Blank gif
An Educator's Guide to Technology and the Web
Search Internet@Schools
Subscribe Today!

View Current Issue
View Past Issues

Internet @ Schools

Edmodo Annouces Topics for Free EdmodCon Virtual Educator Conference

Posted Jul 13, 2012
Bookmark and Share

Edmodo, a free and secure K-12 social learning platform, has announced the presentation topics selected for EdmodoCon, the company's second annual virtual educator conference. EdmodoCon invites teacher attendees and presenters to engage with each other and discuss how to build better learning experiences through their Edmodo teacher network.

There are nearly 8 million Edmodo users in all 50 states, in every country in the world and spanning six languages. Educators value Edmodo's offering of interactive discussions with their students and the ease in which they can assign homework and quizzes and facilitate collaboration with other schools and districts on both a domestic and international level.  EdmodoCon offers educators a central forum to share ideas and reinforce new ways to remove the constraints of classroom-only learning.  This approach is in keeping with Edmodo's commitment to providing a free, safe, and collaborative social platform for education.

Presenter Agenda: Edmodo selected nine teacher presenters to lead discussions on the following topics:

  • iPads in the Classroom
  • Building a Global Community
  • Using Edmodo to Enhance Language Arts Curriculum
  • Flipping the Classroom
  • Teaching Digital Citizenship
  • Making PD Fun and Relevant with Edmodo
  • Edmodo for Young Learners
  • 1:1 Computing and the Limitless Classroom
  • Game Based Learning

About EdmodoCon 2012: Wednesday, August 8, more than 4,000 attendees worldwide will connect online for a one-day professional education workshop.  EdmodoCon airs from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. PT.  Participants may register for EdmodoCon through EventBrite or Edmodo's website.

Source: Edmodo,

Blank gif