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Taking a Global Approach to Education

Now that your classroom, your school, your parents and your colleagues are all on Edmodo – this year we challenge you to break down the walls even further and take a global approach to education. Follow the lead of the teachers and students at The Phoenix School in Salem, MA, who used Edmodo to launch […]

General - Posted on Wednesday, January 12th, 2011

Spotlight: Global Learning Networks w/ Nashville,TN and Brunswick, NC

We are excited to continue our Fall Spotlight Webinar Series with a session highlighting how schools and districts are using Edmodo to create global learning networks. The webinar will feature educators from Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools, TN and Brunswick County Public Schools, NC and will provide examples that teachers and administrators can use to connect […]

News & EventsSchools & Districts - Posted on Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

Making Global Connections: The Edmodo Pen Pal Project

This is a guest post from Tina Schmidt, a 3rd grade teacher at St. Ignatius of Antioch in Yardley, Pennsylvania. This post can also be found on her blog at tschmidt.edublogs.org. If you are interested in contributing to the Edmodo Blog, please complete this form. Edmodo is an excellent platform for creating connections between classrooms in different parts […]

Activities & Tips - Posted on Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

Creating an International Book Club With Edmodo

This is a guest post from Sandy Brand, Library Media Specialist at Sparkman Middle School in Toney, Alabama.  If you are interested in contributing to the Edmodo Blog, please complete this form. Connect with Sandy on Edmodo or follow her at @SandyJBrand! Connecting Students in Alabama and France One of the things I love to do is to […]

Activities & TipsTeacher Stories - Posted on Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

Living on One: Education Series Highlights Global Issues

Want to help students develop cultural awareness, critical thinking, real-world problem solving, and online media learning skills? Join the Living On One Community on Edmodo! What is Living On One? Living on One began in 2010, when four college students traveled to rural Guatemala to live on just one dollar a day. They shared their […]

Communities - Posted on Monday, January 6th, 2014

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

EdmodoCon 2014 Speakers Revealed

We’re excited to announce this year’s presenters for EdmodoCon 2014! Each educator is putting together their best ideas on how you can use technology to supercharge your classroom for the new school year. And as an added bonus, we’re adding a closing keynote to this year’s event. Spots for this free, virtual day of PD […]

News & Events - Posted on Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

EdmodoCon 2015: Call for Speakers

Want to share your Edmodo experiences with our global community at EdmodoCon 2015? We’re looking for people who want to share their expertise and inspire educators, classrooms, schools, and districts around the world. Last year, EdmodoCon had over 44,000 educators from 174 countries interested in learning new ways to integrate technology in their 21st century […]

GeneralNews & EventsTeacher Stories - Posted on Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Why You Should Apply to Speak at This Year’s EdmodoCon

While presenting at EdmodoCon 2014, I heard Nathan Garvin discuss two kinds of teachers:  Doomsday Preppers and Cliff Divers. When the EdmodoCon call for presentations arrived in my email inbox, blinking at me oh-so-slyly, I dove in (cliff diver) and began to craft my proposal. My son helped me create a video that defined the […]

Activities & TipsGeneralNews & EventsTeacher Stories - Posted on Tuesday, March 10th, 2015

EdmodoCon 2015: Reserve Your Spot Today

  The end of the school year is almost here. As you plan your summer, be sure to mark your calendars for Tuesday, August 4, because EdmodoCon registration is officially open! An international webcast that brings together educators from around the world, this is your chance to make collaborative connections, discover new resources, and hear […]

Activities & TipsCommunitiesGeneralNews & EventsSchools & DistrictsTeacher Stories - Posted on Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

The Global Search for Education: China – To Follow or Not to Follow?

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 […]

GeneralNews & Events - Posted on Friday, May 22nd, 2015

EdmodoCon 2015: 5 Tips for a Red Carpet-Worthy Viewing Party

The way we see it, being an educator is like being famous. Every day, you stand in front of a live audience that hangs on your every word, someone always wants some of your time, and you spend long hours “on set.” Since educators literally take the stage at EdmodoCon, we want everyone watching at […]

Activities & TipsCommunitiesGeneralNews & EventsTeacher Stories - Posted on Tuesday, July 7th, 2015