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Currents - Silverback Learning

September 4th, 2018

#IDedchat is a weekly Twitter chat for Idaho Educators and anyone else who wants to join the conversation! Moderated by @averyteach, each week has a different discussion topic and question set, relevant to teaching not just in Idaho but across the Intermountain West and the nation. The fun starts “avery” Wednesday at 8PM Mountain (see what we did there?) Oh, and if you haven’t ever participated in a Twitter chat before, @participatechat is a great tool…   Read…

September 4th, 2018

Silverback Learning Solutions is working with the Michigan Elementary and Middle School Principals Association (MEMSPA) in support of student literacy growth as outlined in the Michigan K-3 Reading Legislation and have embedded  Michigan’s Individual Reading Instruction Plan into our award-winning Mileposts solution. For more details, visit our exclusive Silverback Michigan Reading information page.    

September 4th, 2018

The Georgia Vision Project (GVP) was initiated in 2009 as a collaborative effort between the Georgia School Boards Association and the Georgia School Superintendents Association, realizing the challenges in educating students, and has embarked on a mission to transform Georgia’s public education practices. It is an exciting and viable project that engages the local community and solicits the support of local and state policymakers, with the intent of helping educators and constituents realize the vision…   Read…

April 16th, 2018

That means your school district only has about 1 week left to secure all the awesomeness Summit ’18 has to offer … at a discount. So hurry and get your tickets. Those of you who’ve been to Summit before know our user conference is a great place to connect and learn alongside educational experts, Silverback staff, and visionary leaders. Get the Most Value, Bring a Group Summit ’18 is so beneficial, many school districts bringteams of 20 or more and they get a discount for…   Read…

April 9th, 2018

  Continue Your Education with Silverback Learning this Summer in Boise! Before you finalize your summer professional development (PD) schedule, do yourself a favor and consider Summit ’18. Our annual user conference is the ideal way to empower your faculty with the insights, skills, and connections they need to be most impactful and grow professionally … while earning PD credit in the process. PD Credit Details Silverback Learning partners with Northwest Nazarene University to offer graduate credit to educators. Register…   Read…

March 29th, 2018

    CELEBRATE    CONNECT    EXPERIENCE    BUILD Celebrate your successes Connect with educators who care passionately about their students Experience meaningful learning through deep dives and interactive workshops Build on ideas and practices to support deeper learning ___________________________________________________________________ Join us in Boise for Summit ’18  June 18 – June 20 Participants will have the opportunity to celebrate reaching new levels of excellence in education with other educators, field experts, and personalized learning enthusiasts while experiencing meaningful professional growth…   Read…

January 16th, 2018

  January 2018 Happy New Year! We are excited to add a highly requested feature to the Learning Navigator — the ability to override student scores on the Performance Reports!  A fun, animated confetti has also been added to appear at the end of the assessments when students meet or exceed the minimum score. Read on to learn more about other updates and additions! – The Gooru Team Product Updates Student Score Override Teachers can now override assessment scores on the Performance…   Read…

December 1st, 2017

December 2017 We have further enhanced the teacher and student experiences on the Learning Navigator. Some of the changes we have made are: Teachers and students will be greeted with a new welcome dialog. Updated “Take a Tour” to help teachers and users learn about Learning Navigator’s features. New and improved home and class management pages for teachers. Suggested standards are available for teachers to easily tag standards to collections and assessments. Improved Independent Learning experience…   Read…

December 1st, 2017

“By the end of second grade, 91% of my students met proficiency on the spring reading assessment;  the highest proficiency rate I have had as a classroom teacher.”— Lacee Peterson   I am a second-grade teacher, with a Master’s degree in elementary reading comprehension.  I work in a K-12 school and have been teaching for 13 years. Each year I meet a new group of second graders, eager to learn and explore the world. My…   Read…

October 4th, 2017

October 2017 At Gooru, we are continuing our efforts to provide features and enhancements that will help you personalize learning for your students. In the Learning Navigator you can now turn assessments ON and OFF and grade free response questions using rubrics. Also, we have added nine new partner libraries to the content catalog. Please read on to hear about these updates!  – The Gooru Team Product Updates Rubrics to Grade Free Response Questions Provide students with detailed feedback by…   Read…

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