tech in schoolsTag
We’ve been hard at work for the past few months on a major rewrite of our Chrome Extension to improve the performance and reliability of it while also improving how the extension works when opening files. This is a big change, and addresses the biggest complaint we hear from districts … Read Story
Today we are excited to announce that we are launching four of our most exciting features yet, major updates that we have been working on for the last six months.
While visiting the US last year, Kami visited classrooms to look at ways in which Kami could be better. Thanks to the grea… Read Story
Kami is an online document viewer and annotation tool. With classrooms going paperless and Chromebooks being rolled out across the United States, Kami solves one of the biggest problems faced by schools going paperless, and that is having the ability to annotate PDF files. We are curre… Read Story
An Insider’s Guide to What to know before, during, and after the Conference
When someone tells you that you are going to attend The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Conference and Expo, how do you feel? Are you, :
A.) Excited to learn more and meet new people?… Read Story
It’s graduation season. A time when students, parents, and teachers celebrate the years of hard work that culminated in this ceremonious completion of high school. Of course, graduation is less a culminating event, and more of a handoff from one life stage to the next, and the true suc… Read Story
Kami will be making the trip from New Zealand to San Antonio, Texas for ISTE 2017 – and we promise a great time.
What is ISTE?
In the pursuit of education technology, the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) was established to provide an avenue for people to have … Read Story
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With summer break just around the corner, it’s a great time to do some spring cleaning and get ready for the next school year! It’s also the time of year when everyone is feeling the pressure of the up and coming SATs. While many students are cramming and drow… Read Story
“I like the fact that the students in my class have powerful tools they are able to utilize not only in my class but also in any coursework in which they are attempting to utilize pdfs.” Brian Worthington
These days, there is more students can do with their devices in a classroom than… Read Story
Today, we are excited to announce our new and improved toolbar. A major project that we have been working on in the last two months.
We would like to thank our users who provided us with valuable feedback that helped improve the new toolbar’s UX/UI design.
The philosophy behind the… Read Story
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It’s spring time, and to celebrate Kami is giving away two teacher plans for the price of one, with the rest of this school year free!
This means that you (and all of your students) + a teacher friend (and all of their students) get access to the… Read Story
Stuck in a rut desperately searching for inspiration? Well, the Midwest Google Summit is underway at the Glacier Canyon Conference centre in Wisconsin Dells! The Midwest Summit is a two-day, hands-on conference focusing on integrating Google for Education in K-12 and Higher Ed learning… Read Story
Happy International Women’s Day from the team at Kami!
From Madonna to the Beyonce, and Sheryl Sandburg to Kami co-founder Alliv Samson, we are all surrounded by amazing, intelligent, smart, caring, and inspiring women.
And it feels great to stop, take a breath, and celebrate the… Read Story
Late last year the Kami team visited Deborah Leance, a dedicated teacher at Pomona School of Extended Educational Options (SEEO) High School. Having used Kami for almost two years, Kami has been an essential tool for her in her own study, but also the study of her students at SEEO.
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In 2017, technology plays a larger role in the classroom than ever, and as a result many schools are moving their whopping $2 billion, spent on paper each year, toward digital devices, and PDFs are replacing paper. Moving documents to the cloud saves not only the hours that are spent o… Read Story
Currently, the schools in the United States are wasting around 2 billion dollars a year on paper. A study by David Wees on paper use in schools looked at just how much is being spent by schools on paper in the United States. Wees came to an educated conclusion that schools are using an… Read Story
As the curtain is drawn over FETC 2017, it is important to honor your pre-conference work by properly processing everything you learned and gained at FETC. Anyone who has attended an EdTech conference before knows the caffeine-fueled madness that unfolds over the few days, so it is imp… Read Story