week in Austin, Texas: Being a student again at SXSWedu® 2017

By Melissa Ripp, Director, PR & Communications   Flights booked? Check. Hotel rooms secured? Check. Full-access conference passes? Check. Next week, from March 6–9, 2017, Renaissance will be in Austin, Texas, for SXSWedu®. For those not familiar with SXSWedu, it’s […]
August 18, 2016

Making a splash at SXSWedu®

By Ken Stoflet, Marketing Communications Specialist   SXSW® (South by Southwest) is an event that rarely needs introduction for those in the music, film, and interactive media spaces—the annual event has been going on for nearly 20 years, and, since […]