How To Utilize Edmodo in Today's Classroom

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How To Utilize Edmodo in Today's Classroom

  1. 1. How To Utilize Edmodo in Today’s Classroom By: Kelly Christenhusz www.edmodo.com
  2. 2. What is Edmodo?
  3. 3. Logging In is Easy! (Edmodo, 2012)
  4. 4. Security (Edmodo, 2012)
  5. 5. (Edmodo, 2012)Teachers: Posting
  6. 6. Welcome Students and Parents (Edmodo, 2012)
  7. 7. Provide Important Documents (Edmodo, 2012)
  8. 8. Engage Communication (Edmodo, 2012)
  9. 9. (Edmodo, 2012)Teachers: Calendar• Insert important dates• Reminders• Tests/quizzes• Assignment due dates• Parent/teacher conferences
  10. 10. (Edmodo, 2012)Teachers: Gradebook• Keep track of grades in an online community• Export to Excel Spreadsheet• Student involvement/can see grades• Student accountability• Parent access
  11. 11. (Edmodo, 2012)Teachers: Network• Connect w ith fellow teachers• Join other groups for lesson plan ideas• Get inspired by other teachers• Join other communities for online classroom support
  12. 12. (Edmodo, 2012)Students: Profile• About Section: • Quote, learning style, and career goal• Recent activity• Groups they belong to
  13. 13. (Edmodo, 2012)Students: Wall• Post to Group w all• Respond to teacher ’s questions• Check grades• Chat w ith classmates on their w alls
  14. 14. (Edmodo, 2012)Teachers: Benefits• Organized social environment outside of the classroom• Quick feedback w hen posting/quick response• Initiate interest/critical thinking outside of the classroom• Netw ork
  15. 15. (Edmodo, 2012)Students: Benefits• Online classroom community• Preparing for online college classes• Independent w orkspace• Convenience at home/on a smartphone w ith app• Social
  16. 16. (Edmodo, 2012)Parents: Benefits• Post to Group w all as a parent w ith a parent code to join Group• Respond to teacher ’s questions/ask questions• Check grades of their student• Provide feedback on assignments
  17. 17. References• Edmodo. (2012, November 03). Edmodo. Retrieved from http://www.edmodo.com/home

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