Using Flipgrid & Edmodo with Google Classroom

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As many of us find ourselves thrust into the realm of distance learning, PA TOY Marilyn Pryle outlines how she uses two online platforms, Edmodo and Flipgrid, for intellectual and social/emotional learning, since any tool is only as effective as how it is put to use. Articles Teaching with Tech distance learning Edmodo engagement Flipgrid marilyn pryle research SEL writing

Popular K-12 Tool Edmodo Shuts Down

ED Surge

Edmodo is permanently shuttering , the company announced late Monday. Those with data on Edmodo should remove it by the end of the day September 22nd if they don’t want to lose it, officials stated. Started in 2008, Edmodo boasted tens of millions of users.

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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Online Tech Hub Edmodo Is Shutting Down as School Year Kicks Off

Marketplace K-12

The post Online Tech Hub Edmodo Is Shutting Down as School Year Kicks Off appeared first on Market Brief. Users will have to manually export files before their accounts close at the end of September.

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. 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. There is so much more to Edmodo.

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Edmodo Quizzes: Tips & Tricks

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Edmodo''s quiz feature is a versatile tool that saves teachers time. I use Edmodo Quizzes for assessing students'' knowledge acquisition, practicing PARCC related digital literacy skills, and demonstrating students'' application of knowledge learned through out the marking period. I will never grade a multiple choice quiz/test by hand ever again, and Edmodo quizzes provide a paperless way for me to easily read and score open ended, paragraph responses.

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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

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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.

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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 In here, teachers can find lesson plans, videos, activities, and other resources that have been shared by other educators. Find video content that covers math and science topics such as biology, chemistry, and physics.

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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? This is an easy way to track student participation in a group. Rather than trying to tally up how many times a student posted or replied in a group, create an assignment where the student turns in the links to either the posts they created or replied to.

Quick Fix: Edmodo Quiz Timed Out

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Edmodo is the hub of my virtual classroom, and the Quiz feature has been a time saver: from quick quizzes to final exams, Edmodo Quiz is my go-to assessment tool because all questions and quizzes are banked, the quiz feature has versatile security features, and feedback is delivered in a timely fashion to students. If you want to learn more about creating Edmodo quizzes, check out this post. assessment data edmodo quiz

Online Mentoring via Edmodo & Google

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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. The biggest thing I took out of mentoring is Edmodo. Edmodo is like an online classroom, where Kate can upload videos, assignments and quizzes. Edmodo is also great for reducing paper use!

Chinese Gaming Giant NetDragon Acquires Edmodo for $137 Million

Marketplace K-12

Edmodo, a social learning network for teachers and students, is just the latest U.S.-based The post Chinese Gaming Giant NetDragon Acquires Edmodo for $137 Million appeared first on Market Brief. Marketplace K-12 Edmodo Global / International Markets Mergers and Acquisitionsbased education provider to be acquired by the Chinese company.

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. Teacher-sourced content marketplace empowers learners with educational 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 is easy to read and find things on the page. Edmodo is a great way to connect and share with your students. edmodo free resources

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With a New CEO, Can Edmodo Regain Its Ed Mojo?

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What really drew me to Edmodo was the opportunity to use technology to provide a much better learning experience for everyone,” says Kim in an interview with EdSurge. In September, Kim took over as CEO of Edmodo , the San Mateo, Calif.-based They do not use Edmodo at their school—yet.)

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

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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. In addition to the starter Starter Kit, Common Sense Media and Edmodo are participating in Digital Citizenship Day in New York on October 2nd. digital citizenship digital literacy edmodo free resources

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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. My students learn long before they enter my classroom what is appropriate online behavior, but I''m guilty of being too trusting and assuming that my students know one basic rule about digital citizenship: don''t share passwords, or in the case of Edmodo, group codes.

China’s NetDragon to Acquire Edmodo for $137.5 Million

Edsurge

This time, it’s Edmodo , one the largest online social communities of teachers and students in the world. million for Edmodo. Edmodo was started in 2008 by a teacher and IT support person as a “Facebook-like” community aimed at connecting educators with students and with one another. Also like Facebook, Edmodo grew rapidly. Edmodo struggled , however, to find a business model that would support its burgeoning community.

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

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If you like Pinterest and Edmodo, you'll love eduClipper!

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Save Everything in One Spot : Word Documents, PDFs, PPT, Drive Files, Images, Links, Embed Codes, Flash Content, Excel Files, and more. all organized, all for free! If a teacher designed Pinterest, I''m sure it would resemble eduClipper. The amazing Adam Bellow recently relaunched his site, eduClipper. Last year, teachers were invited to test the private beta version.

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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.”.

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

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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.

Sony, Edmodo, partner on math challenge

eSchool News

will partner with Edmodo, Inc., By working with Edmodo, Sony Global Education will make its Global Math Challenge, a worldwide online math competition, accessible to teachers and students in over 190 countries. Using Edmodo Connect, a feature that enables teachers and students to log into third-party educational applications using their Edmodo credentials, Sony Global Education will provide a seamless onboarding experience.

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IBM to Partner With Scholastic, Edmodo on Artificial Intelligence

Marketplace K-12

An effort to bring artificial intelligence to Edmodo and Scholastic customers is billed as having the potential to improve students' learning outcomes and "personalize" learning. The post IBM to Partner With Scholastic, Edmodo on Artificial Intelligence appeared first on Market Brief. Marketplace K-12 Artificial Intelligence K-12 Dealmaking Personalized/Adaptive Learning Product Research

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.

Drinking, Smoking and Sugar: How Unsavory Ads Wound Up on Edmodo

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Beth Freeman logs in to her son’s Edmodo account from time to time to check on his homework assignments. The advertisement appeared on Edmodo’s mobile app, which Freeman’s son uses daily for updates about homework, quizzes and other school assignments. edmodo so usually things don’t bother me but this is the ad that popped up in my 8th grade son’s social studies feed today. That the ad ever showed up on a student’s account was a mistake, Edmodo officials say.

Why I like Edmodo

Connecting 2 the World

We don''t have technical support for Edmodo, but we now have minimal support for the LMS as more people are encouraged to use it but the number of support positions have stayed the same (3 dedicated positions for a university of 10,000 students). So what do I like about Edmodo? Now, I can reset passwords (edmodo allows the instructor to do that), check student status and what they have uploaded or not, and create/modify groups.

On Edmodo Global Connections Just a Post Away

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

While I use Twitter consistently for informal professional development and connecting with other educators, the opportunities for making connections on Edmodo are greatly increased. Unlike Twitter where one has to find and follow others (I follow 982, but only about 550 follow me), the communities on Edmodo provide areas for thousands of educators to congregate and post. Global Connections can easily be made on Edmodo with one post.

Help Kids Navigate the Digital Classroom with Edmodo

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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.

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.

Here Is How to Create An Edmodo Group for Your Class

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

As a teacher, you can use Edmodo Groups to establish an online presence for your class. Unlike Facebook Groups, Edmodo does.read more. You can create different classes (or groups) for different school subjects. Repost

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

Fallin' in Love Again with Edmodo

Comfortably 2.0

I found myself humming this song as I was creating my Edmodo accounts for my third, fourth and fifth grade media/technology classes. Before my present job I taught Social Studies and used Edmodo on a daily basis. The district I was working for only provided Angel accounts for grades 9-12. I loved using Angel as a Learning Management System and found myself looking for something that would offer

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 ». When deciding on a social networking platform to use with your students and/or the school community, there are several considerations to keep in mind. What are the age restrictions of a particular platform? Which platform is most comfortable for students? What are the teaching and learning goals you have in mind?

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! Edmodo - free social learning platform expands and improves 22 Great Tips on using Edmodo in the classroom 5 Great course management resources for educators Some more great Android Apps for Education (including Edmodo app).

Open Education – Where do I begin?

Tom Murray

Edmodo Spotlight – An offshoot of the company’s vast educator learning network, Edmodo , Spotlight empowers educators to upload and share helpful resources, review resources from all over the Web, and curate collections, including original material from educator peers, as well as from third-party sources. Blog Amazon Andy Marcinek Edmodo future ready GoOpen OER OER Commons Office of Edtech Open Education US Department of Education

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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 Noodle, a site that provides families with information about schools, tutors, summer camps, study abroad programs, and online learning tools, has just released a list of the 32 best, free apps for education.

Create and share story time and read-aloud videos

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