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Top 10 embeddable resources for Teachers

Today I was thinking about what were the top 10 social media sites teachers were using.  Then it hit me that I could just analyze the Edmodo database and see what sites are most popular among our users.  So here you have it, the top 10 embeddable resources that teachers are using on Edmodo. Youtube […]

General - Posted on Wednesday, July 14th, 2010

You Don’t Want to Miss These Three AMAZING Edmodo Resources

Voice of the Library with Shannon ** Sometimes I am amazed at how many new resources come to us over the week through our social networks, connections and other resources. Now, more than ever, we can learn each and every day through these different avenues and bring amazing ideas and resources back to our students, other […]

Activities & TipsTeacher Stories - Posted on Tuesday, June 14th, 2011

EdmodoCon 2011: Educator Toolkit and Recorded Sessions

We wanted to send out a big thank you to everyone who was able to attend EdmodoCon 2011 last week.  We were blown away with the number of attendees who logged in throughout the day as well as the positive feedback we received after the event.  We can’t wait to do it again next  year! […]

News & Events - Posted on Monday, August 15th, 2011

Teacher Rollout Resources

Teacher rollout resources are now available in the Help Center!  These new resources were created to make your Edmodo rollout easier by providing a sample template for getting your students (and parents) started with Edmodo. The content consists of materials created by the Edmodo team as well as a selection of materials created by educators […]

Activities & Tips - Posted on Monday, October 24th, 2011

3 Ways to Recognize Veteran’s Day with Students as shared by the Edmodo Community

Every day, teachers share thousands of different types of digital content with their students and colleagues. For teachers who are recognizing Veteran’s Day or Remembrance Day in class today, consider integrating one of these content items into your lesson.  All of these are among the most shared content in Edmodo this week. The History of […]

Activities & Tips - Posted on Friday, November 11th, 2011

Share Your Thanksgiving Activities and Resources

Next week is Thanksgiving in the U.S. and many educators are looking for resources and activities to engage students. We wanted to share a few great Thanksgiving activities and resources we found in the Edmodo Communities: Lisa Siegfried, 7th & 8th Grade Language Arts teacher, shared the following activity: “We do a Thanksgiving project where […]

Activities & TipsCommunities - Posted on Friday, November 16th, 2012

Share Your Holiday Activities and Resources

The holidays are just around the corner and the Edmodo Communities are buzzing with activities and resources! Check out some of the great ideas we found and visit the communities to see more: Holiday Storyboard Project – Students make a storyboard of a classic children’s picture book on poster (could also use technology instead of poster […]

Activities & Tips - Posted on Monday, December 10th, 2012

Top 20 Shared Resources and Tools of 2012

Edmodo Communities are a great place to connect with other educators to share resources and best practices. Leveraging your network on Edmodo enables you to surface the best resources to meet the needs of your classroom. With the year coming to an end, we took at look at the top 20 tools and resources that […]

Activities & TipsCommunities - Posted on Friday, December 28th, 2012

Edmodo Apps for MLK Day and Black History Month

On Monday, many classrooms around the U.S. will be commemorating the life of Martin Luther King Jr. We’ve pulled together a great list of Edmodo Apps to help engage students around the influential Dr. King, as well as apps you can use for Black History Month. If you have any resources or apps you’d like to share, […]

Activities & TipsEdmodo Apps - Posted on Thursday, January 17th, 2013

Video Resources to Help You Introduce Edmodo

Educators often contact us asking for resources they can use to introduce Edmodo to colleagues at their school, district or at conference sessions. We want to share two great video resources that you can use to help others understand what Edmodo is all about. Edmodo at a Glance This video gives teachers, students and parents […]

Features - Posted on Friday, February 22nd, 2013

Celebrate Women’s History Month With These 4 Teaching Resources

March is Women’s History Month. To celebrate, we’ve pulled together a few resources shared by Edmodo educators that you can use to help engage students around the important contributions of women in our history. If you have any resources or apps you’d like to share, post a comment below, or share in one of the Edmodo […]

Activities & Tips - Posted on Monday, March 11th, 2013

Common Sense Media Launches 1-to-1 Essentials Program

This is a guest post by Katie Karsh, Program Associate at Common Sense Media. If you are interested in contributing to the Edmodo Blog, please complete this form. As a former teacher, I know how busy an educator’s life can be. When schools and districts announce new 1-to-1 programs, you may be excited, terrified, or both as you adapt […]

News & Events - Posted on Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

Training Resources to Help You Teach Edmodo

One of the best ways to train users on Edmodo is to hold a training session in Edmodo. Just as you would create an Edmodo Group for a class or an after-school club, you can also create a Group for a training or professional development session. This group can serve as a backchannel for discussion […]

Activities & TipsSchools & Districts - Posted on Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

Back to School with Edmodo: Quick Guides

Whether you teach High School Science, Middle School Language Arts or Elementary students, we know your needs on Edmodo may vary. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered with the new Quick Guides to Edmodo! From getting started to running your classroom, these interactive quick-start guides provide all the resources you need to enhance your classroom […]

General - Posted on Thursday, September 5th, 2013

Salute Veterans Day on Edmodo

In the U.S.,  November 11 is Veterans Day, a federal holiday that honors all who have served in the military. For educators looking to recognize armed service in the classroom, here are some resources and activities that your fellow teachers shared on Edmodo to help students understand what it means to be a veteran and […]

Activities & Tips - Posted on Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

Make a Digital Learning Difference February 5

In today’s interconnected world, how students learn is increasingly reliant on digital technology. This means more than having the latest resources and gadgets; it’s fully integrating digital learning into the entire educational experience. To fully prepare students for success in college and their careers, schools and libraries everywhere need to embrace digital learning. Want to […]

News & Events - Posted on Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

Go for Gold With Olympic-Sized Lesson Plans

What better way than sports and games to making learning fun? Take advantage of 17 days of Winter Olympics this month to create lessons in a variety of subject areas like geography, politics, sportsmanship, science, math, and more. Need some inspiration? Check out these fun and clever ideas shared by Edmodo educators: Gold, Silver, and […]

Activities & TipsCommunities - Posted on Thursday, February 6th, 2014

Get Free Common Core Resources in a Snap

If you’re using Edmodo Snapshot, you already know how easy it is to assess and gather student data on Common Core progress. Looking for a quick way to find relevant, standards-aligned resources that can help you close learning gaps? The search is over. With a new Resource Recommendations feature, you can now use Snapshot to […]

Activities & TipsEdmodo AppsFeaturesGeneral - Posted on Monday, September 29th, 2014

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

Edmodo Goes to the White House!

We’re excited that today Edmodo CEO Vibhu Mittal is at the White House for the Open Education Symposium held by the U.S. Department of Education. At the event, he’ll be presenting Edmodo Spotlight, our teacher-curated resource sharing platform, to the various education leaders in attendance as part of our ongoing commitment to open education. The […]

FeaturesGeneralNews & EventsTeachers - Posted on Thursday, October 29th, 2015

Road to Edmodocon 2016: Michelle Tripp, Secondary ELA Coordinator

Throughout July, the Edmodo blog will feature EdmodoCon 2016 speakers. For our fifth installment, meet Secondary ELA Coordinator Michelle Tripp, who’s district used Edmodo to adopt a new curriculum. Michelle and her colleagues participated in “Large Scale Decision Making on Edmodo” to identify the pedagogies that impact teaching and learning. Be sure to register for EdmodoCon to catch […]

GeneralTeachers - Posted on Tuesday, July 19th, 2016

Road to EdmodoCon 2016: Meet Speaker Rashenah Walker, Curriculum Coordinator

Throughout July, the Edmodo blog will feature EdmodoCon 2016 speakers. For our sixth installment, meet Curriculum Coordinator Rashenah Walker, who uses  Edmodo to not only flip classrooms in her school, but to expand her professional learning community.  Rashenah  covers ways to make connections and use Edmodo Spotlight to “Develop a Professional Learning Environment.”  Be sure to register for EdmodoCon […]

GeneralTeachers - Posted on Thursday, July 21st, 2016

11 Humbling #EdTechFails That Prove You’re Not Alone (Whew!)

Relax! You don’t have to be embarrassed or sheepish. Even the most tech-savvy educators have hiccups along the road we call the information superhighway. This includes Edmodo teachers, who are among the most tech-literate professionals anywhere. To prove the point we asked our community of educators to share technology guffaws they’ve made or seen. Some are […]

GeneralTeachers - Posted on Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

The Anatomy of a Well-Written Conference Proposal

While large, international conferences such as SxSw, ISTE and Edmodocon, require potential presenters to complete an online application process detailing the title, description, standards, and outcomes of a proposed session, all conference proposals must have a strong idea and concise wording. As American author and communication expert, Dianna Booher stated, “If you can’t write your […]

Activities & TipsGeneralTeachers - Posted on Thursday, September 1st, 2016

The Global Search for Education: The Top Global Teacher Bloggers on Integrating Diverse Classrooms

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 week and join the Global Search for Education […]

General - Posted on Friday, September 2nd, 2016

3 Classroom Activities Inspired by the 2016 Election

Pledge to vote on November 8th and get a VOTE badge on your Edmodo profile! The 2016 Presidential Election has given teachers a lot to talk about, but with election day approaching, now’s the best time to incorporate it into your classroom. After pledging to vote yourself, you can invite your students to join in […]

General - Posted on Wednesday, October 26th, 2016