We use GoGuardian admin (not the teacher console). Pricey but effective. Teachers aren’t interested in babysitting devices, and focus instead on holding students accountable to our agreement. If/when questions or problems rise above basic classroom management issues, I (or the folks in IT) use GoGuardian admin to gather information and then consult with admin as needed. We also use GoGuardian to monitor for keywords/phrases and generate automatic reports which we review for warning signs or truly inappropriate use. GoGuardian provides some measure of additional filtering on our 1-to-1 devices when they’re taken home, which has been invaluable. Drew On Wed, Nov 7, 2018 at 9:38 AM Erica Zimmer <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > Hello Everyone. > We are looking for a Chromebook monitoring platform. What are you using? > > We have used Omnito in the past and while we liked their set-up it was not > working more often than it was working and it would sometimes take support > weeks to respond to an issue. So out of sheer frustration, we decided to > cancel their service. > > Towards the end of last year, we piloted Netop Vision. While their support > was much more responsive the platform required students to click an > "accept" button everytime the teacher want to monitor their activity. > Teachers complained it wasn't very accurate. There were a lot more > troubleshooting issues. > > We are basically looking for a platform that will allow teachers to see > what Ss are doing in real-time, to be able to freeze their screens, and to > send little chat messages to them. > > Thanks! > -- > Erica Zimmer > Innovation Coach > ELL Teacher > Greater Rutland County Supervisory Union > Twitter @NerdyMaestra <https://twitter.com/NerdyMaestra> > > > > [image: Mailtrack] > <https://mailtrack.io?utm_source=gmail&utm_medium=signature&utm_campaign=signaturevirality5&> Sender > notified by > Mailtrack > <https://mailtrack.io?utm_source=gmail&utm_medium=signature&utm_campaign=signaturevirality5&> 11/07/18, > 9:32:45 AM > > ----------------------------------------------------------------------- > > Search <http://list.uvm.edu/archives/school-it.html> the SCHOOL-IT Archive > > Manage <http://list.uvm.edu/cgi-bin/wa?SUBED1=SCHOOL-IT&A=1> your > Subscription to SCHOOL-IT > -- Drew Blanchard Technology Integration Specialist Google Apps Certified Winooski City Schools 60 Normand St Winooski, VT 05404 vm: (802) 383 - 6073 I apologize for the following long, wordy, and required signature statement CONFIDENTIAL COMMUNICATION. THIS MESSAGE MAY NOT BE FORWARDED. The information contained in this communication, including any attachments, is confidential, constitutes privileged communication, and is intended only for the use of the addressee. This message may not be forwarded without prior consent from the sender. The information in this e-mail is also protected by the rights afforded under Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) and school district policies. Any unauthorized use, forwarding, distribution,disclosure, printing or copying is strictly prohibited and may be unlawful. If you have received this communication in error, please notify us immediately at 802-383-6000 or return e-mail,and delete any copies of this message immediately. Any inadvertent disclosure of this communication shall not compromise the confidential nature of the communication.