We were really overwhelmed by the positive reaction we had to last weeks’ webinars. We had over 1000 people register! Since not everyone was able to make it, we have opened a new session for this week on Thursday June 25th, 2020 at 10 am Central time. If you want to register, please click below.… Continue reading New 2020 Preview Webinar Available
Do you want a sneak peek at what Bloomz is working on for the new school year? Do you want to be ready for the ‘new normal’ when we come back from Summer break? Then keep reading! Our engineers are working really hard to deliver on a set of new features that will help teachers… Continue reading Coming Soon to Bloomz: Assignments & More!
The app continues to deliver on its promise to provide a single, comprehensive solution for school-home communication (Seattle, Wash.) June 11, 2020 — Today, the award-winning family communication and engagement app Bloomz announced the addition of Robocalling, a new feature allowing administrators to share audio recordings and text-to-speech messages with parents and students at the… Continue reading Bloomz Introduces Robocalling, Allowing Schools to Deliver Audio Messages to Parents
Our engineering team is on a roll… it’s only been a few days since we told you about the many updates we’ve done to the app in the past three months and this week our team has just released our biggest app update yet. We are excited to announce that in this new release we… Continue reading New Release, New Features – Try Them Now!
As schools are wrapping up the 19-20 school year, many principals and administrators are already looking at the upcoming 20-21 cycle and trying to prepare for it. Even with all the uncertainty around back-to-school in this COVID-19 situation, schools administrators are already planning, particularly as it relates to budgets and spend. Fortunately, thanks to Congress… Continue reading CARES Act and Other Ways your School can Pay for Bloomz Premium
Some things are worth the wait, and this is one of them. For some time, users have asked about a way to take old classes off their feed to close the yearly cycle. Well, the wait is over. Last month we launched Class Archive, a new feature for Premium users so teachers can “close” a… Continue reading New! Class Archive and More
These are unprecedented times for all and, here at Bloomz, we hope everyone is staying healthy and following social distancing rules to keep it that way. For those who are affected or have a loved one who’s being affected by the COVID-19 virus or it’s impact in our daily lives, our thoughts are with you… Continue reading Growth Update from Bloomz
In my most recent virtual staff meeting my principal proposed a ship metaphor to our crew. On a ship there can be rough waters. A captain has to take control of the wheel and ride out the storm all while managing competing and new elements. If our experience as educators could be related to staying… Continue reading Using Bloomz with Zoom & Other Tools
These days things are changing rapidly and significantly. With school closures happening everywhere (and, in most cases indefinitely), educators are trying to adapt to these changes and learn how to adapt their instruction methods while supporting the families at home. Since Bloomz’ announcement that we would provide free access to our Premium platform to all… Continue reading Tips for Day-to-Day Engagement in Remote Learning
With so many cities in the world in quarantine, many schools have had to find ways to stay in contact with students, continue with their instruction and keep parents informed and even helping students at home. Remote learning is becoming the norm these days and, as students, parents and teachers adapt to this new normal,… Continue reading Using Student Portfolios to Help with Remote Learning