Free edTPA Tools Support Teacher Candidates and Programs

Completing edTPAⓇ is a critical step for many teacher candidates on the path to becoming a fully-certified teacher. But assembling the different artifacts, commentaries, and video clips in an organized way – and then transferring it to the edTPA platform – can be a challenging part of the journey for a candidate. Our daily focus…

Now You Can Upload Videos From Your iOS Device

We’re excited to announce the arrival of the Edthena iOS app! It is now available to download in the App Store. With the iOS app, Edthena users can now upload videos directly from their mobile device straight to the Edthena platform. The app makes it possible for teachers to upload their video even before their class period is finished!…

Putting the Development into Professional Development Data

PD is about development, and it’s ok to be developing toward something over time.

What was missing from the professional development landscape was a way to use frameworks to easily capture data that are useful for understanding changes over time and to actively support a growth-focused mindset during the reflection process.

Our solution to this challenge is Leveled Indicators, a feature which allows the coach to align their written feedback to a framework and capture the teacher’s current level based on all the evidence.

New reports enable a coach to spot trends in teacher performance across an entire group of teachers, and teachers can quickly see their own growth over time and put that into the context of the group.