With the dashboard, admins see more than just usage… but can better understand how Pivot Interactives usage influences how students are learning with phenomena, active engagement, science practices, and feedback.
Read about how a Virginia Science Specialist Equipped All Science Teachers to Reach All Students in Science
(now including Astronomy, Earth Science, & more)
40+ NEW Biology activities
40+ NEW Environmental Science activities
The Custom Library is a new way to organize and share your activities, allowing teachers to collaborate on activities in their professional environments. Custom Libraries are also great to maintain consistency across teachers and classes.
Pivot Interactives Co-Lab™️ is a powerful feature that streamlines active student collaboration on assignments. With Pivot Interactives Co-Lab:
But, how do you do group work? How do you organize groups and get the kids TO TALK! That’s the focus of this Teacher Tip with Linda Detwiler.
Now, right inside a Pivot Interactives account with the patent-pending Iris color and light tools, you can bring the power of color- and light-based measurements to your students’ fingertips. We are thrilled for all teachers & students to access the power of color- and light-based measurements through Iris™️🌟
Sign up for a webinar on August 26th at 1:00 PM ET to learn more about Iris Color & Light Measurement Tools here
We partnered with Vernier and Pasco, so you can connect both Pasco and/or Vernier Bluetooth Sensors for a one-stop solution for students to collect, share, and analyze data!
Learn how to connect a Bluetooth device here.
We worked with PhET Interactive Simulations to bring you 30+ new pivots that use a Pivot Interactives exclusive simulation or a uniquely customized PhET simulation.
Read how one Tech-savvy Teacher Maximizes PhET Simulations and Engages Students or check out the Pivot Interactives exclusive Gene to Protein Interactive Simulation
With ClassLink and Clever SSO and Rostering integrations, admins and teachers pre-configure courses for the school year. Students will be automatically rostered and classes will be waiting for them; no teacher set-up required!
What are my rostering options for my school/district and Pivot Interactives?
We have always offered mapping from Pivot Interactives to Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), Advanced Placement (AP), and International Baccalaureate (IB). Now, we offer Pivot Interactives curriculum maps that align our expansive catalog with your specific state or district needs, allowing you to focus more on learning and less on planning.
Let’s chat so we can learn more about your Pivot Interactives curriculum mapping needs.
Professional development can be hard to monitor, especially in a self-serve world. That's why we have grown our interactive offerings made on the platform to include MORE than just videos, webinars, help articles, and live chat support. Teachers can now follow along with helpful interactive guides that show them everything from setting up a class to adding students and assignments.
In this last year, we added over 100 new activities, bringing Earth Science, Environmental Science, and Astronomy to your classrooms with the click of a button. Pivot Interactives activities mean that it takes just minutes to launch pedagogically-sound, active learning for students.
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