Notice Your Learners
Tell Powerful Stories of Learning

Do believe it’s important to notice dispositions and values?

Are you an intentional documenter of learning?

Have you felt the power of learning stories?

SMATA is made for you.

Observe more
Attune to what moves learners. Keep note of it. Have your actions informed by its insights.

Grow engagement
Write learning stories and help learners see themselves as capable learners.

Reflect more
Sit with learners and reflect together over meaningful evidence.

Understand the learner
Take a strengths-based approach. See the potential in all learners.

Build meaningful relationships
Celebrate with learners. Share meaningful stories of growth that motivate.

Uncover what matters
Interpret, unpack and respond to learning. Help learners see their power.

Using SMATA is easy.

What’s hard is the pedagogical shift it enables.

If you’re ready to do the work, let’s talk.


Connect over evidence of engagement


Tune in to learners

Pay attention and notice what drives learners. Capture photos, video and audio as evidence.


Get meaningful data

Harness your teacher superpower: use a strengths-based approach to link the evidence to the curriculum.


See the small clues

Drill into the data to see what matters, and the opportunities for learning enrichment as a result.


Grow learning relationships

Reflect in partnership with colleagues and learners. Easily create and share learning stories.

Plan for responsive teacher action.

Supports a growth focused, learner centred pedagogy

Review observation data to inform responsive teacher actions

View either whole class or individual student graphs

Curriculum linked learning is recorded for the class and each student.

Generated spotlight questions highlight interesting learning trends

The SMATA Effect

On Teachers

Teachers who use SMATA become more





On Learners

Learners whose teachers use SMATA feel





How it works

1. Add students

2. Capture an observation

3. Observation is graphed

4. Review student data