Insight Web Helper

Insight Web Helper

Helps your teacher maintain a great learning environment.

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What is Insight Web Helper?

Insight Web Helper is an extension that elevates the learning experience by giving instructors the ability to monitor and control classroom activities online. It is part of the Insight student software suite that fully equips teachers with unequaled management features. With a focus on engagement, the extension enables screen-sharing, instant messaging, and an interactive voting system to ensure a highly collaborative environment. It necessitates an Insight Classroom setup to function, providing superior tools to keep students focused on instructional tasks.

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Users: 285,513
Version: (Last updated: 2020-03-06)
Creation date: 2020-03-05
Manifest version: 2
  • tabs
  • activeTab
  • webNavigation
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
  • <all_urls>
Size: 116.74K
Email: Click to see
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood

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This is the Web Helper extension for Insight student software. It enables web monitoring and limiting through the Chrome browser using the insight student software.

The Insight student requires an Insight Classroom environment to function. To learn more about Faronics Insight, visit

Harnessing Technology

Faronics Insight helps instructors harness the power of technology to deliver a better learning experience. Insight puts teachers back in control of the classroom with an easy-to-use Teacher Console. Equipped with superior monitoring and control features, it creates an interactive lesson with more communication and collaboration tools.

On task Instruction

Insight makes it easy for instructors to command control of the classroom sooner and keep students focused on the task at hand.. Thanks to web limiting, Insight eliminates tempting distractions like games and instant messaging. Using the screen-monitoring, instructors can be confidant students are working on the assignment.

Enable Collaboration

Insight creates a more interactive learning environment where instructors can share their screen with the class. It’s even easier to communicate with the ability to broadcast messages and the handy question feature allows even the shyest students to ask questions without raising their hand. Teachers can hold classroom votes and gauge understanding using the built-in testing feature.

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    • Privacy invasion
    • Glitchy
    • No way to turn it off
    • Complete garbage
    • Exploiting student's privacy
    • Breach of privacy
    • Horrible
    • Annoying
    • Kept popping up
    • Not letting me do anything
    • Annoying loop
    • Unwanted installation
    Most mentioned
    • Privacy invasion
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    Risk impact

    Insight Web Helper is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Insight Web Helper if you trust the publisher.

    Risk likelihood

    Insight Web Helper has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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