Category: Storypark

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Tips for starting your teaching year organised

Do you ever feel at the end of your teaching year, that your entire life is in complete and utter chaos? Are you a new teacher who is wondering “how on earth do I stay organised amongst all of the...

/ January 6, 2020

Only About Children

Only About Children (OAC) is a fitting name for the network of early learning services which uses a holistic approach that gives children the platform they need to thrive.  Operating more than 73 early years learning, and kindergarten/preschool campuses throughout...

/ December 19, 2019

End of Year Tips

End of Year Teacher Tips Updated:  20th December 2019 Wow, it’s December already, congratulations on all of your hard work this year!  We really hope you and your families are enjoying using Storypark at your service. To continue to make...

/ December 4, 2019

Nurturing Authentic Connections at Journey Early Learning

We recently caught up with Journey Early Learning Quality and Compliance Manager, Mel Comerford from Astute Early Years Specialists to discuss Journey’s switch to using Storypark. With twelve learning services under the Journey Early Learning umbrella, Storypark is now the...

/ October 9, 2019

How to choose the right digital documentation platform for your early learning service

How to choose the right digital documentation platform for your early learning service “D” is for diligence. Early childhood educators are required to provide rich, meaningful information about learning and development to families, to the community and to each other,...

/ October 8, 2019

Will implementing a digital documentation solution result in more parent engagement?

A new research study completed by Dr. M.E. Picher on the use of a digital documentation technology (called Storypark) in Ontario’s kindergarten program shows that this technology had a positive impact on parents’ engagement in their children’s learning. The study,...

/ September 11, 2019

Are you considering a digital documentation solution but worried it will be too much extra work? See the research that proves otherwise.

Findings from a new research study on the use of a digital documentation technology (called Storypark) in full-day kindergarten showed that, overall, workload did not increase for the educators who participated in the study. The research, which was done by...

/ September 10, 2019

Supporting te reo Māori

Storypark for Families app learned its first words in te reo Māori Storypark has taken further steps towards providing more support for te reo Māori.  Te Wiki o te Reo Māori (Māori Language Week) is 9–15 September this year, and...

/ September 10, 2019

How does digital documentation help children directly?

It’s commonly understood that digital documentation can help educators and parents, but how does it help children directly?  A new research study by Dr. M.E. Picher on the use of a pedagogical documentation technology (called Storypark) showed that the online...

/ August 27, 2019

Does digital documentation replace face-to-face conversations between parents and educators?

Does digital documentation replace face-to-face conversations between parents and educators?  The answer may surprise you! New research completed out of the University of Toronto on the use of a digital documentation technology (called Storypark) has dispelled the common misconception that...

/ August 16, 2019