Presentation on theme: "EDMODO VS. BLACKBOARD LEARN Edmodo Edmodo is a social learning platform for teachers, students, and parents. It is commonly thought of as the Facebook."— Presentation transcript:
EDMODO VS. BLACKBOARD LEARN Edmodo Edmodo is a social learning platform for teachers, students, and parents. It is commonly thought of as the Facebook of schools, as called by pupils and teachers alike. Blackboard Learn provides an online teaching and learning environment by providing content management and sharing, online assessments, student tracking, assignment management, and virtual collaboration. An instructor can develop course sites without knowing any HTML code.
Why Edmodo? 1. The interface is easy to use and works like Facebook. Facebook 2. It is accessible online, anywhere you have internet access. 3. It is private and secure. 4. Parents can create a parent account to check their child’s activity providing another avenue for monitoring, privacy and security. Source:
5. Edmodo provides Webinars and resources on ideas on how to use it with your classroom.Webinars 6. Edmodo gives you the option to create sub-groups or smaller groups within a group.sub-groups 7. Edmodo makes posting assignments, homework assignments, due dates and web links extremely easy.posting assignments 8. Edmodo gives you the option to connect with other teachers and join communities with other teachers for networking and collaboration.communities More Reasons to Like Edmodo Source:
Reasons to Like Blackboard Learn Convenience and Flexibility. Multimedia content Live interaction and communication Advanced quiz and survey tools Easy document sharing Built-in anti-plagiarism service Most colleges use Source:
Homework— to Leslie or Amy Teachers will explore both sites and provide an analysis of how either would be most beneficial to their classroom instruction.