Category: Success Stories

Social Justice Week

How Jesuit High School Used Sched For Social Justice

As the cornerstone of Social Justice Week at Jesuit High School in Portland, OR, the Jesuit Day of Community & Action was a day for students and faculty/staff to engage in a “mini-conference” with a keynote address and workshops on a variety of issues related to social justice. Taking place on March 17, 2021, students,…

STEMxYouth Summit

How STEMxYouth Summit Doubled Attendance Of The Student-Run Event

About STEMxYouth Summit The STEMxYouth Summit, a student-planned and student-run all day conference, sponsored by the Student Technology Leadership Team at Marymount School of New York. The summit brings thought leaders, trailblazers, pathfinders, influencers, growth hackers, students and educators together to discuss the next generation of STEMx. The STEMxYouth Summit started seven years ago as…

Chicago Nerd Comedy Festival

The Chicago Nerd Comedy Festival has been lighting up the theatre scene in Chicago since 2013. The organizers were considering canceling their event this year in light of the pandemic, but they decided to test out our virtual platform to see how their festival might thrive in a new environment. They adapted their performance structure…

California Student Mental Wellness Conference

Challenge The 2020 California Student Mental Wellness Conference was especially crucial this year given the state of learning environments in a time of social distancing and the on-going fight for social justice. Not only were they expecting to keep providing important conversations and solutions for student mental health professionals by bringing together educators, school administrators…

Whole Human Summit

Whole Human Summit is doing the amazing work of creating more equitable conditions for marginalized people in health care and research. Over the course of 2 months, they’re hosting 10 virtual sessions on topics of equity and access to inclusion and belonging all centered around health care and research.  The goal of these sessions is…

Digital Promise Interview

SCHED for Educators and Digital Learning [Video]

School districts across the US are still unsure what classrooms will look like this fall and plans are changing weekly. This past spring, teachers transitioned to virtual learning and many of us have heard and often experienced first hand the struggles of having kids home from school all day every day. This struggle is also…

Remote Team

Working Remotely with SCHED [Video]

When the one criteria for programming is that it makes you laugh, you know it’s going to be a good time. The team behind SF Sketchfest works remotely from locations all over the US up until their event. See how they pull off the beloved comedy event that takes over San Francisco every January.  We…

Virtual Events Video

Linaro Goes Virtual and Hosts Event with Sched

We had an amazing conversation with event organizer Kristine Dill from Linaro. Linaro leads software collaboration in the Arm Ecosystem and they host engaging in-person events multiple times a year. They had a big event scheduled in Budapest to kick off on March 23rd. The worldwide outbreak of COVID-19 quickly changed those plans. They saw…