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General, Guest | November 18, 2015

5 Video Ideas for Your Literacy Instruction

Video is creeping into the education world slowly but surely. In fact, 94 percent of teachers have effectively used video in the classroom during the course of one school year, according to a study by Educational Support Systems. Video can be useful in a number of lessons and classroom settings, and is especially beneficial i...

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General | August 21, 2015

How to Successfully Flip Learning

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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Product News | June 22, 2015

Swivl Plans Big Splash in Return to ISTE

ISTE kicks off next week! This is one of education’s greatest conferences and the premier event for learning, collaborating and discovering educational technology! Last year was an immense success in Atlanta, and we are thrilled to be heading to Philadelphia this year. Multiple opportunities to find us You will find us on ...

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Swivl | April 9, 2014

How to create a multi-media video using Swivl

Sometimes the typical slide deck, voice-over, or video just isn't enough to ensure a lesson or message is effectively conveyed. That's why we've made it possible for you to easily capture all three elements of a great presentation at once, with no editing required. What is a multi-media video? A multi-media video captures both v...

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Product News | April 4, 2014

Congratulations to the inaugural class of Video Pioneers!

As video continues to prove itself as one of the most effective instructional tools in education, it is quickly finding its way into classrooms everywhere. But sometimes even deploying a video solution in a single classroom can be costly, let alone throughout an entire campus. Swivl believes every educator should have the oppor...

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Other | March 5, 2014

Capture and share multi-media videos today with Swivl Cloud and Swivl Capture

We often hear from our users that being able to easily capture lectures, presentations and meetings as they happen is exactly what they have been searching for. And, while the reassurance that we’ve built a useful, effective and desired product encourages us, it encourages us to build more. Swivl wants to enable everyone—ed...

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Other | February 13, 2014

Swivl partners with educators and STEM programs through new sponsor initiatives

Using video in the classroom is by no means a novel concept. Many of us can likely remember when teachers once wheeled boulder-sized TVs into their classrooms, switched off the lights and popped in a VHS. Today, however, the use of video in education has changed, and it is much more than just an additive to support lessons—it ...

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