Blur Part of a Video from Your Classroom with Drag-and-Drop Ease

Sharing videos inside Edthena is safe and secure. Even so, sometimes there are reasons that student information should not be visible, and teachers need to blur part of a video. The rise of Zoom-style teaching has increased the need for this video blurring: student names now appear clearly on the recordings of video conferences. Today we’re…

Some Good News for Some Students, Distanced Learning Leads to Increased Achievement

Some students are actually thriving in the remote learning world as teachers have noticed some benefits that have come with the shift to distance learning. Many teachers have noticed the unexpected benefits of self-pacing as their students have the flexibility to complete their assignments on their own schedule. In some cases, the cancellation of extra-curricular…

Distanced Teaching? You Can Facilitate Virtual Coaching and Provide Targeted Feedback

Most first-year teachers can attest to the anxiety that comes during the first months in the classroom. The multi-tasking and flexible skills required wasn’t necessarily taught in college. Nationwide, teachers are experiencing the first-days-of-school feelings right now as they work rapidly to develop distanced teaching support for their students. Although there are certainly differences between…