In Focus technology support is included with the purchase of the curriculum. A 45-minute technical onboarding training is provided to all teachers upon purchase of the curriculum.
The “Help Center” provides video tutorials and PDF instructional guides to refresh technical aspects of the curriculum.
The In Focus curriculum is a digital-based platform. Teacher information required to roster each teacher and give them access to the curriculum includes first name, last name, email, and grade level. Teachers need the ability to access the following domain names with internet access:
There are no needed APIs. Teachers will need access to Google Slides. Strategies and activities provided in the lessons are compatible with Google Classroom, Canvas, and other learning management systems.
There are several YouTube videos used throughout the curriculum. In Focus will provide a list of videos that need to be whitelisted for teacher access.
In Focus provides student single sign-on upon request. Students will need the ability to access the following domains using a technical device such as a Chromebook or iPad:
Schools are responsible to enforce school privacy policies. Students will create their own personal password for the Reflection APP. Student responses to the Reflection APP are limited to the classroom teacher, administrator, or service provider working directly with the student. In Focus does not sell or rent any personal information, including that of students and teachers. We do not advertise to students and there is no advertising on the In Focus platform. Every user has full ownership of their data and the right to delete this data. Students under the age of 13 must obtain parental or guardian consent before they can register for an account with email. We are signatories of the Student Privacy Pledge. We comply with COPPA, FERPA, and GDPR, along with many other privacy and security guidelines. We will notify you if we make any changes to the way we handle your data.
The In Focus K-12 well-being curriculum is a technology based platform that is supported by word press plugins and functionality. Purchasing the curriculum gives districts and schools full access to our 30 lesson plans complete with learning objectives, lesson content, lesson activities, read-alouds, graphic organizers, strategies, and parent connections.