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Flip Your Classroom With the Edmodo Scavenger Hunt

This is a guest post from Melissa Butler, a 6th grade Language Arts teacher from South Orange, New Jersey.  If you are interested in contributing to the Edmodo Blog, please complete this form. I currently teach in a “brand new” 1:1 learning environment and Edmodo has undoubtedly enhanced both the teaching and learning experiences in my classroom. Flip […]

Activities & TipsTeacher Stories - Posted on Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Five Ways to Get Your Students on Edmodo

Getting all your students to join Edmodo can sometimes be a challenge. We know you may not have the time to follow up with each one, so we’ve put together a few creative ways to help them set up their accounts: Set a deadline and award an Edmodo Badge or participation points for those who […]

Activities & Tips - Posted on Friday, September 13th, 2013

Preparing Our Kids For Their Future

Founders4Schools’ mission is simple: we want to eradicate the skills gap by helping students make informed choices about their future. We remove generational blinkers, raise aspirations and open young eyes to the attainable careers of the future. The F4S story begins in 2011 when, following a series of successful inspirational talks to university students, we realised that in […]

Activities & TipsGeneralSchools & DistrictsStudentsTeachers - Posted on Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

The Global Search for Education: WHAT is “Four-Dimensional” 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 week and join the Global Search for Education […]

General - Posted on Friday, August 5th, 2016

N-n-n-n-nervous about day one? Check out 14 fun activities for that first day of class.

  Whether you’re a first-time teacher or a seasoned educator, getting the year off on the right foot is certainly something to shoot for. Day one often sets the tone for things to come, so it makes sense to kick-off the year right with entertaining and suitable activities. With that in mind we asked fellow […]

General - Posted on Friday, August 19th, 2016

Bring STEAM to Life with PhET

Millions of teachers around the world are using PhET interactive simulations in their classrooms. These learning resources are available for free online, and cover a wide range of concepts in science and math. You would be hard pressed to find a teaching or technology conference where teachers aren’t excited to share their sim strategies or […]

General - Posted on Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

BYkids: A Passport to the World Through Film for Your Students

Launched in 2007 with support from the Ford Foundation, BYkids is a global, award-winning, non-profit organization that uses storytelling to inform, engage and inspire action. We do so by pairing master filmmakers with youth (ages 8-21) from around the world to produce short films that bring color, context and understanding to critical global issues. BYkids […]

General - Posted on Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

Hazy On Homework? Parents Speak Out On Staying In The Know.

  As the debate continues on appropriate amounts of homework to assign students, the fact remains that homework isn’t going away anytime soon. Your child will still to be coming home with assignments, many of which you may not be aware of. This has the potential for even more drama than you may be experiencing now. […]

GeneralParents - Posted on Wednesday, September 21st, 2016