2Free social learning network for teachers,students, schools and districtsSafe and easy way to connect• Exchange ideas• Share content• Access homework, grades and school notices.What is Edmodo?
Note: Image reflects data as of Oct’11Founded in late 2008, Edmodo is now being used bymillions of teachers and students around the world
Closed environmentNo private information requiredfrom studentsStudents join classes by theinvitation of their teacher onlyAll communications are archivedTeacher has full managementcontrolSecure Platform Ensures Student Safety and Privacy
Student ViewUnlimitedstorage fordocuments,videos and otherresourcesStudents canonly joingroups, theycannot createthemStudents receive notifications fornew grades, new assignments,alerts or repliesStudents can only sendmessages to the entiregroup or directly to theteacher
Create Your ProfileFind teacherconnectionsTell people aboutyourself
Create a Group2. Complete groupinfo3. Distribute code orJoin URL to groupmembers1. Select Create ongroups menu
Manage GroupsView grades, reset passwordsand set students to “read only”Create sub-groupswithin yourgroupsAccess Parent Codes, awardbadges and remove members
BadgesAccess badges from GroupMember list or Student Profile.Use pre-loadedbadges or create yourown.
Post a MessageSend a message to a group, orpost direct messages tospecific students or teacherconnectionsSelect to post a note,alert, assignment orpollEmbed videos, attach files,links or any documents fromyour Edmodo Librarycollection
Edmodo Library Upload, store and edit content toyour personal libraryOrganize libraryinto folders andshare files andfolders with groupsUnlimited Storage,accessibleanywhere!
Create an AssignmentView and gradeassignments asstudents turnthem inClick “LoadAssignment” toeasily pull up apreviously givenassignment
Grading AssignmentsComments allow you toprovide feedback onassignments. Studentscan also comment backand a permanent recordis kept for reference.Students can attachdocuments, links orembed video.Teachers can annotateassignments.
Create a QuizSelect to create a newquiz or load a previouslycreated oneAdd a quiz title,instructions, timelimit and choosewhether you’d liketo allow studentsto view resultsimmediately.
Add Quiz QuestionsChoose frommultiple choice,true/false, fill inthe blank or shortanswer questionsAdd multipleresponses and setcorrect answers
Grading QuizzesSelect individualstudents to view theirresponses, and gradeshort answer questionsView number ofcorrect responses byquestion
ProgressExport optionallows you totransfer grades toanother programScores are updatedautomatically after eachassignment is graded andrecordedView grades orbadges
PlannerFilter by groupor view allAdd class events,school events orview scheduledassignmentsView by monthor week
Edmodo CommunitiesFollow subject andcontent communitiesto connect and sharebest practices withother teachersAccess digitalcontent to supportclassroominstruction
School & District Communities (for subdomain holders)Schedule schooland district-wide meetingsand eventsEncourage schooland district-widecommunication
Create a PD Group Select “ProfessionalDevelopment” asSubject area anddistribute group codeto attendeesPost discussionquestions, & polls, &organize trainingmaterials intofolders
Best Practices for Safe Social NetworkingEncourage students to create their own accounts to ensurepassword safetyAfter all students join your group, lock the group code to preventothers from joiningMonitor group membership to ensure only students in your grouphave joinedEducate students on proper online etiquetteUse “Read-Only” status to curb inappropriate behaviorAlways log in though your subdomainIf your school or district does not have a subdomain, claim one athttp://www.edmodo.com/institutions
Complete your profileCreate a group and invite your studentsPost class materials and discussion starters within your groupJoin a subject area community and connect with othereducators.123Action Items4
View an Edmodo Webinar:help.edmodo.com/webinarsExplore resources in the Help Center:help.edmodo.comFollow the Edmodo Support Community:edmodo.com/community/support123Training and Support Resources