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Edmodo teacher training_presentation

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Edmodo teacher training_presentation

  1. 1. A Guide for Getting Started<br />
  2. 2. What is Edmodo?<br />Free social learning network for teachers, students, schools and districts<br />Provides an engaging platform for blended learning and safe, productive social networking<br /> Safe and easy way to: <br /><ul><li>Connect
  3. 3. Exchange ideas
  4. 4. Share content
  5. 5. Access homework, grades and school notices.</li></li></ul><li>Founded in late 2008, Edmodo is now used by millions around the globe. Our rapid growth is due to grassroots adoption - teachers sharing tools that work!<br />
  6. 6. Security<br />Closed environment<br />No private information required from students<br />Students join classes by the invitation of their teacher only<br />Students cannot directly message one another<br />All communications are archived<br />Teacher has full management control<br />Sub domains allow district administrators greater control<br />
  7. 7. Create Your Account<br />
  8. 8. Teacher Landing Page<br />Post assignments, reminders, polls, or discussion questions<br />Store unlimited content for easy re-use and sharing<br />Create Groups for Classes and Clubs<br />Encourage collaboration and participation in classroom discussions<br />Join Subject and Content Communities<br />
  9. 9. Student view<br />Students receive notifications for new grades, new assignments, alerts or replies<br />Unlimited storage for documents, videos and other resources<br />Students can only send messages to the entire group or directly to the teacher<br />Students can only join groups, they cannot create them<br />
  10. 10. Update Your Account Settings<br />Customize email or text notification <br />Upload a photo or select an icon from our list<br />Choose your privacy settings<br />Select your School and connect with your peers<br />
  11. 11. Create a Group<br />1. Select Create on groups menu<br />2. Complete group info<br />3. Distribute code to group members<br />
  12. 12. Student Sign-up<br />Student must have group code to register<br />Students are NOT required to give email address<br />
  13. 13. Manage Groups<br />Create sub-groups within your groups<br />Set group members to read-only mode<br />Access Parent Account codes, view student grades, reset passwords and remove members<br />
  14. 14. Post a Message<br />Embed videos, attach files, links or any documents from your Edmodo Library collection<br />Select to post a note, alert, assignment or poll<br />Send a message to a group, or post direct messages to specific students or teacher connections<br />
  15. 15. Upload, store and edit content to your personal library <br />Edmodo Library<br />Organize library into folders and share files and folders with groups<br />Unlimited Storage, <br />accessible anywhere!<br />
  16. 16. Create an Assignment<br />Click “Load Assignment” to easily pull up a previously given assignment<br />View and grade assignments as students turn them in<br />
  17. 17. Grading Assignments<br />Students can attach documents, links or embed video, avoiding paper or use of thumb drives<br />Comments allow you to provide feedback on assignments and students are notified immediately. Students can also comment back and a permanent record is kept for reference. <br />
  18. 18. Gradebook<br />Export option allows you to transfer grades to another program<br />Scores are updated automatically after each assignment is graded and recorded<br />
  19. 19. Calendar<br />Filter by group or view all<br />Add class events, school events or view scheduled assignments<br />
  20. 20. Parent Account <br />All of the child’s teachers are listed on the right panel<br />Parents can send direct messages to a child’s teacher or view any communication from the teacher to their child<br />Parent can add all of their children (students) under one Edmodo account<br />
  21. 21. Communities/Professional Development<br />Follow subject and content communities to connect and share best practices with other teachers<br />
  22. 22. Mobile Access<br />Get updates and notifications on the go with our mobile app available for:<br /><ul><li>iPhone
  23. 23. iPod
  24. 24. Android</li></ul>Access Edmodo on any mobile browser at m.edmodo.com<br />
  25. 25. Best Practices for Safe Networking<br />After all students join your group, lock the group code to prevent others from joining<br />Monitor group membership to ensure only students in your group have joined<br />Educate students on proper online etiquette<br />Teacher can immediately edit or delete any posts by group members<br />Use “Read-Only” status to curb inappropriate behavior<br />Students may still submit assignments and post messages to teacher; but cannot send messages to entire group<br />
  26. 26. First Steps for Getting Started<br />Create your account and invite students.<br />Read blog.edmodo.com for more ways to use Edmodo in the classroom.<br />Watch our Edmodo In Action videos to see first-hand how Edmodo is being used in the classroom:<br />http://help.edmodo.com/ideas<br />Follow Edmodo updates on Twitter (@edmodo) and Facebook(facebook.com/edmodo)<br />1<br />2<br />3<br />4<br />
  27. 27. Training and Support<br />Join Weekly Edmodo Webinars: http://blog.edmodo.com/category/webinar/<br />Explore resources in the Help Center:<br />help.edmodo.com<br />Ask the Edmodo Support Community: http://www.edmodo.com/community/support<br />1<br />2<br />3<br />
  28. 28. What questions to you have?<br />

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