• Kami Heroes tips and tricks for remote learning
    Case Studies,  Remote Learning,  Teacher Tips

    Kami Heroes Tips and Tricks for Remote Learning

    We couldn’t be more proud of our passionate crew of Kami Heroes right now. All over the world, they are tirelessly helping their colleagues, friends and, of course, their students come to terms with the handbrake turn in educational strategy—namely moving to remote learning as fast as possible! Here are their experiences, tips, and tricks from the journey so far:   😱 How are you going to solve your #remotelearning challenges… do you even know what they are yet? 💁‍♀️ Our educators have some advice: https://t.co/o3hNgmoubq#DistanceLearning #schoolclosures #Covid_19 pic.twitter.com/E8XXWXQP9l — Kami (@usekamiapp) March 13, 2020     The main challenges of remote learning The move to remote learning has been…

  • Kami team at FETC
    Kami Newsroom

    The Kami Team took on FETC

    The Kami Team have just arrived back from an action-packed week at FETC. Three days of non-stop edtech, workshops and talking to Kami users –  unsurprisingly we had a ball! So what did we get up to in the beautiful state of Florida?      The Kami Team’s highlights Our 6-person strong Kami team kick-started the conference by taking responsibility for T-shirt distribution. The official FETC T-shirt, sponsored by Kami, and designed by our own talented designers (humble brag), was such a success that we ran out on the 2nd day!     Special shout out to our two tireless Kami Heroes:  Eve and Estee. Both Instructional Technology Specialists at…

  • Kami Newsroom

    Introducing our 2020 Kami Heroes

    Each year, we are impressed by the passion and dedication of the education community, and the Kami Heroes program is a reflection of these unique qualities that our community holds. On behalf of the team at Kami, a huge thank you to all 200+ educators who took the time to apply for the Kami Heroes program this year. It was exciting and inspiring to learn more about how you use Kami and its impact on the students in your classroom. All applications were thoroughly reviewed, and we appreciate the effort you have put into your entries. We are so lucky to have a growing community of educators who want to…

  • Kami Heros applications 2020
    Kami Newsroom

    Kami Heroes Applications 2020

    Not all heroes wear capes… but Kami Heroes sure do! Our vibrant community of Kami educators is the champions of our mission here at Kami (and they genuinely do wear capes).    What is the Kami Heroes program? Launched in 2017 and rolling into our third year, the program has supported the creation of a thriving, passionate community of teachers who love using Kami. Kami Heroes are thought leaders who are enthusiastic about developing new practices for using Kami and help other educators be more successful in their work. Kami Heroes are selected for a year-long term where they serve as ambassadors by representing Kami at school PD training, conferences,…

  • Go Accessible with your PDF’s Using Kami!
    Case study,  Teacher Tips

    Beyond Digital: Go Accessible with your PDF’s Using Kami!

    This blog post was originally posted on Hillary Goldthwait-Fowles’s blog and is used with the author’s permission. Being a Kami Hero is pretty cool. Having the opportunity to test new features and explore the possibilities for this Chrome-based PDF tool is exciting. As an Assistive Technology specialist and consultant, I am always curious about if a particular tool is accessible for all, some or none. While there are many wonderful features in Kami, which can be found in this blog post by fellow Kami Hero Danna Pearsall here, there are some other wonderful features of Kami that help promote accessibility. The feature that will be covered in this post is Kami’s…