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HOURGLASS

EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS

Solutions that empower effective educators

WE EMPOWER

LEADERS

Rooted in modern instructional design, Hourglass custom software solutions are currently used to empower K-20 school leaders to actively plan instructional improvement goals with their teachers, while providing the tools necessary to easily monitor and adjust those goals through data-driven decision making. Hourglass custom software solutions are designed by school leaders for school leaders.

TEACHERS

Hourglass custom software solutions are currently used to empower K-20 teachers by providing them with the real-time evaluation data they need to develop and hone their instructional skills. Hourglass custom software solutions are also used by teachers to engage in meaningful online professional development opportunities that are targeted for each teacher’s specific needs.

LEARNERS

Rooted in modern instructional design, Hourglass custom software solutions are currently used by K-20 teachers to gain powerful insights into the performance of their students. Hourglass custom software solutions provide teachers the opportunity to take deep dives into student growth results, all the way down to the individual student level. In turn, students are the direct beneficiaries of improved and informed classroom instruction and placement.

HOW WE CAN HELP

SOFTWARE

Existing Hourglass web-based software solutions can be customized and configured to meet the unique needs of clients looking to harness the power of robust decision support systems for K-20 education. Every Hourglass web application is hosted in a secure Microsoft Azure Cloud environment that can be integrated with a client’s existing data systems.

CUSTOM DEVELOPMENT

Are you looking to build something brand new? Our specialized team of EdTech experts can take you from conceptual ideation to the delivery of tangible web-based software products. We specialize in building comprehensive web solutions for performance-based evaluation, human capital management, data collection and reporting, professional development, and data-driven decision making.

CONSULTING

Technology in schools is often ubiquitous, but, unfortunately, too much technology goes unused. The implementation of new technology in schools can also be overly costly, difficult, and even ineffective. Our expert consulting services can help you strategically plan for the future, tackle the implementation of new technology with confidence, and trust that someone is there to help you every step of the way.

WHO WE ARE


Hourglass is a leader in education technology and solutions for K-Adult and higher education. We design and develop software and web applications to help your organization and its stakeholders save time, collect better and more robust data, and make informed data-driven decisions. We are a small business with a proven, client-focused, and flexible approach to our work. We partner closely with our clients because our client’s success is our success.

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DID YOU KNOW?

A typical K-12 school year consists of…

HOURS
MINUTES
SECONDS

MAKE EVERY SECOND COUNT WITH SOLUTIONS BY HOURGLASS

WE WORK WITH

PK-12 EDUCATION AGENCIES

We work with PK-12 public school districts, charter schools, county education agencies, and state education agencies.

HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS

We work with colleges and universities on customized high-touch projects such as coaching support for graduate and professional students, research studies, and implementations of evidence-based interventions.

THOUGHT LEADERS

We partner with thought leaders in education and across all other industries to bring new solutions, ideas, workflows, processes, and content to life exactly the way they imagined things could be.

RESEARCH ORGANIZATIONS & ASSESSMENT PROVIDERS

We work with research organizations conducting quantitative and qualitative research, along with assessment providers that calculate student growth measures used for measuring educator effectiveness.

STUDENT INFORMATION SYSTEM PROVIDERS

We partner with SIS providers to make it easier for our customers to access real-time data for analysis. We partner with providers that utilize the Ed-Fi Data Standard.

“The first step in teaching students to innovate is making sure that educators have opportunities to be innovators themselves.”
– Suzie Boss, Bringing Innovation to School:
Empowering Students to Thrive in a Changing World

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