Osmo For Schools Celebrates Five Years and Upgrades to Plastic Manipulatives in School Bundles for Classroom Hygiene & Safety
Osmo Projector App for Educators Reaches 100,000 Downloads
Projector App Reaches 100,000 Downloads.
These packages including all-plastic pieces are exclusive to Osmo for Schools, and teachers who formerly bought bundles with cardboard manipulatives can now buy the plastic piece sets individually, with a 25-percent discount rate.
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” The entire world holds a mirror to each schools hygiene requirement and techniques of cleansing and disinfection– this is particularly true in class where several hands are touching various products every day,” says Richards. “Our plastic pieces are an outstanding instructional tool, now made more secure for class, and only instructors have access to them. Educators are so ecstatic to have all-plastic pieces in their sets!”.
” In all my years mentor, Ive always sterilized my teaching tools as a STEAM teacher; from robotics, to iPads and now my Osmo for Schools kits– this is a life saver for my students and myself,” says Frances Amato Dominguez, Ed Tech Model and STEAM Teacher in New York. Adds South Carolina kindergarten instructor Keri Lewis, “I enjoy how long lasting these pieces are. Being plastic, they are able to be cleaned completely between uses without fear of harming the pieces.”.
” Osmo for Schools began thanks to all the incredibly passionate instructors across the U.S. and Canada who embraced Osmo as an academic device for class settings, promoting its use, so that schools and districts began to acquire it,” describes Jan Richards, head of education sales and marketing at Osmo for Schools.” In all my years teaching, Ive constantly sanitized my teaching tools as a STEAM instructor; from robotics, to iPads and now my Osmo for Schools sets– this is a life saver for my trainees and myself,” says Frances Amato Dominguez, Ed Tech Model and STEAM Teacher in New York. Due to the sudden shift to virtual finding out one year back, Osmo responded to teachers cries for a more effective means of engaging students in a virtual classroom, by using Projector App. The app started as a totally free download to all thanks to Osmo Cares, the charitable arm of Osmo. Osmo for Schools, a department of Tangible Play, Inc., focuses on building in-classroom use of Osmos award-winning academic systems.
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Osmo for Schools, the instructional department of Tangible Play that promotes in-classroom use of Osmos acclaimed educational systems, commemorates its fifth anniversary March 30, 2021 and highlights current accomplishments. These consist of upgrading to plastic pieces in all its school bundles to maintain the highest requirements of classroom health, in addition to reaching 100,000 downloads of the Osmo Projector App intended for teachers, which assisted grow Osmos neighborhood of active users..
All Learning System Bundles Upgraded To Plastic Manipulatives for Effective Sanitization.
Projector App utilizes a powerful reflective AI technology that permits the camera to “see” the desktop in front of the screen and project an instructors real life text, notes and illustrations onto the screen, even 3-D models they hold in their hand, while working with Zoom and other video conferencing innovations (video). Projector App is the 2020 recipient of EdTech Breakthrough Awards “eLearning Innovation of the Year.”.
” Its fantastic that the complimentary download of Projector App introduced numerous teachers to Osmo for the extremely very first time, who were formerly uninformed of the excellent variety of instructional products we offer,” states Richards..
Carol Argumaniz, Assistant Principal at Lillie Jackson Early Childhood Center in Lewisville, Texas, speaks about the success her instructors are having with virtual learning, thanks to Osmo Projector App. “It allows teachers to provide the very same quality lesson through virtual knowing, as they would deliver through in-person knowing at school,” states Argumaniz. “And it enables them to carry out little group lessons with extremely high quality images so trainees seem like they are actually beside the instructor.”.
Osmo for Schools, a department of Tangible Play, Inc., focuses on structure in-classroom use of Osmos award-winning academic systems. Osmo is utilized in more than 30,000 schools in North America.
” Osmo for Schools started thanks to all the incredibly enthusiastic instructors throughout the U.S. and Canada who embraced Osmo as an academic device for classroom settings, promoting its usage, so that schools and districts started to purchase it,” explains Jan Richards, head of education sales and marketing at Osmo for Schools. “In early 2016, Osmo began our department by forming a sales group, a conference method, plus a Classroom Kit for schools, which truly took off.
Due to the unexpected shift to virtual learning one year back, Osmo reacted to teachers weeps for a more reliable methods of engaging students in a virtual class, by offering Projector App. The app started as a complimentary download to all thanks to Osmo Cares, the charitable arm of Osmo. Introduced in late March, the app is now being utilized by instructors of all levels (pre-K to university) throughout the nation to make the virtual knowing environment more enjoyable, appealing, and comparable to a real class; it recently reached 100,000 downloads, and helped to grow Osmos community of active users..
In January 2021, Osmo for Schools updated all 9 school bundles to include plastic pieces across the board, replacing ones made of cardboard. This makes it easier for schools to sanitize and clean Osmos manipulatives, which are used in combination with Osmos technology inside classrooms, and permits schools to preserve the greatest standards of class health. Osmo for Schools plastic pieces are lasting, easy to sterilize when utilizing EPA-registered disinfectant spray, and dishwasher-safe..