Learn from some of the 40,000 customers who use Swivl
to foster a #cultureofsupport in schools and educational organizations around the world.
Hosted by your team of Product Experts at Swivl, join us for bi-monthly office hours. The main topic of each office hours session will vary, but we welcome an active Q&A! Bring your questions, concerns, and most importantly: your robot and markers so we can help troubleshoot any issue you’re having.
July 25, 2019
This was the second of a two part series on Student Empowerment. Part 2: Authors Rick Jetter, Ph.D. and Rebecca Coda provide the justifications for and strategies to make your organization dependent on student input for genuine transformation felt by everyone from school Administrators to teachers, parents, and community stakeholders.. Learn how allowing student ideas to flourish will change the landscape of your education system. Free resources and tools provided generously by Rick and Rebecca!
July 11, 2019
This was one of a two-part webinar series that explores strategies for encouraging more authentic student voice in your class and promoting student agency in the decision making processes that ultimately affect their educational experiences. Part 1: Trevor Mackenzie (author: “Dive Into Inquiry”)
June 20, 2019
Customizing Video Observation Frameworks into Swivl Cloud: do you implement the frameworks of Jim Knight, Charlotte Danielson, Diane Sweeney, Robert Marzano, etc? Ever wonder how to turn these frameworks into actionable video coaching templates on Swivl cloud? We’ll show you how current Swivl team users who already use these frameworks for their video coaching process. Our three panelists share their experiences and some best practices in cultivating and organizing best practice libraries of videos for their educators. Panelists: Kelley Clark, PD Coordinator, Dodge City Public Schools, KS; Tracey McCormick, PD Coordinator, The New America School, CO; and Kelly Leibfried, Peer Evaluator, Orono Public Schools, MN.
March 18, 2019
Exploring Language Acquisition Skills and Instruction through Video Observation. If you teach, research, or otherwise serve students in the following areas, this webinar is for you: foreign languages, ELL, indigenous language immersion and preservation, or speech pathology. Panelists will be joining us from Grapevine Colleyville ISD (TX, USA), Boise State University (ID, USA), and Navitas English College (NSW, AU).
October 30, 2018
Swivl’s Role in Research. We were joined by researchers from: University of Alaska-Fairbanks, University of Illinois-Chicago, Michigan State University, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities to discuss how video is an effective data collection tool in their work and how Swivl helps them meet their project goals.
August 8, 2018
Summer Webinar Series 2018 – Session Four. Our last webinar of Summer 2018 focused on everything you may have missed over the past few months. We launched new product updates such as: Bookmarking, Screen Recording, and Speech Analysis. We also introduced a brand new Support site and more options for you to get the tech support you need to be successful with Swivl!
July 24, 2018
Summer Webinar Series 2018 – Session Three. Keiko Herrick from the Alaska Statewide Mentor Project and Cammie Passey from GreatHearts Academies shared their ideas about categorizing, organizing, and building best practice libraries of videos for their Swivl team users.
July 10, 2018
Summer Webinar Series 2018 – Session Two. Our special guest panelists from: Alaska Statewide Mentor Project, Genesee Valley Educational Partnership and GreatHearts Academies explained how they manage their Swivl hardware logistics and distribution of Swivl software licenses with their Swivl Team Accounts.
June 21, 2018
Summer Webinar Series 2018 – Session One. We explored the topic of ‘Getting Buy-In’ for using Swivl in your organization with special guest panelists from: Alaska Statewide Mentor Project, Genesee Valley Educational Partnership and GreatHearts Academies.
March 29, 2018
We chatted with some amazing educators and PD facilitators from Great Hearts Academies to learn how they are creating innovative PD opportunities using Swivl. Learn about: short-term observation cycles and why they are effective; retaining and supporting your best teachers with video coaching; and how to engage students with special accommodations using Swivl Live.
February 13, 2018
Learn about all the features Swivl released in 2017 during this month’s PD session with Rachel and Tess!
November 14, 2017
Principal Joe Childs: How to Hack Your School for Success
November 2, 2017
Learn how to improve your teacher education program – a conversation with Helen Chilton and Wendy McCracken
October 19, 2017
Learn about Swivl’s newest feature. Now you can live-stream from your Swivl with Zoom!
September 28, 2017
Record yourself and students at the same time with Dual-Camera. Now FREE for all Swivl subscribers.
June 8, 2017
Advancing Teacher Preparation with video. Two leaders describe the innovative programs they’ve developed and the profound impact adding video as an observation, coaching, and evaluation tool has made on their students.
May 24, 2017
Jeremy Shaw is an Instructional Technology Coach in Snow Hill, NC, who is presenting on using technology and small group lesson formats to build 21st Century skills in students.