Hypothesis for Education

Hypothesis for Education2020-06-01T21:47:08-07:00

Writing in the margins has always been an essential activity for students. Annotation helps in reading comprehension and in developing critical thinking about course materials. Hypothesis enables students to continue this essential activity with online readings. Digital annotation also offers new affordances, enabling students to respond to text using different media and empowering them to collaborate on understanding and developing ideas about their readings.

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Whether you’re teaching with digital texts, or you’re focused on web literacy or digital citizenship, you and your students can use Hypothesis to annotate course readings collaboratively.

Here are some resources to help you get started with Hypothesis:

For model assignments, product tutorials, teacher testimonials, and much more, visit our Educator Resource Guide. Direct your students to the Student Resource Guide for student-centered materials from tips for best annotation practices to inspirational poetry about marginalia.

Check out what other students are saying about collaborative annotation or see these examples of classroom use of Hypothesis.

Here are some resources to help you get started with Hypothesis:

Also check out the Student Resource Guide for student-centered materials from tips for best annotation practices to inspirational poetry about marginalia.

Start a free pilot: We’ll help you with pedagogy and technology to incorporate collaborative annotation into teaching and learning. To help out as schools move to remote delivery, we’ve waived all fees for educational institutions during 2020.

Visit our knowledge base of articles for your learning management system:

If you need more guidance, you can also search our complete knowledge base or submit a ticket to get help.

Recent

Liquid Margins, the regular show where we gather to talk about collaborative annotation, social learning, and other ways we make knowledge together.

Virtual Workshop: Get resources from Mark Up the Margin at OLC Innovate Fri 12 June 2020

LMS App

Install the Hypothesis LMS App in your LMS and learn more about our pilot program for educational institutions.

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