Classroom Management Made Easy

Minimize Internet Distractions

For Teachers

Teachers leverage NetRef to create optimal learning environments.

NetRef enables teachers and administrators to manage students’ Internet activity. Teachers can allow or block web browsing, whitelist certain sites, apps, texting, instant messaging, social media, and games at any time, with just a few clicks. And NetRef is easy for schools to use, whether students’ BYOD (bring their own devices) to class, or schools provision (1:1) tablets, laptops, or a computer lab.

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For Administrators

Schools leverage NetRef to gain insight on Internet usage for budgeting insight and instructional improvement.

IT staff can monitor and reduce spending on apps and programs that aren’t being used. Administrators can share reports with parents to show how NetRef is curbing Internet distractions and promoting learning. Teachers can identify timeframes when students have gone off task.

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Tips for BYOD and 1:1 Classroom Management

Published October 26, 2016 By NetRef

DULLES, Va., October 26, 2016—With near ubiquitous Internet access in schools, teachers must be equipped with the skills and EdTech tools to keep st...

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Guide Your Student's Learning

NetRef provides powerful Classroom Device Management. The software allows teachers to monitor and manage student and classroom Internet and app usage while also providing insightful usage reports that can be analyzed with administrators and parents NetRef is BYOD and 1:1 compatible; working on all student devices including iPads, Chromebooks, laptops, tablets, desktop computers and cell phones.

Simple Integration and Implementation

NetRef is easy to implement. Due to its network based approach, nothing has to be downloaded or installed for student devices. The software provides teachers with an extremely intuitive way to manage the Internet in their class, eliminating the overreliance on IT. NetRef was designed by Teachers to personalize Internet access and provide superior content management. Teachers can easily reduce technology distractions and schools can easily enforce acceptable School Internet Policies.

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What Sets Us Apart

True BYOD and 1:1

Quick install and No device downloads.

User Friendly

Easy, 1-Click controls reduces reliance on IT.

Enhanced Data

School-wide reporting on Internet usage for budgeting insight and instructional improvement.

Available on all platforms!

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Supports iPads, Chromebooks, Tablets, Laptops, Desktops & Cell Phones

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