Summer Learning Series-Collaborative Classroom With Edmodo

The Web20Classroom

First up, Edmodo. So you might be asking yourself, what is Edmodo ? Edmodo is a social network designed for education. Here is where the beauty of Edmodo comes in. The only way that students can connect to Edmodo is through the group code you give.

Resources for Using Edmodo in the Classroom

Educational Technology Guy

Edmodo is a learning management system. Edmodo is a great resource for teachers, students, and parents, allowing communication, collaboration and sharing. As a teacher, Edmodo can help you : Provide your students with an enriching writing environment where they can compose, collaborate and share their writing projects with peers, teachers and family. Encourage real-time discussion and extend learning beyond the classroom through using Edmodo as a backchannel. edmodo

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Edmodo launches a new Resources page for Educators

Educational Technology Guy

Edmodo has just redesigned their Edmodo Discover section. The resources cover all different subjects and grade levels and have been rated and reviewed by other Edmodo using teachers. edmodo

Why You Should Give Edmodo A Try

The Web20Classroom

We partnered with Edmodo to create the NCTIES community. So you might be asking yourself, what is Edmodo ? Edmodo is a social network designed for education. Here is where the beauty of Edmodo comes in. The only way that students can connect to Edmodo is through the group code you give. So whether you are an iOS user or an Android user you can download the Edmodo app so you are always connected. My favorite part of Edmodo are the parent codes.

Edmodo releases Parent Apps to help Parents help their children

Educational Technology Guy

Edmodo is a free learning management system that is very popular and easy to use. Edmodo is a great resource for teachers, students, and parents, allowing communication, collaboration and sharing. Edmodo recently released the Edmodo for Parents app for iOS and Android to allow parents to receive your important announcements and stay on top of classroom due dates. Related: Resources for Using Edmodo in the Classroom --. Android edmodo parent resources

Edmodo - first year using it with my students - so far, AWESOME!

Educational Technology Guy

So, this year I decided to use Edmodo with my classes. Edmodo is a free, learning management system that is full featured and easy to use. I am currently setting up parent access to Edmodo. Edmodo even has sample welcome/invite letters and how-to info for parents.

Edmodo: My LMS of Choice

Rebecca Davies

Edmodo, Schoology, Moodle, Canvas, Blackboard, Docebo…and that is just a handful! Here is why I will continue recommending Edmodo to teachers and schools: 1. This allows Edmodo to be a whole school solution, no matter whether it is a primary, secondary, or P-12 setting.

Edmodo and Common Sense Media release free Digital Citizenship resource for Educators

Educational Technology Guy

Edmodo, a great educational app , and Common Sense Media have created a Digital Citizenship Starter Kit that teachers can download to use with their students. You can also join the Digital Citizenship Community on Edmodo. digital citizenship digital literacy edmodo free resources

Edmodo’s new content marketplace for educators

eSchool News

K-12 global education network Edmodo has launched Edmodo Spotlight, a content marketplace for educators. Designed to empower teachers, Edmodo Spotlight enables the collection, sharing, and discovery of educational resources to improve student learning.

Edmodo’s Tracking of Students and Teachers Revives Skepticism Surrounding ‘Free’ Edtech Tools

Edsurge

Edmodo’s investigation into. Edmodo , an education technology company founded 2008 as a K-12 social network, allows educators to communicate with students and parents through their digital platform. I want people to be clear about what they are doing,” says Bill Fitzgerald, the blogger who broke the news about Edmodo’s hidden tracking systems, in an interview with EdSurge. According to Fitzgerald, Edmodo is not alone in its veiled consumer tracking practices.

Edmodo & ThingLink: Extend the Walls of Your Classroom

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

Edmodo is a free and secure social learning platform for teachers and students to collaborate and connect in the 24/7 classroom. The design and functionality of Edmodo is similar to Facebook, but the focus is on teaching and learning within a protected environment.

Online Mentoring via Edmodo & Google

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Using Edmodo for the virtual classroom space, teachers and students connected from 1,972 miles away. Joz connected with students on Edmodo and worked with them on collaborative Google Docs. Joz and I communicated via Edmodo, Gmail and Google Hangouts.

In the Teacher's Lounge: Using Edmodo to Teach Digital Literacy

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

I had the pleasure on Tuesday last week to give a webinar on how I use Edmodo to teach my students digital literacy skills and help prepare them for digital assessments. collaboration common core digital citizenship edmodo My students piloted the PARCC last Spring and it became clear that knowing how to effectively navigate through a website will impact student scores on the Common Core assessment.

Hey Edmodo Users, Are Your Groups Secure?

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

I''m an avid Edmodo with Edmodo serving as the hub of my virtual classroom, but I learned a valuable lesson two weeks ago concerning the security of my groups and the trustworthiness of my students. digital citizenship edmodo security students

Facebook, Edmodo, & Schoology. Oh my! Choosing a social network platform for learning

The Innovative Educator

Below is a comparison of three platforms, Facebook, Schoology, and Edmodo. The competition: Facebook vs Edmodo or Schoology I want more ».

Link to Posts in Edmodo

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Every post in Edmodo has an unique URL. Grabbing the link to a post in Edmodo is a simple process as shown in the video below. digital citizenship edmodo participation writingWhy would you want to grab a link to a post?

A Step by Step Guide to Help You Create An Edmodo Group for Your Class

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

edmodoMay 24, 2016 Building a virtual space for your class can immensely boost the teaching you do in class and enhance students learning. Over the last few months we have reviewed several interesting.read more.

Edmodo Envoys program connects local communities of educators through TeachUps

eSchool News

Education network Edmodo has launched its latest professional development program for teachers, Edmodo Envoys. Edmodo Envoys participate by hosting a TeachUp in their local area, with support and promotion from Edmodo. Tapping into Edmodo’s vast network of 67 million users, Edmodo Envoys can meet and exchange ideas with educators in their communities whom they might not otherwise have met. I can Edmodo that.”.

Some ideas for Course Management Systems and Apps

Educational Technology Guy

Edmodo - Edmodo is a tool that many teachers already use and more are discovering every day. Edmodo is a free social learning network for teachers, students and schools, providing a way to connect and collaborate, share content, access homework and grades, and much more. blogger classroom edmodo google applications google classroom Google for Educators google sites schoology

Edmodo will host fifth annual EdmodoCon

eSchool News

This year, Edmodo welcomes Michael Horn, co-founder and executive director of education at the Clayton Christensen Institute, as the closing keynote, during which he’ll discuss how educators can design blended learning environments and harness its benefits—personalization, access, and equity at scale—to unleash student achievement. On August 4, online conference will bring together educators from around the world.

EdmodoCon 2012 - free online educational conference Aug 8th

Educational Technology Guy

Throughout the day, teachers will share ways they are using Edmodo and other digital tools in the classroom. Edmodo is a great resource for teachers and students, providing a secure social learning network for classes. Related: 22 Great Tips on using Edmodo in the classroom 5 Great course management resources for educators Which Social Network should you use? Some more great Android Apps for Education (including Edmodo app).

Edmodocon is Aug 7th - free online conference on using Digital Tools in the Classroom

Educational Technology Guy

It is hosted by Edmodo , a free online classroom management system. Edmodo features a social media section, class files, bulletin boards, and much more. Related: Edmodo - first year using it with my students - so far, AWESOME!

Noodle releases list of 32 best free apps for Education

Educational Technology Guy

The list covers some apps that I''ve reviewed before, such as Edmodo , Prezi , Desmos , and Knowledge Graph , but also has some I''ve never covered. edmodo free resources Prezi Web Applications

Understanding The Top Learning Management Systems

Edudemic

Articles How To Updates classroom tools edmodo featured Learning management system LMS MoodleLearning management systems may have come onto the education scene relatively recently, but they’ve come to play a huge role in many classrooms. As of 2014, the LMS industry was made up of at least 350 systems, worth over $2.5 billion. For schools and districts, that’s an overwhelming amount of choice; but there are a […].

On Edmodo Global Connections Just a Post Away

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While I use Twitter consistently for informal professional development and connecting with other educators, the opportunities for making connections on Edmodo are greatly increased. Global Connections can easily be made on Edmodo with one post.

The Best Interactive Web Tools for Educators

Edudemic

Tools best tools collaboration differentiated learning edmodo evernote flipped classroom Google Docs resources TEDEd Web 2.0 Most of us are working at full capacity, and keeping up with technology can feel like one more chore on the to-do list. Still, learning your way around a few of the best Web tools is worth your time. Innovative teachers are frequently using intuitive programs and websites that are easy to learn. These web […].

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How to Build Stronger Bonds with Fellow Teachers

Edudemic

Articles How To collaboration edmodo groups sharing teachers tips for teachersAccording to a recent study by the Conference Board, less than half of American workers are happy in their jobs. Of the satisfied minority, an overwhelming 67 percent cite office friendships as a major factor of job contentment, explains Eileen Habelow in her 2010 Forbes article analyzing workplace happiness. From boosting camaraderie to spurring creativity, […].

Snow Days & Stomach Bugs in the Paperless Classroom

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Using Edmodo and Google Classroom, students are turning in their work electronically. Chromebooks Doctopus edmodo Goobric Google Classroom Google docs Google Sheets paperless snowdayYou may have noticed that it has been a while since I last blogged. since November.

EdmodoCon Guest Post #1: L. Monge

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Some were educators, some technology specialists in their school districts, some Edmodo staff. These people speaking were from all over the world, and Edmodo had flown them in for the event. edmodo edmodocon

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Edmodo opens their front doors for the safe use of all your favorite sites!

Kleinspiration

Use your favorite sites, safely within Edmodo! I posted about Edmodo over a year ago; you can read all about it by clicking here. Now, I''d like to announce that today Edmodo has opened their doors for third party sites to work within their platform. Now, you can have your favorites sites within one home site, Edmodo. edmodo Facebook for students Mastery Connect MasteryConnect safely use websites for students

#Flipclass Workflow

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Edmodo, Curriculet, and Google Drive are essential to productive workflow in my class. Essentially, this is what I do: Organize students into classes on Edmodo with all resources, agendas, links to edtech tools, assignments, and quizzes are completed in Edmodo.

Shall We Play a Game (& Learn)?

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Since chatting with Tom Driscoll via Google Hangout and Brian Germaine at the EdSurge RIDE event in the Fall , meeting up with Chris Aviles at Techspo14 , viewing Mr. Lewis'' Edmodo Webinar on Gamification , and engaging with my #TeamMAITs in class, I''m intrigued by the didactic nature of games.

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Using Google Classroom with an LMS

Teacher Tech

Examples of popular LMS’s: Schoology, Edmodo, Haiku, Canvas, Moodle or Blackboard. Tweet Google Classroom is a great companion for classes that are using an LMS. Google Classroom and your LMS are not mutually exclusive. There are great reasons to use both.

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COMING ATTRACTIONS! Edmodocon Recaps! Guest Posts!

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Thank you to Edmodo and all the educators, students, administrators, and support staff who use Edmodo. njed BYOD digital citizenship edmodo edmodocon flipped flipping paperless teaching

#Flipclass Workflow: Differentiated Instruction

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Thinking about how to use technology to differentiate instruction in the flipped ELA classroom, we came up with the following ideas: In your main Edmodo class, create small groups in which the students are leveled, then post tailored assignments to each of the small groups. Using Edmodo''s quiz feature, create quizzes designed for each small group level. All questions and quizzes are banked in Edmodo, so it is super easy to create custom quizzes for groups of students.

The (Nearly) Invisible Portfolio

The Principal of Change

There is a lot of learning we can have through these places that many schools are using, but have you ever heard of a potential employer asking a student to see their Edmodo account?

Meet ThingLink Expert Educator Jodie Johnston

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

Jodie is also the Edmodo Administrator in her school district and an Edmodo Certified Trainer. Today we are celebrating Connected Educator month at ThingLink by introducing our readers to one or our Expert Educators, Jodie Johnston.

Some app substitutions for iPad apps to use on a Chromebook

Educational Technology Guy

Chromebooks - apps recommendations and substitutions Many “apps” made for iOS and Android aren’t meant to be used as apps on a Chromebook, anymore than they would be on a Mac or Windows device. You can just use the website. Others have web apps and/or extensions.

Flying thru Social Learning Theory

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Lauderdale with my college swim team , a vacation to California 15 years ago when I first started teaching, another vacation 13 years ago to the Dominican Republic, an Edmodo -sponsored trip to Edmodocon last August, and now, a trip to CUE 2014 in California sponspored by Curriculet.

Edmodo hits another Home Run!

Comfortably 2.0

As I was scrolling through my Twitter stream today I read a Tweet about how Edmodo had made some changes last night. I am sorry that I didn''t favorite the tweet because I would love to give that member of my PLN credit for informing me of the awesome new feature that Edmodo rolled out last night. If you are familiar with Edmodo you will notice something new in the following picture: Edmodo