Trainer of Trainers Resources

  1. Swivl Training Recording: Henderson ISD

  2. Swivl Training Slide Deck

  3. Swivl PD Survey

  4. Swivl Live Streaming Tutorials - Easy to follow video walkthroughs.

  5. Training Webinar Registration - Offered 3x a day on Tuesday and Thursday (Bring your questions!) These are completely free as well!

  6. Printable Step by Step Audio Guide - (Teachers can print this out if they like to keep by.)

  7. Swivl Audio Options from Zendesk Helpdesk - (I showed you this today during the meeting.)

  8. Swivl Toolkit - This is our comprehensive guide for inventory management, IT logistics, troubleshooting, and quick setup of our tools.

  9. Skilled.Space - Go Interstellar and matches you with a peer who’s qualified to coach you through your toughest classroom challenges. Signup and use it for free today!

  10. Synth - Easily create podcasts for student interaction. Signup for free today!

  11. Swivl on Twitter - Join us in creating a culture of collaboration in education. Share your triumphs and struggles with educators from around the world.

3-Part solution


  • Instructional Videos

  • Mini-lessons

  • Video newsletters

  • Reflection on Instruction

Let's Swivl!

or you may hear it called Swivl Cloud

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2. Select "Sign in with Google".

Unboxing Swivl


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Charge the base and the markers (microphones) the night before you plan to use the Swivl.


Floor Stand (Tripod)

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Change the Shim

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If the device will not fit into the slot, then change the shim to a bigger or smaller size.

Change device shim.MOV

Connecting a Device

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Connecting Device.MOV

Using the Swivl

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Press and hold the "on" button until you see the green light above the "on" button turn on. There will be a red light below the "on" button that will blink while it is paring the marker to the Swivl. Then a notification will appear on the screen the the red blinking light will turn green once it is paired. It is ready to go!

Using the Swivl.MOV

Swivl App

App Settings

  • "Auto-upload" will automatically load video to Swivl Cloud.

  • "Storage saver" will remove the video from the device after uploading and saving the video to Swivl Cloud.

  • Screencast is for pro users. Turn off so it doesn’t show on screen.

  • Multi-camera allows others to join using a code and it will show their camera next to your camera view in the final video.

  • Countdown timer is a preference, it will show a timer on the screen once it is set.

Change Color of Marker

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Swivl Marker Color.mp4

Tips and Features

Lanyard Clip


Lanyard on Marker

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Swivl with a Presentation

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Swivl with Slides.mp4


Handy tutorial to cure some common issues if you aren't sure if...

  • your video is recording properly

  • your video has uploaded successfully to Swivl cloud

  • your markers are recording audio

  • and more!

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