A complete solution with content and tools for instruction, lesson planning and progress monitoring. TeachSmart (for pre-K) and CoreFocus® (for K-1) are teacher driven technology solutions that empower teachers to create individual, pairs, small-group and large group learning experiences using the Hatch Interactive Display.
TeachSmart and CoreFocus feature more than 2,400 playful and purposeful activities available in both English and Spanish. These activities are based in the latest early learning research and help children gain the literacy and math skills they need to achieve long-term academic success. TeachSmart and CoreFocus also support fine motor, gross motor and social emotional skill development.
We ensure that your technology is installed professionally and efficiently from the start, and offer extensive training options to help customers make the most of their investment in our technology. We offer a variety of training options; instructor-led online training sessions, on-demand technology training workshops, 24/7 access to in-depth learning management system courses, on-site implementation training (minimum purchase required) and additional professional development days for your organization to purchase.
TeachSmart - 36 months and up.
Core Focus - Kindergarten and 1st Grade
Easy and Intuitive Interface
TeachSmart and CoreFocus include an interactive Teaching Guide that clearly organizes activities by standards or skill categories. Teachers can create schedules for individuals or groups and launch a day's activities from the integrated calendar.
Designed for Educators
Modify activities to meet the specific needs and interests the children in your classroom. Step-by-step instructions guide teachers through the process, allowing them to build activities from easy-to-use templates. Custom activities are saved and searchable.
Teachers and students can save authentic work samples in a digital portfolio that can be revisited for assessments, IEP documentation and parent conferences. Digital portfolios allow teachers to follow a child's progress over time.
Hatch trainers install our technology in the classroom and provide a comprehensive training during the initial setup. After installation, Hatch offers product warranty options, free lifetime access to online courses, instructional videos and live online training webinars to support ongoing professional development.
Technology That Fits Your Classroom
Our TeachSmart software comes pre-loaded on the Hatch Interactive Display and is designed to be easily accessible for young learners. This reliable solution is built to withstand the daily wear and tear of an early childhood classroom environment.
Hatch Whiteboard: a durable 75" interactive whiteboard that is designed to withstand the rigors of an early childhood education classroom.
Screen Size: 62 1/2" wide x 47 1/4" tall x 1 1/2" deep
4:3 aspect ratio and 1024 x 768 resolution
SLW (Surface Light Wave) technology with 10 touch points
Projector: XGA 1024 X 768 resolution
10,000:1 contrast ratio
CPU: Intel® Core i5 7260U with Integrated Video
4GB DDR4 2133 RAM
240 GB SSD
DVD+R/RW Optical Drive
Integrated gigabit and Wi-Fi connections
Wireless keyboard with trackpad
OS: Microsoft Windows 10 Pro
Please Note: A wireless internet connection is required to use this product.
Real Results for Early Learners
A recent research study showed that TeachSmart improves literacy and math outcomes for preschoolers. For more details, click here.