Start experiencing Clever Portal 2

By Kirstin Miller on

On February 14, 2019 we announced new powerful features in Clever Portal 2. We’re excited to share that everything is ready for you, your students, teachers, and staff to enjoy! Some features are available for students, teachers, and staff already, and they’ll see others as district administrators enable them in their Clever dashboard. We can’t […]

Introducing Clever Portal 2

By Courtney Minson on

Who knew single sign-on (SSO) would spread so quickly in education? The Clever portal was introduced three years ago to simplify access to digital learning. Today, almost 30% of K-12 students in the US use Clever for a simple and delightful login experience. We’ve been blown away by all of the innovative ways that schools […]

Prepare for the end of the 2017-18 school year

By Courtney Minson on

In order to ensure students and teachers can seamlessly access their online resources in the 2018-19 school year, we encourage you to spend 20 minutes taking the actions below before the end of this school year and into summer. “To do” before the end of the 2017-18 school year (10 minutes)   Schedule your sync […]

How feedback from customers helps us build a better Clever

By Drew Patterson on

At Clever, we have six culture tenets that serve as guideposts and remind us of our core values. One of those culture tenets is “Clever is a group project.” On a day-to-day basis, this idea applies mostly to cross-team collaboration: an engineer jumping into a conversation with a district to help with a particularly technical […]

How Clever’s support team does the extra credit

By Aneri Shah on

Clever’s support team assists customers throughout every phase of Clever: setting up, customizing, and troubleshooting issues to make sure Clever meets the unique needs of every school and app. We’re here to educate users on technical best practices and provide resources to help everyone get the most out of the product. We know that millions […]

On Clever’s 5th birthday, we celebrate you

By Tyler Bosmeny on

When Dan, Rafael, and I founded Clever 5 years ago, we never imagined that one day we’d help students access software before they learned to type.  Or that we’d partner with the White House to give millions of Title I students access to free books. And we definitely never imagined that one day, over half […]

The purchasing process for learning apps is broken—let’s fix it

By Dan Carroll on

While the goal of education technology is to improve the classroom experience, in so many cases, software is purchased without ever being tested in the classroom. Teachers are frustrated as technology is ‘pushed’ onto them. The result: teachers and students don’t use what was bought and the dollars wind up wasted. Today, Clever announced a better way.