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The Global Search for Education: 12 Teacher Bloggers Discuss the Best Ways Parents & Teachers Can Help Each Other

The Global Search for Education (GSE) is a regular contributor to the Edmodo Blog. Authored by C.M. Rubin, GSE brings together distinguished thought leaders in education and innovation from around the world to explore the key learning issues faced by today’s nations. Look for a new post every Friday and join the Global Search for Education […]

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EdmodoCon 2015 Wrap-Up: Express Yourself and Let Your Successes Shine

Thanks to our global community of education superheroes, we just completed another successful EdmodoCon! With nine sessions and over nine hours of free professional development, we look forward to seeing how you supercharge your classrooms in the weeks and months ahead. Product News & Updates To add to the countless ideas highlighted by our presenters […]

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EdmodoCon 2015: Now Streaming Live

The world’s largest virtual edtech event is underway! CEO Vibhu Mittal is about to take the stage to share what we have in store for Edmodo and to announce this year’s Edmodie Award winners. Watch it live. Save 20% on Edmodo Gear Speaking of stores, everything in the Edmodo Shop is 20% off today when […]

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The Global Search for Education: South Africa – Future Focus

The Global Search for Education (GSE) is a regular contributor to the Edmodo Blog. Authored by C.M. Rubin, GSE brings together distinguished thought leaders in education and innovation from around the world to explore the key learning issues faced by today’s nations. Look for a new post every Friday and join the Global Search for […]

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Paving the Road to Success in Education

When I think about how far education has come over the past 25 years, I feel both encouraged by progress and overwhelmed by the possibilities, for we have so much further to go. The way I reconcile these feelings is knowing that while we have a great deal of work to do, we’re taking the […]

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The Global Search for Education: Digital Literacy Tips & Tricks

The Global Search for Education (GSE) is a regular contributor to the Edmodo Blog. Authored by C.M. Rubin, GSE brings together distinguished thought leaders in education and innovation from around the world to explore the key learning issues faced by today’s nations. Look for a new post every Friday and join the Global Search for […]

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Is Parental Involvement Important to Student Learning? Edmodo Teachers Say, “Yes!”

Eighth grade teacher Lynn Woods of Virginia Beach believes that preparing students for the future involves arming them not only with the technology skills they’ll need, but also the critical thinking that will help them make the sound, moral life decisions required of adults. She works hard to expand her students’ learning horizons, and she […]

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The Importance of Student Data Privacy

As many of you know, Edmodo was founded over five years ago as a closed, private learning network for teachers and students to connect and collaborate. We’ve always believed in creating a safe and secure environment where teachers, school administrators, students, and parents are involved to foster better learning. Today, there are over 33 million […]

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New Year, New Ways to Help Parents Get the Most Out of Edmodo

Parent Accounts make it easy to keep parents up-to-date on their child’s school activity, including assignments, grades, upcoming events, and more. The new year and new semester is the perfect time to get into the habit of showing parents what you can do on Edmodo. Need help understanding Parent Accounts and how to invite them […]

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5 Tips for Parents Getting Started with Edmodo

Parent accounts are a great way for parents to observe and stay up to date with their child’s Edmodo activities. With more and more parents signing up for Edmodo, we wanted to provide additional information and tips on how to get started, as well as our most frequently asked questions from parents. 5 Tips to Help […]

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Edmodo Reaches 10 Million Users

Today we are pleased to announce that Edmodo has reached a new milestone – we now have over 10 million users! To celebrate this exciting milestone, we pulled together the following infographic with some cool facts about Edmodo. A big thanks to all the educators around the globe that have helped make Edmodo the largest, fastest […]

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New Release: Parent Account Updates, Moderated Posts and French

Today we released a few updates to the site and a special badge for District Administrators associated with an Edmodo subdomain. Here’s a quick review of what’s new: Parent Account Updates Based on teacher feedback and analysis of parent accounts, we’ve made a few new updates to parent accounts, including: Improved navigation: We’ve given parent […]

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Parent Accounts: A Quick Refresher

Parent accounts are a great way to keep your students’ parents informed of classroom activities, assignments, grades and school events. The registration process for parents is similar to student registration, with one additional security measure – each parent will need their own unique parent code to register. This is to ensure that parents can only […]

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4 Easy Ways to Connect with Parents on Edmodo

Creating a strong school-home connection is critical — even moreso with the blended learning environment Edmodo enables.  But teachers often struggle to find meaningful ways to engage parents in their child’s classroom activities.  Here are a few easy ways to get parents involved: 1.  Create Parent Accounts: Invite parents to join your class on Edmodo to […]

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Parent Accounts Now Available

Parent Accounts are now available on Edmodo.  With Parent Accounts, teachers can: Exchange messages and maintain open-communication with parents. Provide direct access to grades and assignments. Send notifications to parents about upcoming due dates and missed assignments. Alert families to school events and activities. Registering parents is similar to student registration, with one additional security measure […]

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