What is Haiku?Haiku is an collaborative online system that helps to enhance online learning. Teachers and students can benefit from this interactive tool.
Haiku Collaboration Features and Possible Activities include • Wiki Projects • Resource Sharing • Discussions • Journals • Blogs • Google Docs Integration
Other Collaboration Features for Ease Calendars There is a “Quick Add” feature that allows you to add information to the calendar so that your students stay abreast on events and deadlines.
Other Collaboration Features for Ease Drag and DropHaiku allows the user to click drag and drop information and pages to make organizing classes easier.
Other Collaboration Features for EaseHaiku makes website creation simple. Adding a content block is as simple as clicking the words “add a page”.
Other Collaboration Features for Ease Student Information System Integration Haiku can easily be integrated with many student information systems including:
Other Collaboration Features for Ease ePortfoliosTeachers and students can create and preserve student performance tasks, assessment and achievements within the learning system.
Tech Support• There is a student orientation site that allows students to become familiar with Haiku.• Questions can be asked and answered at Helpdesk and Knowledgebase.• Screencasts are available for most features.• Sample classes are setup to demonstrate the many uses and features of Haiku.• Other users can collaborate and offer support to members through the “Haiku User Group” (HUG)
Visual Appeal• The visual outlook of Haiku depends on the owner and the users.• Colors and graphics can be chosen and uploaded.• It can be formal and sophisticated or juvenile and fun.• Haiku appearance can be customize to meet your needs.