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

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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. Teacher Dashboard was first conceptualized by a pioneering group of educators and developers working together to serve an under privileged population of students in Auckland, New Zealand. https://twitter.com/hapara_team.

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Chrome Education or Hapara?

Tomorrow's Learners

They are: Should we use Chrome Education or Hapara to manage our Chromebooks? We don’t need to manage our devices with Chrome Education as we are using Hapara already. Chrome Education and Hapara are not competing products, rather they complement each other. Chrome Education can be described as a device management tool, whereas Hapara can be described as a classroom management tool. What is Chrome Education? What is Hapara?

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Learn why Hapara is the perfect tool for any school district wishing to properly and effectively manage their GAfE environment. | @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. The post Learn why Hapara is the perfect tool for any school district wishing to properly and effectively manage their GAfE environment. | @hapara_team appeared first on The TeacherCast Educational Network.

BrightBytes Tried to Buy Hapara. Then a Better Offer—and a Legal Complaint—Emerged

Edsurge

Yet a recently settled legal complaint between two education technology startups offers a glimpse at the numbers and terms involved in the negotiation process—and what happens when a deal goes awry. In March, San Francisco-based BrightBytes filed suit against Hapara , claiming the latter had breached contract terms in a Letter of Intent as BrightBytes planned to purchase all of Hapara’s assets. Both companies are backed by venture capital: Hapara last raised $3.2

Organize, Streamline, and Empower Learning with H?para

A Principal's Reflections

Educators navigate uncharted waters that continually fluctuate as a result of COVID-19 and the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Educators can benefit from thousands of publicly shared Workspaces aligned to the local curriculum and customize them to meet their learners' needs.

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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

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One Year of Blended Learning One to One with Chromebooks

Question Tank

Consequently, we tend to… blended learning Chromebooks EdTech Education Google Teaching gooru goorulearning Hapara Reflections on a year of Blended Learning with 1:1 Chromebooks Physics teachers have a unique privilege in most high school settings. Most of us work with students that have elected to take our academic course, and with the exception of a growing number of physics first programs, we teach older students.

Blended Learning for High School – Montessori Style

Question Tank

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. 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.

Blended Learning for High School – Montessori Style

Question Tank

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. 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.

One Year of Blended Learning One to One with Chromebooks

Question Tank

Consequently, we tend to… blended learning Chromebooks EdTech Education Google Teaching gooru goorulearning HaparaReflections on a year of Blended Learning with 1:1 Chromebooks Physics teachers have a unique privilege in most high school settings. Most of us work with students that have elected to take our academic course, and with the exception of a growing number of physics first programs, we teach older students.

What would Maria Montessori Say About Edtech?

Question Tank

Heaven forbid any actual Montessori educators should read this post. 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?

What would Maria Montessori Say About Edtech?

Question Tank

Heaven forbid any actual Montessori educators should read this post. 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?

How to Keep Students at the Center of Your Digital Transformation

Edsurge

Rod Carnill speaking (Source: Hapara) “I always start with the pedagogy,” says Amy Miller, a middle school tech coach in Frederick County. They selected Hapara Highlights for its focus on visible personalized learning, which aligned with their goals. Hapara has found that this promotes an environment of trust and respect between teachers and students. Hapara gathers learner assignments, notifications, resources and workspaces in one convenient location. Hapara.

Diligent Use of Cycles of Inquiry Makes Huge Impact

Question Tank

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. I plan to re-post here… blended learning common core EdTech Education Teaching ConstuctivistSince that time, all of my creative efforts have gone into that work.

Diligent Use of Cycles of Inquiry Makes Huge Impact

Question Tank

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. I plan to re-post here… blended learning common core EdTech Education Teaching Constuctivist Since that time, all of my creative efforts have gone into that work.

85 Canadian Schools Lead an Edtech Charge by Moving from Devices to Deeper Learning

Edsurge

We might think of educational transformation and its underlying technology as being centered in Silicon Valley; indeed, companies like Google and Apple are expanding the edtech frontier. Special education students and gifted learners, economically privileged and disadvantaged children, and rural and urban residents all attend the same publicly funded schools. The board’s schools adopted Chromebooks and implemented the free Google Suite for Education platform as their foundation.

School Profile – The Met Sacramento

Question Tank

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

Question Tank

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

BETT for G Suite Visitors

EdTechTeam

Check out our G Suite for Education Live Panel with UK educators. Max Cases (H240) - If you are getting new devices, it makes sense to protect them and Max Cases have a range that are designed for use in education. Hapara (C300) - Hapara’s cloud based instructional management system works with G Suite for Education to provide added value. Chat archive here.

Recommended settings for Chrome Education

Tomorrow's Learners

Chrome Education is an amazing tool that all schools using Chromebooks should invest in. This is because Chrome Education saves IT admin huge amounts of time and it also means that schools can create an environment where users are safe online and are less likely to be distracted from their learning. Whilst some school networks do a great job of blocking sites, Chrome Education is unique in that it is blocking these URL’s on the device, regardless of network.

What Really Moves the Needle for Underprivileged Students.

Question Tank

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.

Question Tank

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

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

Edsurge

Over the past six years, the Board has invested in technology to improve learning outcomes for all of its students—starting with G Suite for Education and Chromebooks. 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. Hapara's Workspace; full size image here. Grade 9 Geography was in trouble.

Partnering Literacy and Technology to Improve One School

Digital Promise

We have made great strides to level the technology playing field in education, but unfortunately the digital divide still exists between those who have the tools to research, learn and collaborate online at home, and those who don’t. As part of the Literacy Initiative, teachers piloted creation and exploration apps, as well as both Hapara and Google Classroom to refine their workflow processes. Video Courtesy of Redwood City School District.

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

TeacherCast

Jeffrey Bradbury is clearly an innovator and a mover and shaker in the educational technology world. Great information June 12, 2015 by jjbs21 from United States Great podcast with a lot of valuable tips for educators! Connected Educators Must May 13, 2015 by @mgrudnel from United States Jeff has been so accommodating and welcoming as he helped introduce me into the world of connected learning and podcasting. The topics are timely and appropriate for K-12 educators.

15 Ways to Use Mote in the Classroom – SULS0107

Shake Up Learning

Become a Mote Certified Educator #MOTECE. Demonstrate your mote knowledge and earn an exclusive certificate by becoming a mote certified educator. She is a Google Certified Innovator & Trainer, Microsoft Innovative Education Expert, Apple Teacher, and Hapara Certified Educator.

Google Apps Are Used Widely in K-12. A New Tool Will Show Just How Useful They Are.

Edsurge

The company claims that, around the world, 90 million students and educators use its productivity tools, G Suite for Education. The main feature is a dashboard that lets administrators see usage data across all G Suite for Education apps—including Calendar, Classroom, Docs, Forms, Hangouts and Sheets. Last year, a report from BrightBytes, a company that tracks education technology usage, found that the majority of software licenses purchased by schools went unused.

A New School Model Helps Rural Districts Boost Enrollment and Ensure Student Success

Edsurge

Every learner who didn’t enroll at Bentley equated to lost educational resources; the community faced the possibility of losing its high school. With Hapara Learning Suite's Workspace, educators can: Build dynamic digital learning experiences. Educators at Bentley and another pilot school would work with district leaders to take flexible, personalized learning to the next level. In Bentley, Alberta, Canada, missing school is just part of life.

Setting Up Your Google Classroom

The Electric Educator

Fortunately for educators, that product is for them! 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. Google Classroom is a brand new tool designed to help ease the burden of sharing and receiving assignments from students.

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

The Hechinger Report

As more than 900 entrepreneurs and educators converge in San Francisco this week, some will talk academic standards, literacy and charter schools. 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. Not that there isn’t plenty of discussion about education: at ASU/GSV, there was a spotlight on “The American Dream.’’.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

(National) Education Politics. From the Department of Education press release : “ Secretary DeVos Releases Statement on President Trump ’s Decision to Withdraw the U.S. ” For a Secretary of Education to speak on this is odd, at best. ” Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren is launching DeVos Watch , an initiative to hold the Department of Education “accountable.” State and Local) Education Politics. Immigration and Education.

Too much tech? These 7 digital tools can create a daily structure for ALL your lessons, from start to finish.

The Cornerstone for Teachers

Hapara. This program of lesson procedures is intended to show you the mechanics of using these 7 digital applications for education purposes. Education Trends Teaching Tips & Resources Truth for Teachers Collective