Edmodo is used in more than 300,000 schools by 47 million teachers and students. It is used in 93 of the largest 100 districts in America. It is used to manage digital classrooms and facilitate professional growth.
Committed to keeping the platform free and easy to use for teachers, Edmodo has been cautious about adding enterprise tools. But a growing number of districts are adopting and asking for an expanded toolset.
In June, Edmodo announced a new assessment feature, Snapshot, that provides frequent, formative assessment designed to provide real-time insight into student proficiency on state standards. Snapshot remains free but there are new premium features.
Edmodo Premium. A new suite of premium tools includes:
- OpenMinds games, a suite of premium practice tools for students;
- Premium instructional tools including unlimited Snapshot with progress monitoring;
- Instant PLCs makes it easy to create and manage professional learning networks;
- Insights for Admins, and
- prioritized support.
Premium services cost $2500 per school per year.
Edmodo Sync: provides seamless integration into the district’s user directories for single sign-on (SSO) and account management and into the district’s Student Information System (SIS) for rostering and groups. Sync costs $500 per school per year with volume discounts.
Edmodo PD. Want to learn what Edmodo has to offer? You can attend three live, virtual meetings and learn about the features available in both teacher and student accounts. Want more? Arrange a full day of in-person professional development with an Edmodo Certified Trainer for $2,500.
Edmodo continues to add users because it is easy and free. Its continues to expand its impact as it adds features that promote teacher and student learning.
For more on Edmodo, check out:
- Edmodo – Making It Personal with 40+ Apps
- Leading Learning Platform, Edmodo, Adds Formative Assessment
Edmodo is a portfolio company of Learn Capital where Tom Vander Ark is a partner.