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Your March Release Roundup

Learn all about some of the exciting new features we've recently introduced, all designed to help you learn more effectively.

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Blended Learning

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Covid-19: What’s our next move?

We asked NTSN Member Lindsay Green about how the past year is influencing her plans for the future.

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The gains of remote learning for students with disabilities

Remote learning has benefitted students with disabilities during the pandemic. Is blended learning key to retaining these benefits as we return to normality?

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Introducing a new approach to support

Lindsay Green from Marymount Manhattan College will be discussing the Covid challenges students and departments are facing and how you can adapt your approach.

Education & Technology

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3 things we’ve learned about note taking support in 2021

Don’t get left behind - 3 learnings to consider in your 2022 planning.

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Could this new funding stream benefit your department?

Amidst the massive influx of news and dramatic upheavals Covid-19 has brought about, the implications of the CARES Act may have gone under many peoples’ radars.

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Note taking support and the ADA

This year, The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) turns 30 years old. Its aim was to eliminate disability discrimination in public life. Discover more.

Glean Team News

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How we’re gifting this Holiday season

It’s a Glean tradition to close the year with a £10,000 award to charity. Here’s how we’re giving in 2021.

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Goodbye Sonocent, hello Glean!

The story behind why we've rebranded to become the new face of inclusive learning technology.

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Glean for Education is now live!

Our new program is ready to future-proof note taking support, improve learning, and help institutions remain compliant

Glean Updates

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Your March Release Roundup

Learn all about some of the exciting new features we've recently introduced, all designed to help you learn more effectively.

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Introducing Audio Clean-Up

We've introduced five new audio filters that will help you eliminate unwanted noise and focus on the important stuff.

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Transcription: Our biggest release yet

Our new transcription feature gives learners greater control over how they access and use information after class.

Improving Accessibility

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Accessibility and Glean: an update

Team Glean’s accessibility champion Ady Stokes gives us a rundown of what’s new in making Glean inclusive for all.

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How we develop Assistive Technology for students with cognitive impairments

Common mental illnesses have more than just an emotional impact. Visit here to learn how to select the best piece of assistive technology for your students.

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How Assistive Technology helps students with ADHD/ADD achieve independence

You can’t pause, slow down, or rewind a lecture if you lose concentration. Learn how this prevents students with ADHD from achieving their academic potential.

Learning & Notetaking

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Study strategies you need in college

Every learner benefits from solid study strategies. We'll break down the ones that'll help you excel at college.

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How to stay focused in college classes

Learn how to tackle distractions, prepare your mind and maintain your focus throughout your time at college.

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What to write in your lecture notes

There are so many firsts at college, and one of them is lectures. Here’s how to get more from them through smart note taking.

Supporting Students

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How to tackle reopening anxiety on campus

As colleges across the US plan to reopen in full this fall, many students are celebrating. But for some, this return to normal is causing anxiety.

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Community Story: How Marymount Manhattan dropped peer notes

We spoke to Lindsay Green, Assistant Director of Disability Services, about how her students have learned to love assistive technology and move away from peer notetakers.

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Community Story: Why Cornell University said goodbye to peer notetakers

We spoke to NTSN member Sarah Bonawitz, accommodation specialist at Cornell University, about the challenges she and her students have faced this past year and her department's priorities returning to on-campus learning.

Tech Blog

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Glean vs. the universe

In which developer Chris Moore persuasively argues that a recent Glean glitch was caused by… the sun?

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Migrating a Flutter app to Null Safety

In this post, Team Glean’s Cameron talks us through the benefits and drawbacks of the ‘null safety’ upgrade to Dart.

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How we discuss engineering improvements at Glean

Team Glean's Gwen talks us through Engineering's regular 'Entmoot' and how it could help your dev team work smarter

Working at Glean

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Employee Spotlight: Sam, Senior Customer Success Manager

Want to learn more about what it's like to work at Glean? We chat with Sam who joined us during lockdown last year as a Customer Success Manager.

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How our website became a case study

Thanks to their work on our website, Matt and Steven were asked to speak at a huge event. So how did it go?

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Employee spotlight: Blair, Product Designer

Blair’s come a long way since he started at Glean. Here he shares his story, and gives applicants his top reasons for working here.