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Differentiation Made Possible: Hapara Workspace for Google Apps

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Differentiation Made Possible: Hapara Workspace for Google Apps Event status: Not started ( Register ) Date and time: Thursday, November 19, 2015 1:00 pm Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-05:00) C. Techlearning Events Webinars

Learn Why Your GAfE School District Needs To Be Using Hapara Today! | @Hapara_team

TeacherCast

Jeff sits down with Jack West to discuss why Hapara is the perfect tool for any school district wishing to properly and effectively manage their GAfE environment. . About Hapara. Hapara is a Māori word for dawn or daybreak. The Hapara team has grown significantly since the inception and now has team members in New Zealand, California, Boulder, Colorado and Washington DC.

District Offers Secure Exams with Hapara and GAFE

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GAFE Edtech Update Hapara Highlights hapara workspace standardized testingOffering a secure examination experience for teachers and students in the cloud can be a daunting task. There is a reason that standardized exams are so simplistic in nature. It is a lot easier to standardize procedures if every student takes the same exam at the same time and the scores can be tabulated by a machine that counts black and white circles.

Going One-to-One with Chromebooks and Hapara

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Event status: Not started ( Register ) Date and time: Wednesday, May 20, 2015 1:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00) Change time zone Duration: 1 hour Description: Turn your fear of stud. Techlearning Events Webinars

BETT for G Suite Visitors

EdTechTeam

Hapara (C300) - Hapara’s cloud based instructional management system works with G Suite for Education to provide added value. Hapara Dashboard remains popular with teachers and Hapara Analytics now enables Senior Management to easily track and report use across G Suite. Check out our G Suite for Education Live Panel with UK educators. Chat archive here.

Setting Up Your Google Classroom

The Electric Educator

Classroom is not a complete classroom solution; it must be used alongside perennial favorites such as Edmodo, Hapara Teacher Dashboard, Moodle, etc. For the first time, Google has designed a product for a specific industry. Fortunately for educators, that product is for them! Google Classroom is a brand new tool designed to help ease the burden of sharing and receiving assignments from students. The excitement surrounding classroom has reached a fever pitch; teachers are ecstatic and can''t wait to get their hands on classroom. Streamline the sharing of documents to your students.

C-H-A-N-G-E It Up! Using Google Forms for Spelling Tests

EdTechTeam

Send the Form To Your Students This can be done by emailing a link to the form, sharing it in Google Classroom, Hapara Teacher Dashboard (this is a product my school division uses) or having the URL (web address for the form) on the board (I recommend creating a shortened URL) for your students to type into the address bar (Omnibox) in their Chrome browser. that inevitably comes up.

Education Shorts Show Real Practice

Hapara

To celebrate the accomplishments of some of these schools, I have managed three short film projects at Hapara client sites over the past three months. It seemed obvious to our new Chief Commercial Officer, Wayne Poncia, formerly of Junyo, that the accomplishments of our client base are the greatest asset we have as a company. Edtech Edtech Update

A Teacher’s Insight and a Suite of Apps Revitalized Geography—Boosting Student Engagement and Collaboration

Edsurge

Schools then added the Hapara Suite of apps, using the Analytics app to drive towards OCSB's 2020 BluePrint for Change and ensure that students and staff have the necessary support they need. Abromaitis was particularly excited about how she was able to use Hapara’s Workspace to structure and differentiate the resources and assignments for her students. Hapara's Workspace; full size image here. Grade 9 Geography was in trouble. The Board wanted to help teachers better engage students; to do this effectively, it needed clearer insight into teacher needs.

Blended Learning for High School – Montessori Style

jackcwest

Observing the Montessori pre-school my own children attended inspired me to restructure my high school… EdTech blended learning Education Google Apps for Education Hapara Montessori Teacher DashboardI am obsessed with the work of Maria Montessori. The scientist observer mind that Montessori brought to the education of children, enabled her to construct social learning environments that would be the envy of any major corporate human resources department.

Blended Learning for High School – Montessori Style

jackcwest

Observing the Montessori pre-school my own children attended inspired me to restructure my high school… EdTech blended learning Education Google Apps for Education Hapara Montessori Teacher Dashboard I am obsessed with the work of Maria Montessori. The scientist observer mind that Montessori brought to the education of children, enabled her to construct social learning environments that would be the envy of any major corporate human resources department.

What would Maria Montessori Say About Edtech?

jackcwest

My summaries of Montessori ideas and structures most certainly do not do justice to the wonderful body of work Maria Montessori left behind, nor do… blended learning EdTech Education Google High School Teaching Hapara Montessori TechnologyWhat would Maria Montessori say about the use of the edtech available to us as we approach the year 2013? Heaven forbid any actual Montessori educators should read this post.

What would Maria Montessori Say About Edtech?

jackcwest

My summaries of Montessori ideas and structures most certainly do not do justice to the wonderful body of work Maria Montessori left behind, nor do… blended learning EdTech Education Google High School Teaching Hapara Montessori Technology What would Maria Montessori say about the use of the edtech available to us as we approach the year 2013? Heaven forbid any actual Montessori educators should read this post.

Education Research Meta Analysis from Hattie and Yates

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The Hapara team is reading Visible Learning and the Science of How We Learn by John Hattie and Gregory Yates. The book is an easy to read distillation of Hattie’s work synthesizing the results from education research around the world. Edtech Blended Learning Hattie Edtech Update

Big question for edtech: But how do we know what’s working?

The Hechinger Report

They can also learn about new start-ups, games and ventures with names like BetterLesson , Blendspace , Edthena , Educreations , Hapara , Nearpod , Zaption , eSpark and LearnZillion , all eager to demonstrate. As more than 900 entrepreneurs and educators converge in San Francisco this week, some will talk academic standards, literacy and charter schools. Others will bypass weighty sessions at NewSchools Venture Fund summit altogether, preferring to tinker with dozens of new tools and products that promise to “transform teaching and learning.’’. It’s an excellent question. Technology

What Students and Teachers Think About Data Privacy

jackcwest

In this sponsored article on EdSurge, I report out on a data privacy forum I hosted for Hapara. Data privacy is a big deal in the consumer world, and it is an even bigger deal in K12. EdTech

What Students and Teachers Think About Data Privacy

jackcwest

In this sponsored article on EdSurge, I report out on a data privacy forum I hosted for Hapara. Data privacy is a big deal in the consumer world, and it is an even bigger deal in K12. EdTech

Diligent Use of Cycles of Inquiry Makes Huge Impact

jackcwest

Some of you are aware that in August of 2012 I began working with the Hapara team as lead educator. Only recently have I begun to blog again; still mostly within the context of my work at Hapara. Since that time, all of my creative efforts have gone into that work. I plan to re-post here… blended learning common core EdTech Education Teaching Constuctivist

Diligent Use of Cycles of Inquiry Makes Huge Impact

jackcwest

Some of you are aware that in August of 2012 I began working with the Hapara team as lead educator. Only recently have I begun to blog again; still mostly within the context of my work at Hapara. Since that time, all of my creative efforts have gone into that work. I plan to re-post here… blended learning common core EdTech Education Teaching Constuctivist

School Profile – The Met Sacramento

jackcwest

The following is a profile I wrote with the collaboration of the great folks at The Met Sacramento as a part of the work I do as lead educator with Hapara. There are many paths to adulthood, and this is something that is well understood by the young adults that belong to The Met, a… EdTech

School Profile – The Met Sacramento

jackcwest

The following is a profile I wrote with the collaboration of the great folks at The Met Sacramento as a part of the work I do as lead educator with Hapara. There are many paths to adulthood, and this is something that is well understood by the young adults that belong to The Met, a… EdTech

What Really Moves the Needle for Underprivileged Students.

jackcwest

As you might have guessed, the Hapara Team members are education data nerds. Recently, +Dan Leighton, TD Admin from Cottenham College in Cambridge, England, shared with us this meta analysis of meta analyses. That’s right, a meta-meta analysis. Makes me shiver just to write that. Snapshot from EEF Meta-Meta Analysis. The image here is a… EdTech

What Really Moves the Needle for Underprivileged Students.

jackcwest

As you might have guessed, the Hapara Team members are education data nerds. Recently, +Dan Leighton, TD Admin from Cottenham College in Cambridge, England, shared with us this meta analysis of meta analyses. That’s right, a meta-meta analysis. Makes me shiver just to write that. Snapshot from EEF Meta-Meta Analysis. The image here is a… EdTech

THANK YOU for 5 Amazing Years of Educational Podcasting! Thank You For Amazing Feedback!

TeacherCast

Hapara | Google Apps Management System. Hugely informed and supportive of teachers. June 19, 2015 by Chopstick Sensei from United States I don’t know how Jeff makes the time for this empire of his, but he’s putting together amazing information to help teachers out. Information from A to Z on EdTech and teaching, it should you your go-to resource. Great stuff! Cheers and Thanks! Thanks.