Stellar Communication Tool Connects Teachers, Students and Discussion

4/17/2017 6:00:00 AM

App of the Day picks are selected from the top edtech tools reviewed by Common Sense Education, which helps educators find the best ed-tech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly.

Title: Flipgrid
Summary: Pose questions, spark thoughtful video responses with stellar tool

Pros: Short video responses push students to plan their responses and speak thoughtfully.
Cons: Tech may be a rate-limiting step; not every student has access to a device with a camera.
Bottom Line: A simple way for students and teachers to create online discussion, as long as your classroom culture is mature enough to use it wisely.

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By Common Sense Education

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