Crick Software blog

Bridget Philpott

We love that our Clicker success stories highlight how the software can transform learning for entire cohorts of students. Often educators are trying to find a solution for a particular group of students who are struggling with writing, but when Clicker is introduced, they realize the benefits it offers to all learners.


Creating customized word banks

February 15, 2024
by Siân Rice

Recently, we spoke with a school who have successfully used Clicker to transform a student’s negative relationship with writing and improved their outlook and pride in their written work.

Joanne Gibbins

Time for Science

February 13, 2024
by Jo Gibbins

We usually think of “time” as a mathematical concept, but it is interesting to get your students to consider the important role it plays in many scientific topics as well


Clicker and Student Voice

February 7, 2024
by Katy Preston

Within a school setting, there are several ways to gather students’ views, feelings, and wishes.

Phil Hackett

Find out answers to the 3 most-asked Clicker support questions.

Gemma Dean

Spring Clicker training webinars

January 16, 2024
by Gemma Dean

This semester’s training webinars are now open for registrations!

Bridget Philpott

Upcoming webinars – don’t miss out!

January 10, 2024
by Bridget Griffiths

This quarter we have two exciting Clicker webinars for you!

Flying high with Clicker
Tania Johnston

Flying high with Clicker

December 6, 2023
by Tania Johnston

Did you know that it was 120 years ago that Orville and Wilbur Wright made their first flight? On LearningGrids, we have Clicker resources to help your students learn the science behind flying and to commemorate Wright Brothers Day on December 17th.

Turn a Clicker Board into a Word Bank

Recently, we spoke with a teacher who said that one of their favourite features of Clicker is that you can quickly turn a Clicker Board into a Word Bank!

Bridget Philpott

St. Catherine’s Academy – Clicker success story

November 15, 2023
by Bridget Griffiths

As 2023 draws to a close, it’s the perfect opportunity to reflect on some of the Clicker successes we’ve celebrated this year. One of which came from Rebecca Hammonds, writing coordinator and 4th grade teacher at St. Catherine’s Academy in the UK.


How can Clicker help some of our youngest writers to accurately portray their understanding in the core subjects?

Siobhan Butel

Before the end of the academic year, we spoke with Helen Pearce and Gabrielle Deed from the Learning Pathways Academy Trust in the UK to hear how Clicker has impacted their teaching and learning.

Tania Johnston

A Clicker Halloween

October 24, 2023
by Tania Johnston

What will you be doing this Halloween – carving pumpkins, making costumes, trick-or-treating? Be sure to add reading and writing with Clicker to that list!

James Stryjek

The team has been hard at work updating our software and apps and I’m pleased to announce that we have just released new versions of Clicker, Clicker Writer, and Clicker Books.


We’re excited to share that our new training resources - tutorials on saving, sharing, and printing Clicker files – are now live on our website!