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News | November 10, 2015

Swivl Gives Back: Nominate an Educator Who Inspires You to Win a Swivl Robot

‘Tis the season. Midterm exams are just about behind everyone, and now the attention of the education community turns to Thanksgiving break (the much-needed reprieve before the big holiday break). Now is also about the time when those among us who are capable of planning ahead—myself not included—start coming up with gi...

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News | November 4, 2015

Setting a Plan to Save America’s Education System

Next year, your school district is set to receive $20 million to stimulate significant improvements to student and teacher performance. You mostly remember overhearing administrators speak of applying for a grant, but now it’s actually here. Now you have to devise a real plan that turns millions of dollars into results. Ima...

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New Features, News | October 23, 2015

Get to Know FERPA and COPPA: Reasons to Reconsider YouTube for Your School

When we talk about instructional video today we aren’t referring to a math teacher playing Stand and Deliver for the umpteenth time. A more universally accessible internet and its many services have made it easier than ever for educators to connect with students and other teachers within and beyond their classrooms. Student...

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New Features, News | October 5, 2015

Saving and Sharing Videos with Swivl Capture

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Companies regularly introduce features and functionality to improve their products. We all like new things. Swivl users have recently seen the introduction of a new agenda and outlining tool, the ability to include video clips in presentations, and even guided tours of both Swivl Cloud and Swivl Capture. Each has enhanced the Sw...

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New Features, News | September 14, 2015

Head Back to School with the Latest in Classroom Video

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Champion classroom video this year. Start your year off right with some of Swivl's newest features. Our latest releases of Swivl Cloud and Swivl Capture allow you to include what's been missing from your videos, and make getting started a breeze. Capture outlines and agendas in your videos Swivl let’s you w...

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News | August 21, 2015

How to Successfully Flip Learning

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Flipped learning has been a buzz in education for a while, but there are still some who still don’t quite understand the concept. The idea behind flipped learning is to move away from whole group direct instruction and increase student engagement by allowing students to move at their own pace through instructional materials an...

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Summer Learning Series | August 11, 2015

Wrapping up a Successful Summer Learning Series!


Swivl’s first Summer Learning Series started off with a bang, and in June, educators from around the globe shared what they were hoping to learn this summer. Each week we were fortunate enough to learn from an amazing group of educational leaders, including Todd Nesloney, Holly Clark, Steven Anderson and Matt Miller. By the ti...

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Summer Learning Series, Webinars | July 29, 2015

Flip the Learning in your Classroom this Year


Flipped learning can be a powerful way to use technology for increased student engagement and student ownership. Join Amanda Fox as she shares her tips and tricks for creating an engaging flipped learning environment. In this 30 minute webinar, Amanda Fox (@AmandaFoxSTEM) shares how a few free tools can help you begin flip...

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