Learnics Insights Link (Learnicsᴵᴸ) is a free use, browser based tool which leverages the power of Google Chrome to assist your learners in getting the most out of their research time and effort. Learnicsᴵᴸ also offers teachers an opportunity to learn more about what students are doing as they complete project based learning activities, from both time management and data management perspectives. Learnicsᴵᴸ makes the process as important and the product!
Learnicsᴵᴸ is best suited for learners 10 and up. Batteries not included*
Your groups of students are organized by courses. The groups can be organized by class, period, grade level, interests, and clubs. To create a new course use the following steps:
Within your courses you can create assignments for your students which Learnics.co can track through Learnicsᴵᴸ. To create a new assignment:
After the assignment is created you can then navigate to it by clicking on the name. The students can then use the access code provided to link their research to the assignment.
Once student data is collected, the data and analytics will be available on the https://learnics.co dashboard, under the specific assignment.
In order for a students research to link to a teacher’s assignment, the Learnicsᴵᴸ Chrome browser extension must be downloaded first. Students should be logged into their SCHOOL Google account in the Chrome browser.
In order to use Learnicsᴵᴸ, students will need to install a Chrome extension from the Chrome Web Store. However, some school districts do not give students the permissions necessary to download Chrome extensions. If this is the case at your district, please follow your protocol for installing the Learnicsᴵᴸ Chrome extension on their devices.
Many districts are able to do this without a problem, however, some districts may filter certain sites that are necessary to allow the extension to work. To use Learnicsᴵᴸ in your school, you will need to whitelist access the following sites: