Thursday, February 17, 2011

Edmodo - the social classroom...

If you haven't seen yet you really ought to take a look. They have built a really great social platform especially for education. It meets just about every expectation a teacher could have.

-Teacher creates class groups
-Students do NOT need an email address
-Parent accounts
-Teacher to class
-Teacher to student
-Teacher to Parent
-Student to Teacher
-Parent to Teacher
-No student to student private interaction
-No Parent to other student interaction
-Online assigments digital turn in and grading

...and its FREE!

Here is Edmodo's introduction video from YouTube:

How to create Parent accounts: