Padlet San Francisco, CA
Padlet is an online noticeboard maker, ideal for making announcements, keeping notes and things you can do with Post-its. With drag and drop as well as auto save, you can instantly collaborate and see everyone's activity on the wall, with no page reloads. Paste link to a youtube video? Check! Drag a word document from your computer? Check! Take a picture from your iPad camera? Check! Your phone, your tablet, your TV - Padlet works on everything. Put the wall on your blog or website. Make it more wonderful. Plugin for wordpress available. Fun backgrounds. Happy colors. Gorgeous interface. Padlet is Internet's version of bubble wrap.
Curriculet San Francisco, CA
Curriculet’s digital reading platform allows teachers to enrich reading by embedding their questions, quizzes and rich media directly into the reading. With Curriculet, students encounter checkpoints at a relevant moment for learning, and are given immediate feedback on their performance. Simply connect your questions to any Common Core State Literacy Standard and immediately get data each night that measures student growth and mastery over time. Curriculet isn’t tied to just one type of device. The browser-based product allows students to start their assignment in class on a laptop, pick up right where they left off and read more on their mobile device as they ride the bus home; and, finally, finish up on the family computer. Curriculet automatically calculates data on student reading time and content comprehension.
Clever San Francisco, CA
Educational publishing has a lot of diverse actors, including textbook publishers and makers of record keeping and curriculum software, and now makers of tablets and apps. Clever has developed a way all of those players to agree to deliver data from a single cloud-based source. The different vendors pay Clever, and Clever offers the service to schools for free. Clever improves class management by enabling teachers to enroll and track students, normally a time-consuming process. Using a so-called “single sign on” process, students can access online resources from different vendors, and teachers can easily log performance among different classes and locations.
Haiku Learning Tucson, AZ
Haiku Learning is a full suite of beautiful, cloud-based tools designed to get you up and running with digital learning in minutes. Create classroom pages, add and organize content blocks, change layouts, and publish whenever you’re ready. Embed content from YouTube, Google Docs, Maps, Skype and dozens of other third-party services or create your own from scratch. Resource sharing in Haiku lets you share your classes, pages, and content blocks with any other Haiku user--and use content in your own class created by other teachers. Quickly create assignments, have students hand in digital files, provide online comments and feedback, annotate digitally, and leave a grade--it’s all there on the record and in your gradebook, no extra steps required.