Edmodo an essential app for 21st c classroom management - jay trimiar
“Edmodo: An Essential Mobile App for 21st Century Classroom Management”
“Edmodo: An Essential Mobile App for 21st Century Classroom Management”• Date (10 November, 2012)• Location - HCT Womens College, Fujairah• Your name – Jay Trimiar• English Language Instructor• Jay.Trimiar@zu.ac.ae
OverviewEdmodo provides teachers and students a secureplace to connect and collaborate, share contentand educational applications, and accesshomework, grades, class discussions andnotifications.The following agenda is designed to be a guide fora training session covering Edmodo features,benefits and best practices for classroomintegration.
Table of ContentsPART I: OverviewOverview of EdmodoProvide account set up instructions and distributecodes for initial login as student and teacherOrient participants to key teacher functionalityDiscuss student access
What is Edmodo?Free social learning network forteachers, students, schools and districtsSafe and easy way to connect• Exchange ideas• Share content• Access homework, grades and school notices.District and school subdomains giveflexible suite of tools• Monitor usage• Manage users• Communicate across district 5
PART II: Edmodo Basics as a studentProvide a brief overview of core features ofEdmodo for students• Review student home page, settings, and backpacks• Sign in and create profile/settings• Subscription to Google Docs and Cloudon• Turn in an assignment
PART II: Edmodo Basics as a student Continued……..• Participating in class discussions• Posting a message with content attached how to embed video and share from library focus on discussion thread or blog after a post• Review the calendarDiscuss Mobile access• Apps for iPads (Google Docs and Cloud On) OS devices• Mobile web browser access
PART III: Edmodo Basics as a TeacherProvide a brief overview of core features ofEdmodo for teachers• Review teacher home page and settings• Sign in and create profile/settings• Use Google Docs and Cloudon to create and submit an assignment• Mobile web browser access• Create quizzes
PART III: Edmodo Basics as a Teacher continued…• Create in class discussions• Post a messages with content attached knowing how to embed video and share from library Focus on discussion thread or blog after a post• Post any discussion questions, polls or assignments• Inputting to the calendar
PART III: Edmodo Basics as a Teacher continued…Subject area and content communities• Request to join a community• Connect with other teachersDiscuss best practices
PART V: Help and On-Going SupportPART V: Help and On-Going SupportDirect attendees to the Help Center andSupport Community.Encourage users to attend an Edmodowebinar.Post follow-up questions and material in theTAEDTECH Sig / TESOL Arabia - FujairahChapter Training Group.
Training and Support Resources1 View an Edmodo Webinar: help.edmodo.com/webinars2 Explore resources in the Help Center: help.edmodo.com3 Follow the Edmodo Support Community: edmodo.com/community/support4 Post follow-up questions and material in the TAEDTECH Sig / TESOL Arabia - Fujairah Chapter Training Group.