On Thursday, March 25, 2021, SVRTC members, awardees, superintendents and other special guests gathered virtually for the Annual SVRTC Awards Banquet. Just like the previous March, the banquet was celebrated online. This year the banquet had over 100 participants join for the celebration of awardees and announcements of the two competitive awards: Technology Leadership Award and Division Leadership Award. Watch the recording below with special speakers: Senator Frank Ruff, First Lady of Virginia (Pamela Northam), and Dr. Larissa Smith
SVRTC members from Amelia, Brunswick, Charlotte, Colonial Heights, Cumberland, Danville, Dinwiddie, Lunenburg, Mecklenburg, Nottoway, Pittsylvania, Prince Edward and Sussex attended the January SVRTC meeting to learn more about Hapara’s Teacher Dashboard. Mr. Greg Richman from Hapara shared with members the learning management system Teacher Dashboard.
Especially during COVID19, teachers are looking for new digital tools to use. Mr. Richman discussed how this product has analytics that will help teachers see and gauge what areas need more attention.
This product can increase a teacher’s efficiency in the classroom by organizing access to G Suite student fields and Drives on a single dashboard. This tool will work on any device that supports the full version of Chrome. As for price, Mr. Richman discussed bulk discounts for the SVRTC as a group. He encouraged members to contact him to discuss the product and pricing in more detail.