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Co-Teaching to Meet Common Core Standards

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. Marsha Burney works in the English Department at East Bladen High School in Elizabethtown, North Carolina. Staying In Touch with Students Before Edmodo, if a student had a question at night […]

Teacher Stories - Posted on Thursday, May 2nd, 2013

New! Sign up For Edmodo Apps Professional Development

We’re excited to announce a new professional development program centered around Edmodo Apps! Program Overview Edmodo Apps Professional Development is designed to help you find new and exciting ways to use high quality digital content as everyday tools in your classroom. Purchase now for $99 and get: Edmodo Apps instructional video that will help you learn […]

Edmodo AppsNews & Events - Posted on Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

Comprehending the Common Core with Snappiness

With the Common Core being rolled out to the school district, it’s become a priority to find material to help my fourth grade class align to its standards. For reading comprehension in particular, it’s not only important to adopt something that holds the interest of students, but is also easy to incorporate into the current […]

Edmodo AppsTeacher Stories - Posted on Thursday, November 7th, 2013

Great Formulas for Common Core Math Prep

“When planning for a year, plant corn. When planning for a decade, plant trees. When planning for life, train and educate people.” – Chinese proverb Are you ready for the Common Core State Standards being implemented next school year? If you’re looking for lesson plans to help you prepare, check out the Edmodo Communities; it’s where […]

Activities & TipsCommunitiesGeneral - Posted on Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

CK-12 Launches Free Math and Science Practice Apps on Edmodo

We know how time consuming it can be to find high quality, standards-aligned content and grade quizzes individually. CK-12’s new Math and Science Practice Apps help you do both in just a few clicks! Integrated with Edmodo, you can assign standards-aligned math and science practice to any of your Edmodo groups; once students turn in their […]

Edmodo Apps - Posted on Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

Introducing Snapshot: A Brand New Tool to Help Mold Common Core to Your Standards

You became a teacher to instill a love of learning, but with standardized testing and the launch of Common Core, it can feel like your job is becoming all about statistics. Because your students are what really matter, we created Edmodo Snapshot: a free micro-assessment tool that lets you focus on teaching (not tracking). Designed […]

Edmodo AppsFeaturesGeneralNews & Events - Posted on Thursday, May 1st, 2014

Webinar Rewind: The Many Ways to Assess Your Students With Edmodo

Just like you, Rob Zdrojewski has to gauge student understanding of classroom content and Common Core State Standards. Since the best advice comes from people who’ve already walked a mile in your shoes, Zdrojewski wants to share how he uses Edmodo to take the guessing out of assessing his middle school students. Watch his recent […]

Activities & TipsGeneralTeacher Stories - Posted on Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Snapshot Can Now Make Schools and Districts Anything But Standard

When Edmodo Snapshot was released in April, it was designed with smart quizzes and instant analytics to give you a way to regularly gauge student progress on Common Core, TEKS, SOL, and other state standards. To help give your classroom efforts support at the school and district level, Edmodo is now releasing Snapshot for Schools, […]

Edmodo AppsFeaturesNews & EventsSchools & Districts - Posted on Monday, June 30th, 2014

4 Ways to Become a Snapshot Trailblazer

Common Core has raised a lot of questions over the past year and will generate even more come back-to-school. Thanks to Edmodo Snapshot, thousands of you have already found some answers and are looking for an easy way to share it with your fellow teachers. Now through October 31, you can sign up to be […]

Activities & TipsFeaturesGeneral - Posted on Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Support Tip of the Week: Discover Where Your Students Stand in a Snap

It’s a new school year, and even if you have brand new students, Edmodo is here to help you to start the year knowing exactly where your students stand on Common Core and other state standards. A pre-assessment at the beginning of a school, semester, or unit year paves the way for you to deliver […]

Activities & TipsEdmodo AppsFeaturesGeneralStudents - Posted on Monday, September 8th, 2014

Top 5 Math and ELA-Based Apps

Yesterday, we introduced you to five creativity-based apps perfect for back-to-school. Today, we’d like to share five more, to supplement your Common Core lessons plans. Available on the Edmodo Store, each of the following apps is focused on Math or ELA, and helps make learning personal and fun—some are even games that students will never […]

Activities & TipsEdmodo AppsFeaturesGeneral - Posted on Wednesday, September 10th, 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