Saimaan Mediakeskus enters into license agreement with TAZ

Saimaan Mediakeskus, an educational unit of the city of Lappeenranta, located in South­Eastern Finland, starts to use ActionTrack­platform as a part of their Taped project. The purpose of the project is to explore and boost the use of tables in education. ”We chose ActionTrack after testing other similar platforms. ActionTrack's comprehensive features enable us to [...]

Valteri network takes ActionTrack into use

Our latest licensee, Valteri, is a national network of learning and school attendance support services operating under the Finnish National Board of Education. The network supports the implementation of inclusive education by offering a comprehensive range of services in the fields of general, intensified and special support. Oppiminen on hauskaa! "Valteri on valtakunnallinen oppimisen ja kasvun tuen verkosto, joka perusopetuksen ohella [...]

Pro gradu thesis on ActionTrack

Two class teacher students from University of Turku, Department of Teacher Education Turku University, Sini Nevalainen and Elisa Suomi, have just started their pro gradu thesis research on ActionTrack. The research will focus on integrating physical activities with teaching and mobile learning, the emphasis being on the use of ActionTrack at Finnish schools. ActionTrack-aiheinen pro [...]

Helsinki Schools vote for ActionTrack

TAZ and city of Helsinki signed yesterday an agreement which allows 23 additional primary schools in Helsinki area to use TAZ ActionTrack platform in education. On Monday and Tuesday this week, Tommi Haakana (TAZ) gave ActionTrack training for teachers representing e.g. Ylämalmi, Mustakivi, Vuosaari, Kallahti, Aurinkolahti, Tehtaanpuisto, Hietakumpu and Myllypuro schools. ”I was really happy [...]

Irasshaimase Japan!

TAZ is proud to announce that Japan is the latest country where TAZ technologies have been taken into use. Work Happiness, a corporation established in 2002, has a long and successful history in delivering corporate training and events. Work Happiness has its headquarters in Tokyo and a branch office in Osaka. Last week Work Happiness joined [...]

New version of ActionTrack released

We have just released a new version of ActionTrack, which includes several new features to help our licensees to create richer experiences for their customers. Examples include loyalty programs, series of linked activities, and multimedia challenges. One of the biggest features is the possibility to earn virtual objects (such as keys) by visiting checkpoints and completing [...]

ActionTrack celebrates in Turku

TAZ partner, the Faculty of Education at the University of Turku, had the 40th Anniversary Celebrations in Turku last Friday. ActionTrack was a part of the celebrations as a tool to get familiar with the functions of the Faculty. TAZ congratulates the Faculty of Education!

ActionTrack in Finlandia Trophy

Finnish Figure Skating Association (FFSA) is using TAZ ActionTrack platform for the first time in the international Finlandia Trophy figure skating competition this weekend. With ActionTrack FFSA offers a fun competition at the venue as well as event and figure skating information for the spectators. Link to the event website: You find ActionTrack info [...]

TAZ and the city of Pieksämäki into co-operation – Pieksämäen kaupunki mukana ActionTrackissa

TAZ signed the first city level agreement ever with the city of Pieksämäki, located in Central Finland. Pieksämäki is planning to use ActionTrack for education, but also to offer sports services for their citizens and visitors. Alkusyksystä allekirjoitettiin myös TAZn historiassa ensimmäinen koko kaupungin sivistystoimen ja liikuntatoimen kattava lisenssopimus Pieksämäen kaupungin kanssa. TAZ kiittääkin luottamuksesta [...]

XAMK goes ActionTrack – Nyt koulutuspuolelta ActionTrackiin Kaakkois-Suomen Ammattikorkeakoulu

South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences (XAMK) has joined TAZ family. XAMK is a network of universities in Eastern Finland. They are going to use ActionTrack for example for introducing the campus to new students, as part of the study modules and marketing of the school. Kaakkois-Suomen Ammattikorkeakoulun tapahtumatuottaja Olli Järvenkylä kertoo, että he [...]