Edmodo Blog / Posts tagged "Collaboration"

Edmodo 3.0 Feature Highlights

Notable Edmodo 3.0 features Realtime updates – Edmodo time-line auto-refreshes Threaded replies, replies are now underneath each post instead of sent to the top of the timeline and treated like a new post. New caching system – Speed when clicking items is now super fast Archive feature – ability for teachers to archive their groups […]

Features - Posted on Sunday, August 2nd, 2009


A Safe and Easy Way to Collaborate and Learn

This post is part of our Edmodo Spotlight series which highlights Edmodo teachers, schools, and districts. If you are interested in being featured, please complete this form. Darryl Postnikoff is a Technology Coordinator for Holy Family RCSSD #140 in Weyburn, Saskatchewan, Canada. Our school division has been looking for a solution to centralize all of our […]

Teacher Stories - Posted on Thursday, June 27th, 2013


3 Ways to Collaborate Using The Co-Teacher Feature

This is a guest post from Peter McAsh, a Computer Studies teacher at St. Marys DCVI in St. Marys, Canada.  If you are interested in contributing to the Edmodo Blog, please complete this form. Introduce yourself to Peter on Edmodo or follow him on Twitter at @PMCash Edmodo supports collaboration in a variety of ways. […]

Teacher Stories - Posted on Thursday, August 22nd, 2013


Connected Educators: Enter to Win a Trip to FETC!

The power of the Edmodo network lies in the teacher-to-teacher connections made and strengthened every day. With over 26 million users strong, Edmodo is built one teacher, one connection, and one collaboration story at a time. To recognize and reward those dedicated to growing their Edmodo network, and who reach out and collaborate with other […]

Activities & TipsNews & EventsSchools & Districts - Posted on Tuesday, October 1st, 2013


Webinar Rewind: The Power of Collaboration on Edmodo

While Connected Educator Month (CEM) has come and gone, we believe in creating connections through Edmodo all year long. If you’re still looking to learn how you can meet other educators in our network, check out the recorded version of this CEM-focused webinar. In The Power of One: From Connection to Collaboration in the Global […]

News & Events - Posted on Friday, November 8th, 2013


Calculate the Perfect Collaboration Equation on Edmodo

As a math teacher, one of the biggest problems I face is student engagement and participation. There is no single formula for how my students learn, but thanks to Edmodo’s Small Groups and Co-Teacher features, I’ve discovered new ways to communicate with students, share resources, and encourage collaboration—within my own classroom and on a worldwide […]

Activities & TipsFeaturesGeneralTeacher Stories - Posted on Wednesday, February 19th, 2014


The Power of Connecting Students on Edmodo [Video]

Dustin Blaha, Staff Development Coordinator for schools in the Rapid City area of South Dakota, recently shared this touching story; one that illustrates how Edmodo can be used to help each student find their voice. Watch as Mr. Blaha introduces us to Mrs. Price, a fourth grade teacher who integrated Small Groups into her classroom […]

StudentsTeacher Stories - Posted on Tuesday, May 13th, 2014


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 […]

Edmodo AppsGeneralNews & EventsParentsTeacher Stories - Posted on Wednesday, April 29th, 2015


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 […]

GeneralNews & EventsParentsSchools & DistrictsStudentsTeacher Stories - Posted on Thursday, May 28th, 2015


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 […]

Edmodo AppsFeaturesGeneralNews & EventsParentsStudents - Posted on Tuesday, August 4th, 2015


Celebrating Global Collaboration Day With Edmodo

This Thursday, September 17th, marks the celebration of Global Collaboration Day (GCD), an event put on by the organizers of the annual Global Education Conference (GEC), to support connections and collaboration among students, teachers, and organizations. As an event partner, Edmodo is showing its support by encouraging teachers to organize activities on the platform that […]

Activities & TipsCommunitiesGeneralNews & EventsSchools & DistrictsStudentsTeachers - Posted on Wednesday, September 16th, 2015


The Global Search for Education: The New UN Agenda — What Is the Role of Education?

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 […]

FeaturesGeneralNews & EventsParentsSchools & DistrictsTeachers - Posted on Friday, October 9th, 2015


Forging Connections Through Collaboration

I thought I was pretty well connected with other educators in my district until Ms. Kaelin, physics teacher extraordinaire, walked into my classroom for our usual afternoon chat. She was super excited to tell me about a great LMS she had been introduced to – Edmodo. I was happy to hear the excitement in her […]

Activities & TipsGeneralTeachers - Posted on Monday, October 26th, 2015


Edmodo: The Glue That Connects Us All

I believe many people think of using the Internet to collaborate with teachers in other countries around the world. I may do that someday, but there are just too few hours in the day to start that phase of my Edmodo progression. I’ve yet to leave the ‘safety’ of my school community, but even within […]

Activities & TipsGeneralNews & EventsTeacher StoriesTeachers - Posted on Tuesday, October 27th, 2015


5 EdTech Takeaways from 2015 Superintendent-of-the-Year Katrise Perera

Last week, we had the pleasure of speaking with Dr. A. Katrise Perera, National Association of School Superintendents (NASS) 2015 Superintendent-of-the-Year winner, about her experience in education and future trends in EdTech. Katrise shared five takeaways: Technology increases student engagement, and that alone accelerates learning in and of itself.  If students are engaged in the […]

General - Posted on Wednesday, December 9th, 2015


The Global Search for Education: Learning for a New World

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 […]

General - Posted on Friday, January 1st, 2016


Microsoft and Edmodo: A Match Made in Heaven

It was love at first “site” back in August 2015 when Edmodo combined it’s education network with Microsoft’s best-in-class productivity tools through a deep integration of Microsoft Office Online & Office 365. This fully integrated solution empowers students and teachers to create and collaborate online, which in turn levels the playing field for students and […]

General - Posted on Sunday, February 14th, 2016


The Force is Awakened in Teachers Using Open Educational Resources

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, a resource sharing platform was born on Edmodo. It was a period of content overload. Decoy content was infiltrating classrooms, and imperial troops prevented teachers from obtaining high-quality web-based resources.   Evading the dreaded Imperial Starfleet, a group of freedom fighters, led by Edmodo Spotlight, […]

General - Posted on Thursday, February 25th, 2016


The Global Search for Education: Learning to Live Together

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 […]

General - Posted on Friday, March 11th, 2016


Alternative Testing Formats Reveal Higher Math Comprehension in Girls

At Edmodo, we are turning traditional quiz taking on it’s head. We recently created Edmodo Play, our student-facing quiz offering. The testing structure empowers students by giving them control of their learning outcomes through a flexible gamification format. For our first-foray into self-initiated quizzes, we provided middle school students with the opportunity to engage with […]

General - Posted on Monday, April 18th, 2016


Road to EdmodoCon 2016: Meet Speakers Marjorie Miller and Iwona Kowalik

Throughout July, the Edmodo blog will feature EdmodoCon 2016 speakers. For our first installment, meet Global Classroom partners Marjorie Miller and Iwona Kowalik. They came up with projects for students to create and share, including class videos, city presentations, holiday traditions, learning languages, Skyping, and much more. Together with their students, they have overcome geographical and language […]

General - Posted on Tuesday, July 5th, 2016


Road to EdmodoCon 2016: Meet Speakers Wendy Dowler and Jennifer Kindred

Throughout July, the Edmodo blog will feature EdmodoCon 2016 speakers. For our second installment, meet teachers Wendy Dowler and Jennifer Kindred. They used Edmodo to turn a traditional project into a highly engaging activity that can be used between classes.  Together with their students, they created a live feed  to “Facilitate Audience Engagement during a Debate.” Be sure to register for EdmodoCon to […]

GeneralTeachers - Posted on Thursday, July 7th, 2016


Road to Edmodocon 2016: Meet Speaker Stephanie Ward

Throughout July, the Edmodo blog will feature EdmodoCon 2016 speakers. For our third installment, meet teacher Stephanie Ward. Stephanie used Edmodo to create a scalable project based learning model.  With learning styles and increased academic rigor in mind, she developed  project based approaches that assist with redesigning the role of the teacher. Be sure to register for EdmodoCon to catch Stephanie’s presentation.  Briefly tell us […]

General - Posted on Tuesday, July 12th, 2016