• Kami News

    Three Reasons Why You Should be Using Keyboard Shortcuts

    Did you know that using keyboard shortcuts can increase productivity and save you time? Yes, the term “shortcut” may seem daunting at first, but if you use computers every day it’s important to consider the benefits! To help you to get into the habit of using keyboard shortcuts, here are three reasons that may encourage you even more: 1. Efficient and time-saving Using shortcuts makes you more efficient at doing certain tasks on your computer. When you’re not necessarily reaching for the mouse every second and once you start using shortcuts each day, you’ll start noticing a boost to productivity. Take for example the task of selecting all the text…

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    How to Use Kami for Math

    Stuck on finding ways to improve or freshen up your Math classroom? Using digital tools to solve equations prove to be a little tricky at times, especially if you need to incorporate symbols and shapes into your worksheets. To help you get started, we created a video tutorial to show you how Kami tools can be applied in the classroom. Teachers, if you’re looking for new ways to get your students engaged using technology in math, watch our tutorial video below to explore the possibilities.    Getting To Know Your Kami Tools 💡💻   Text Box: Rich Text Editor Out with the old and in with the new. Our Rich Text Editor is the…

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    We Updated our Text-to-Speech Tool!

    While the benefits of Text-to-Speech (TTS) are for all kinds of users, some of the specific groups that see a better user experience are students with learning disabilities, literacy difficulties, those who have different learning styles and those who are learning to speak different languages. Here at Kami, we want our users to be able to use our tools to help improve the way they learn, whether it be at school or at their home. Thanks to your feedback, we are continuously improving the way teachers and your students use Kami. Today, we are excited to share with you an all-new Text-to-Speech (TTS) tool! With controls like skipping and looping a section from…

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    Introducing our Kami Heroes – 2019

    It has been exactly a month since we opened applications for this year’s Kami Heroes programme – and it’s great to see all the amazing entries we received from educators all over the world. Big thanks to everyone who took time to fill in the form and shared their work with us, it was exciting to learn more about how you use Kami and how much you value having our digital tools in your classrooms. I enjoyed reading and viewing your shared content! Each application was reviewed thoroughly and we really appreciate the effort you have put into sending through your applications. We are grateful and excited to be working with…

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    Kami Raises Seed Fund to Accelerate Growth in North America

    Today, we are thrilled to announce that Kami has received NZ $1.5 million in seed funding to accelerate the rapid growth of our company in North America, valuing the company at almost NZ $20 million.  The seed round, which was oversubscribed by 180% was led by Australian venture capital firm, Right Click Capital. Other investors include the New Zealand Venture Investment Fund (NZVIF), Australian venture capital firm Capital Pitch, as well as Australian and New Zealand Angels. “When building the round, it was important to us that we find a lead investor with a track record of successful similar investments in the Aus/NZ region, and be part of a global…