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DeVos Confirmed as Secretary of Education…

DeVos Confirmed, World Sighs We spoke before about DeVos when she struggled to understand the difference between proficiency vs growth and we've just heard the words,  "Betsy DeVos confirmed as Secretary of Education." It was at that point everyone around the world sighed, unsure of what the future holds in public education. Whilst we do not like [...]

By |February 7th, 2017|education, News|0 Comments

Reimagine Education Awards 2016 – Shortlisted & So close…

We didn't really mention this, but thought it was a notable mention, regardless of the final result. The Reimagine Education Awards happens every year for different categories across the education space, looking for those who are making a difference. They are bringing out some fantastic companies, which is truly a great thing to be doing. [...]

By |January 25th, 2017|edtech, education, News|0 Comments

Teacher Licensing – Out With The Old & In With…

Teacher Licensing - Out With The Old & In With... A new chapter has started in the U.S. and with that comes many new educational challenges, with some key ones on the agenda. One of which is the issue of teacher licensing. Many say the system is outdated and old fashioned, and that the high [...]

By |January 23rd, 2017|edtech, education, News|0 Comments

DeVos stumbles on Proficiency vs. Growth – Our View

Which wins; Proficiency or Growth? The Ongoing Debate   Mrs DeVos, Betsy, has been getting a lot of air time today and for good reason. During her confirmation she was asked questions around the age old debate in the education space around proficiency vs. growth as a way of measuring our students. Not a [...]

By |January 18th, 2017|edtech, News|0 Comments

24hr Ride for AVN Charity

While this isn't the norm from us here at emotuit, as it's not relating to Education in the strictest sense of the word,  but more education in the much wider sense,  what we'll be doing on 19th November is a big deal. We're going to be riding 24hrs for charity. Say goodbye to our undersides [...]

By |November 1st, 2016|News|0 Comments

Student Success – What is the Key to Determining this?

What Determines Student Success?  This is something that is obviously discussed quite a bit, and for obvious reasons. You find the key to understanding student success and you're set. Being able to say, "I know exactly what will ensure your passing" would be the thing of dreams and it's something that every school, college, [...]

By |September 14th, 2016|edtech, News|0 Comments

BbWorld16 – Our First Time

As you all keep up to date with our activities, you'll know that we were sponsors at InstructureCon, but what you'll also know is we were also sponsors of BbWorld16 too! This was actually prior to our time in Keystone. It started with a nice long flight from London, direct to land in [...]

By |August 12th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Camp Canvas – Kumbayawesome! Roundup InstructureCon 2016

Now our feet have finally hit the floor again, post crazy conference season, it's a great time to reflect on our experience as a first time InstructureCon 2016 attendee. Where to begin... It was a hot day, we'd got ourselves on a plane and via a quick stop in Phoenix, we landed in Denver. More [...]

By |August 10th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Why Blackboard Adding Caliper to Moodlerooms is Important

Blackboard announced at BbWorld16 that they have added Caliper to Moodlerooms, which then adds to the Learn support which was completed last year. This is great news when it comes to analytics, data context and when it comes to what we do here at emotuit. Firstly, what is caliper? Caliper is an IMS Global framework [...]

By |July 28th, 2016|edtech, News|0 Comments

See Your Online Student Data in the NEW emotuit Student Overview

Everyone loves new features and that's exactly what we're bringing to the emotuit engagement analytics table! The Student Overview on a course shows you more than just how engaged your students are, but also displays student data that the LMS analytics gives you too, such as: Page views, Time in the system, Participations, Quiz scores, as well [...]

By |July 26th, 2016|edtech, News, Product|0 Comments