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Calling all Alpha Squirrels

We're looking for educators across the nation to join our next class of certified Alpha Squirrels

Attributes of an Alpha

The Alpha Squirrels program recognizes and rewards educators who love the Squirrels suite of products and show a desire to help peers navigate the ever-changing EdTech landscape.

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Regular participation each month through social channels like Twitter, Facebook and blogs.

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Have strong understanding of Squirrels, its products, as well as the needs of the industry.

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Respond regularly to questions or ideas and contribute to Squirrels industry knowledge.

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Represent the spirit of the industry and relay the voice of the customer to Squirrels.

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Be a brand advocate for Squirrels, and act as a fair and balanced representative.

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Connect with other Alpha Squirrels through professional development or social channels.

  • What is an Alpha Squirrel?

    An Alpha Squirrel is an active participant in the EdTech community who knows and loves Squirrels products. They are accessible, experienced, responsive, passionate and advocative. Alpha Squirrels should have an in-depth understanding of one or more of the Squirrels classroom solutions:

    • Reflector Teacher
    • Reflector Director
    • Reflector Student
    • AirParrot 2
    • Ditto
  • What does an Alpha Squirrel do?

    Alpha Squirrels share their enthusiasm and knowledge about Squirrels products to other educators. They communicate with the Squirrels team to ensure we are meeting the needs of educators around the globe. Alpha Squirrels have the opportunity to participate in our monthly #SquirrelsChat, attend conferences, and create an ongoing dialogue with the Squirrels team to share classroom and product experiences.


    It is our goal to empower and support Alpha Squirrels to help them become leading EdTech experts in their network.

  • What's in it for me?

    There are many perks that come with being a certified Alpha Squirrel. In addition to joining a global community of EdTech experts, each Alpha Squirrel is eligible to receive:

    • Welcome package: T shirt, coffee mug/tumbler, sticky notes, water bottle, pens, etc.
    • Alpha Squirrels member certificate
    • "Alpha Squirrel" signature badge for social media and email
    • Access to unreleased products
    • Free AirParrot 2 and Reflector Teacher license
    • Free room of Ditto
    • Product training, brand guide and talking points
    • Squirrels-sponsored conference attendance
    • Squirrels-sponsored conference speaking engagements
    • Opportunities to appear in video interviews
    • Features on the Squirrels blog and social media
    • Chance to visit Squirrels headquarters
    • Unparalleled interaction with Squirrels product designers and managers

    Fill out our nomination form today. We would love to hear from you.

    We review applications every April and October.

  • What's expected of an Alpha Squirrel?

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Program Details

The Alpha Squirrels program ultimately seeks to boost the influence of Alpha Squirrels in the industry during a 12-month term.

  • New Alpha Squirrels will be invited to join the program during each enrollment period.

  • After the initial enrollment period, prospective Alpha Squirrels will be invited to join the program during one of the enrollment periods of either April or October.

  • Alpha Squirrels may be re-inducted during their enrollment period based on their contributions to the program.

  • Alpha members are expected to adhere to any applicable terms of use or similar terms and conditions, including bu not limited to Squirrels Privacy Policies, End User License Agreements, Licensing Terms and other policies and procedures.

  • Alpha status is granted at the sole discretion of Squirrels.

Star Alpha Squirrels

We send our Alpha Squirrels to EdTech conferences around the world. These experiences allow them to present, network and teach. Expect big things from these Alphas this quarter!

Zee Poerio

Computer Teacher, PA


Zee has been an Alpha Squirrel since the program began in 2015. She has been teaching for more than 20 years and has a passion for connecting ancient studies with modern technology.

Learn More About Zee

Raymond Mitchel Africa

MYP Science Teacher, CN


Raymond attends EdTech conferences throughout Asia to share how he uses technology to empower his students.

Learn More About Raymond

Christine Danhoff

Technology Integration Specialist, OH


Christine loves sharing her knowledge about technology with other educators. She uses Reflector to showcase augmented and virtual reality content during her workshops.

Learn More About Christine

If you're interested in becoming an Alpha Squirrel, fill out our application form!

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