The Frog Blog

Recent events have caused schools around the world to find changes in the way they work.


For many Frog schools, moving to a virtual school model of operation is nothing new. Frog works with schools around the world and our community has encountered closure through everything from natural disasters, to severe weather patterns and even social upheaval.

Business continuity planning means not just finding new ways to facilitate learning but finding ways to keep the whole school running. Here we are sharing some of the ways in which schools use Frog to carry on with business when the world closes down...

 

Text-Subscribe


Get the latest posts sent straight to your inbox...


Follow our schools

Most popular posts
Finton House School - RWL - Virtually Finton
May 22, 2020, 7:15 AM

Discover how Finton House School are using Frog to create a virtual school environment for their staff, students and parents with a specific focus on ePortfolios.

Captured by Katie Cousins, the video below shows the school's ePortfolio system that allows for teacher feedback, student responses, demonstrates the breadth of work and also progression over time!

 

About the school

Finton House School is an independent primary school located in Wandsworth, London. The school has been part of the Frog family for a number of years. They are a progressive school who identify the right product and then properly implement it to gain the maximum benefit. 

Case Study: ISI say's we're excellent!

 


Watch video on Youtube.

North Lakes School - RWL Series - Interacting with Pupils
May 21, 2020, 7:15 AM

Discover how North Lakes School are using Frog to engage and interact with students during the current Coronavirus lock-down!

Captured by Martyn Soulsby, this is the second video - in a two-part series - showing us how the school are helping their children to learn from home. 

 

 

About the school

North Lakes School is a 7-11 school based in Penrith, Cumbria. The school has built up a close relationship with Frog. Through this partnership, the school have utilised their Frog platform to reach out and engage the wider community.

The Froggies Community Engagement



How the school have been using Frog to:

Interact with students

Watch a video created by Martyn Soulsby...

 


Watch video on Youtube.

North Lakes School - RWL Series - Engaging Pupils
May 20, 2020, 7:15 AM

Discover how North Lakes School are using Frog to engage and interact with students during the current Coronavirus lock-down!

Captured by Martyn Soulsby, this is the first video - in a two-part series - showing us how the school are helping their children to learn from home. 

If you’re a Frog school, it would be great to get similar videos from you to share with other schools.

Some are leading the way during these challenging times, but in truth, most are catching up. Let’s aim to get everyone on the front foot as quickly as we can.

As ever, if there’s anything you need from us at Frog to help you get the best during these times, you know where we are.



Capturing your clips
If you haven't done this before, one bit of software we've found useful is Flashback Recorder. You can send your clips to us in any way you choose - WeTransfer, GoogleDrive or simply upload to your Frog platform.


About the school

North Lakes School is a 7-11 school based in Penrith, Cumbria. The school has built up a close relationship with Frog. Through this partnership, the school have utilised their Frog platform to reach out and engage the wider community.

The Froggies Community Engagement



How the school have been using Frog to:

Engage with students

Watch a video created by Martyn Soulsby...

 


Watch video on Youtube.

The Winston Churchill School - RWL Series
May 18, 2020, 11:15 AM

Discover how The Winston Churchill School are using Frog to teach multiple subjects during the current Coronavirus lock-down!

This is a series of nine videos that teachers have taken of themselves showing us how they are helping their children to learn from home. 

If you’re a Frog school, it would be great to get similar videos from you to share with other schools.

Some are leading the way during these challenging times, but in truth, most are catching up. Let’s aim to get everyone on the front foot as quickly as we can.

As ever, if there’s anything you need from us at Frog to help you get the best during these times, you know where we are.



Capturing your clips
If you haven't done this before, one bit of software we've found useful is Flashback Recorder. You can send your clips to us in any way you choose - WeTransfer, GoogleDrive or simply upload to your Frog platform.


About the school

The Winston Churchill School is a secondary comprehensive school based in Surrey, has a long-established relationship with Frog. Through this close partnership, many positive changes have emerged with all stakeholders much more engaged in teaching and learning.



How the different departments at the school have been using Frog:


Science

Watch a video showing how M North is using Frog to teach students Science.

 


Watch video on Youtube.

 

Music

Watch a video showing how C Drake is using Frog to teach students Music.

 


Watch video on Youtube.

 

Maths

Watch a video showing how J Ray is using Frog to teach students Maths.

 

 

Watch video on Youtube.

 

Physical Education

Watch a video showing how A Daniels is using Frog to teach students Physical Education.

 

 

Watch video on Youtube.

 

English

Watch a video showing how G Collins is using Frog to teach students English.

 

 

Watch video on Youtube.

 

Computer Science

Watch a video showing how D Falleiro is using Frog to teach students Computer Science.

 

 

Watch Computer Science video on Youtube.

 

Geography

Watch a video showing how S Harris is using Frog to teach students Geography.

 

 

Watch Geography video on Youtube.

 

Film Studies

Watch a video showing how N Parsons is using Frog to teach students Film Studies.

 

 

Watch Film Studies video on Youtube.

 

Design Technology

Watch a video showing how A Lighton is using Frog to teach students Design Technology.

 

 

Watch Design Technology video on Youtube.

  • ← Previous
  • 1
  • Next →
How you can get involved…

Frog schools are doing amazing things already, which is why we will be asking you to help us help the schools that need it. If you’ve got something useful to pass on then please send it to us so that we can include it on here for others.


Learn more
 

Featured Tweet
View more tweets

Subscribe to The Frog Blog