Classroom Video Solutions.
Help Teachers Focus on the Child, not on the Technology.
What is Swivl?
Swivl is a complete video learning solution – an inexpensive mobile accessory (Swivl Robot) used to track your movement, app (Swivl Capture) and cloud hosting service (Swivl Cloud) – that enables you to capture and share videos from anywhere, at anytime. What’s more, Swivl allows you to utilize the technology you already own, such as tablets and smartphones, making it easy to create enriched multimedia videos. You can then share them on our private and secure hosting service, where you always retain the rights to your content.
NEW! Introducing Swivl Live! September 2017
Live Video Streaming is NOW AVAILABLE with Swivl! Swivl Live helps deliver an unparalleled live streaming experience! Swivl’s tracking and superior audio capabilities can now be incorporated into your favorite live video streaming apps, such as Skype or Zoom. Through video, both live and recorded, Swivl helps to create contextual feedback and better collaboration, which leads to transformational teachers. Teachers, coaches, administrators, and students no longer have to miss out on important moments as they happen.
Here are some ways to utilize Swivl Live to best enhance your classroom!
- In-Ear Coaching. A coach can see a complete view of the classroom and a teacher’s interactions with students real-time as they are occurring.
- Live Listen. See how a class or event is running without adding the disruption of a physical observer in the room.
- Remote Learning. Homebound students can remotely attend and participate in any class or event.
- Distance Learning. Broadcast any lecture or event to the world. Bring in a guest speaker to your classroom. Attend all staff meetings and gatherings.
Watch this 1-Minute Video to Learn More about Swivl Live!
User Story: Principal Prepares Teachers and Students for Success
Natalie June, a passionate educator and Principal at the Aspire Rosa Parks Academy, has a deep-rooted belief that all students can truly learn. “I think our ability to do that depends on having engaging, thought-provoking, well-equipped teachers in the classroom,” says Natalie. “We’re trying to develop students that are critical thinkers and problem solvers, and we want our educators to be motivated and inspired to do the same things in terms of their own professional growth.
For More Case Studies & WhitePapers, go to Video Coaching.
Swivl Announces New & Improved Products!
The New 2016 Swivl C Series Robot
The C Series incorporates years of customer feedback from tens of thousands of educators. It’s our most powerful, easy-to-use and fastest solution yet. New & Improved Features Include:
- Pro Quality Audio
- Multi-Marker Capability(Connect up to 4 markers)
- Protective Carrying Case
- Lightning iOS Interface
- Improved Marker Controls
- Ease of Use
- Extended Battery Life
- One Year Pro Cloud Subscription
*Ask about the “Classroom Audio” Hidden Feature with the C-Series Robot! You can broadcast a teacher’s voice anywhere in the classroom so that every student can hear.
The Expand Case is the ideal collaboration and learning tool for iPad. It’s unique, patent pending design brings a wide angle view to your front facing camera with productivity enhancing stands. A great addition to any 1:1 iPad classroom. Great for expanding the field of view to capture student interactions.
- Wide Angle Lens – 140° field of view professional quality lens for front camera
- Free One Year Pro Subscription
- Smart Cover & Keyboard Compatible
- Stowable Stand
- Grip Adapter
Swivl Practice App
Meet Swivl Practice, the newest iteration of our video capture app that interfaces with the C Series and previous generations of the Swivl Robot. With a beautifully updated interface and some powerful new features, Swivl Practice is ready to take your video capture experience to the next level. Swivl Practice is a flexible solution for using video to improve teaching and other skills. Works with our Robot, Expand case or with just your device!
Contact a PowerUpEDU Consultant to request a personal demonstration of Swivl!
VIEWpath (Video Interactive Education Window) is a digital learning platform placed permanently in the classroom designed to help teachers evaluate performance, engagement and content. Teachers record, store and share lessons to make lesson delivery more effective, discussions more collaborative and student interaction more engaging.
VIEWpath is a digital learning and instructional system offering classroom audio, video and lesson capture tools to amplify interactions and enhance teacher effectiveness. Just as coaches or athletes record, view and replay interactions with players, teachers can now apply the same methodology in the classroom. It’s rethinking instruction-as-usual approach and relearning how to deliver lessons that engage, enliven and enlist students in their learning. With VIEWpath, record instruction and teachable moments in the classroom and play them back at your convenience. Then, start the learning process. Rethink lesson delivery to be more effective, discussions to be more collaborative and student interaction to be more engaging.
How Can You Use Swivl & VIEWpath in Your School or Classroom?
Flipped Classroom: Accommodate all learning styles
Lower the barriers to trying out this innovative new teaching technique. You can simply deliver lessons the way you always have on whiteboards and slides and turn them into sharable, measurable learning content.
Improve teacher effectiveness and enhance their professional development efforts by enabling skill sharing with administrators and mentors.
Lesson Sharing with Students and Teachers
Empower students to take ownership of their education. Sharing lectures and lessons with students allows them to consume and review the lessons at the pace they are most comfortable with. Allow teachers to share teaching techniques and best practices.
Improve the effectiveness of professional development by increasing the regularity of review and feedback by mentors and administrators. Teacher directed, regular video of the class turns PD into a collaboration.
There is no better way to learn skills than to see and hear yourself. Provide students with a low-anxiety path to start using video to capture presentations, collaboration, and skills for learning new things.