Fueling innovative software
July 15-18, 2019
Portland, OR
Laura Janusek

Laura Janusek
Vice President of Product, Modern Teacher

Laura Bernardin Janusek is a founding team member and vice president of product at Modern Teacher, focusing on the design and development of the company’s software solutions, and she leads the development and quality-assurance teams, including both US-based and nearshore developers, and defines Modern Teacher’s current and upcoming software solutions, using client feedback to oversee the development lifecycle from ideation to live releases and enhancements. She’s also managed Modern Teacher’s professional learning content creation team, including graphic and elearning designers. Previously, Laura acted as vice president of curriculum and vice president of client experience with Digedu, leading a team of over 40 digital content creators and overseeing client relationships nationally, and she was involved with a variety of educational organizations, teaching in both special education and English departments as well as nontraditional learning environments. Laura enjoys practicing yoga, playing violin, and listening to audiobooks. She’s an active member of communities for women in technology, and she’s passionate about education equity and technology’s ability to improve lives in the education space and beyond.

Sessions

1:45pm2:25pm Thursday, July 18, 2019
Product Management and Design
Location: D138-140
Laura Janusek (Modern Teacher)
Average rating: ****.
(4.75, 4 ratings)
You no longer have to worry about anyone asking, "How long will that take?" Laura Bernardin Janusek explores how to use Agile, consensus-based estimation technique Planning Poker to generate thoughtful and data-backed estimations for any product build. Read more.