What is netTrekker?
Click to view a short video talking about what netTrekker is all about.
Entrepreneurs Randy Wilhelm and Rob Reinders co-found company originally known as Thinkronize.
Randy Wilhelm and company leaders rally around a central and deeply personal mission - Doing something good for kids.
Wilhelm is pictured here with all 5 of his own children as well as many other Thinkronize company employee children.
We are always eager as a team to help you stay on course with your digital transition and transformation.
netTrekker Teacher Curators were one of the first groups to really capture the need for educator vetted content from the Web - sharing print roadmaps to online resources.
And, we love to celebrate our own in-house Davidson Diner, compliments of one amazing Content Diva!
The netTrekker team jumps through hoops to make sure Teachers and Students can leverage our award-winning application.
Thinkronize launches it's first and flagship application, Digital Backpack - which evolves to become netTrekker.
Smart kids do eat chicken - and we do too!
Proud of our partnerships with outstanding content providers, like BrainPOP and our friend Moby.
The folks at netTrekker celebrating all things Jimmy Buffet with tropical wear and corn hole.
Thinkronize embarks on a journey that leads to alignment of digital learning resources to state standards within netTrekker.
Our learning architects are passionate about helping educators work with digital learning resources using the KISS method - keep it simple and sweet!
Helping you dodge the #OER pitfalls and become digital learning champions is what our team is all about!
Our team of Customer Relationship Managers is the daring dozen of netTrekker - reaching out to implement, learn, and collaborate with districts all over the world!
netTrekker wins the first of many educational technology industry awards for excellence in software development, the CODiE from SIIA.
The netTrekker Content and Development Teams collaborate to help deliver the most robust application for our users.
Our marketing group puts together epic experiences for educators at conferences like NECC (now known as ISTE) 2006 where we hosted our appreciation event on the deck of a battleship!
netTrekker partners with the powerful Scantron assessment platforms to help bridge the gap in the instruction-assessment cycle.
Celebrating our collaboration with the Partnership for 21st Century Skills with our famous "I'm 21, R U?" shirts.
Knovation moves to a new world headquarters at Park 42.
Knovators participate in a parade celebrating a partner district, Princeton City Schools.
The sales team always enjoys spending time with educators out at conferences like ISTE, CoSN, ASCD, TEA, PETE&C, GAETC and many others.
Milestone moment ... over 10 million students are using netTrekker in the classroom.
netTrekker joins forces with the Partnership for 21st Century Learning - to celebrate we create a video located at a partner district that focuses on the WHY behind the WHAT for educational technology. Click to view video.
As we grew, many of our celebrations included offsite team members via technology like Skype and FaceTime.
We celebrated the 1st birthday of a new interface - affectionately known as the netTrekker Extreme Makeover Edition.
Knovators are known to pull up great projects and content by their bootstraps, as evidenced by how many of us actually travel the world in boots.
netTrekker and its tools have always been very engaging to Teachers and Students - a place to come for digital learning resources and more!
Our sales team sings the praises of vetted and managed digital learning resources and how it is used by our partner districts.
netTrekker relaunches with Knovation and a renewed sense of mission to make a difference in personalized learning and the lives of kids.
We can't wait to show you what we have done with our content collection and applications!
On Dot Day, Knovators celebrated the book "The Dot" by Peter Reynolds as well as taking time to nourish their inner dots - each of us creating our own version of a dot in mixed media.
One cherished Knovation tradition is Pi Day, where we celebrate both 3.14 and delicious treats of a circular nature.
Knovation launches icurio - a digital curriculum curation application to help support districts as they transition to digital learning environments.
Knovators love to celebrate holidays together - like dressing up at Halloween.
Our CEO, Randy Wilhelm, challenges our perceptions of education and discusses a new model for innovating education; Igniting the hope of knowing in this powerful TEDx talk. Click to view video.
Our team comes from many different backgrounds and we celebrate when a team member accomplishes being undeniable here, or moving on to be undeniable somewhere else.
We asked kids, "At your deepest level, what do you want to know?", click to see the kinds of things they told us they want to know.
EdTech Digest awards netTrekker the Cool Tool Award - so exciting to know that Teachers were voting for netTrekker!
We are looking skyward (celebrating the Great American Eclipse) to think about all the cool ways we can continue doing something good for kids!
Our logo, the hummingbird with the open O is where our story lies … symbolizing the process of learning requires continuous nourishment, desires enrichment, is uniquely adapted to solving it's own need, and seldom noticed. But, beautiful when it is seen.