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Positive focus; Positive behaviors

By Karessa Parish
05/22/2018 on Ask a Tech Teacher

…We decided to refocus our attention to be intentional in recognizing positive everyday occurrences that had been overlooked for too long and we picked Hero to help us do this…Read full article here.

By | 2018-05-23T18:30:19+00:00 May 23rd, 2018|Client Articles, Hero K12|

Hello, Parent… Your Child is Doing Great!

By Terrance Williams
05/10/2018 on Tech & Learning

…At Lincoln Middle School in Passaic, New Jersey, we are using a behavior management platform called Hero to acknowledge and reinforce positive behaviors among students and flip the ratio of positive to negative communications…Read full article here.

By | 2018-05-14T07:30:19+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Client Articles, Hero K12|

New app helping Seminole schools track, improve tardiness issues

by Amanda Ober on WESH

…This year, the school is using a new app called the Hero tardy tracking system. The school said they are down to an average of just 14 tardy disciplines a day…Read full article here.

By | 2018-01-20T20:40:28+00:00 January 20th, 2018|Client Articles, Hero K12|

Change the focus

Christian DeLaRiva and James Buynar
01/09/2018 on Smart Brief

Reward good behavior. This is core to the Hero system. When students do the right thing, we award them with “Hero points.” We’ve customized the software to recognize students for being early, participating, and being “Revere Ready,” meaning they’re dressed appropriately and ready to learn….Read full article here.

By | 2018-01-15T20:08:45+00:00 January 15th, 2018|Client Articles, Hero K12|

New program tracks student behavior at Seminole County schools

By: Jeff Levkulich
01/11/2018 on WFTV

…The “Hero” app will send out push notifications to parents so they can keep track of their kids’ positive points… Read full article here.

By | 2018-01-20T20:33:02+00:00 January 12th, 2018|Client Articles, Hero K12|

How One Principal Turned School Culture Around—Twice

11/29/2017 on TeachThought

…Hero also makes it easier for Lyons Creek to reach out to parents to let them know about their children’s achievements and less-than-satisfactory behavior. Parental involvement and reinforcement helps keep students on track while building school engagement…Read full article here.

By | 2017-12-01T23:17:14+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Client Articles, Hero K12|

Six Keys to Success for Implementing an Online Behavior Management Program

11/28/2017 on Edvocate

…Tardiness had been a problem for this STEM magnet school serving about 1,200 students in grades six through eight, most of whom come from low-income families. But with the help of an online behavior management platform called Hero, the school has turned that problem around quite dramatically…Read full article here.

By | 2017-12-04T23:45:45+00:00 November 29th, 2017|Client Articles, Hero K12|

K-12 Dealmaking: Hero K12, BV Acquire SchoolMint; Brainly Raises Funds

By: Alexa J. Henry
10/30/2017 on Edweek Market Brief

…Hero K12 and BV Investment Partners Acquire SchoolMint: Student behavior management app Hero K12 and BV Investment Partners have acquired SchoolMint, a provider of cloud-based student enrollment and school choice systems for PreK-12 district, charter, and independent schools, according to a statement…Read full article here.

By | 2017-11-02T21:11:39+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Client Articles, Hero K12|

Hero K12 Mints Its First Acquisition: School Enrollment Startup, SchoolMint

By Tony Wan
10/30/2017 on EdSurge

…Hero K12’s flagship products include attendance, communication and behavioral management tools that it touts can help educators reinforce a positive school culture…Read full article here.

By | 2017-10-31T07:39:48+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Client Articles, Hero K12|

It Takes a “Hero” to Remake a School’s Culture

By Matthew Lynch
10/26/2017 on The Edvocate 

…The school looked to Hero K12, which is a behavior management platform to manage discipline through evidence-based methods, like positive reinforcement (research shows that negative consequences do not affect long-term behavior change) and redirecting negativity…Read full article here.

By | 2017-10-31T07:36:08+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Client Articles, Hero K12|

Trailblazers in Edtech: Mark MacDonald

By Matthew Lynch
09/02/2017 on Tech Edvocate

How He’s Transforming the EdTech Space: Hero focuses on outcomes, not simply product. Mark believes in focusing on the outcome of student success first, then using technology to help make the outcome happen…Read full article here.

By | 2017-10-19T21:48:47+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Client Articles, Hero K12|

The Right Conditions for Learning

By Susan R. Steele
10/17/2017 on Edtech Digest

…To help our teachers track and reward positive student behaviors, we began using a program called Hero K12 last year. It’s an online platform that enables us to monitor all forms of student behavior, both good and bad….Read full article here.

By | 2017-10-19T21:21:14+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Client Articles, Hero K12|

Cedar Creek MS seeing results with new focus on positive behavior

By Erin Cargile
09/04/2017 on KXAN

…Cedar Creek Middle School is using a combination of new technology and some big prizes to reward the good instead of focusing on the bad….Read full article here.

By | 2017-09-09T22:42:29+00:00 September 9th, 2017|Client Articles, Hero K12|

Public Schools Actually Embrace Innovation – Five Examples of States, Districts Making Tech Work

By Derek Newton
07/27/17 on Huff Post

…Here are five education innovations being used in classrooms right now in Illinois, Washington, Texas, Louisiana and Alabama – ideas and teaching technologies that are worthy of spreading…Read full article here.

By | 2017-07-31T18:49:07+00:00 July 31st, 2017|Client Articles, Hero K12, Nepris, Turnitin|

High School Improving Discipline By Gamifying Good Behavior

06/30/2017 by Teach Thought
…“We ended up using Hero to manage tardies and cuts as well, but our main use is to reward and encourage those students who are always doing the right things,” Currin says…Read full article here.

By | 2017-06-30T18:55:51+00:00 June 30th, 2017|Client Articles, Hero K12|