Edmodo Translators FAQ

As Edmodo grows, we understand the importance of offering the platform in many different languages. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer Edmodo Translator, please let us know by signing up here! We are always looking for volunteers to help out in this important effort. Please read our Translator FAQs below.

Who are you looking for to become Edmodo Translators?

It’s simple, we’re looking for three things:

  1. Fluency in English and native speaker of (or advanced fluency in) at least one other language.
  2. Willingness to donate a few hours every week or month to making new updates or revisions to our Edmodo translations, especially when we launch a new product or feature (as an added bonus, you’ll get some sneak peeks of the upcoming releases!)
  3. Most importantly, we want passionate Edmodo users who are looking to make a lasting impact on the Edmodo site. 

How do I become an Edmodo Translator?

Signing up to become an Edmodo translator is easy! All you need to do is join our Teacher Leader Network and complete 3 very quick challenges.

Once you have received approval, you will officially become an Edmodo Translator and have access to translate Edmodo using our translation tool. Request access here.

I am an Edmodo Translator, how do I access the translation tool?

Once you are an Edmodo Translator, you will have instant access to our Edmodo Translation Center, which is an app on Edmodo. To access the Edmodo Translation Center app:

  1. Click on “Apps Launcher” located at the Apps Toolbar on the right side of your account
  2. Click on the “Edmodo Translation Center” app to launch it. You can always choose to have this app in your “5 Top Favorite Apps” for easier access.

 How do I use the Edmodo Translation Center app?

Once you have launched the app:

  1. Click “Edmodo.com” to translate the Edmodo website, which is our current focus
  2. Type your Language in the “Search” bar or simply scroll down then select the language that you would like to translate (e.g., Español, Français , etc.)
  3. Click on the language
  4. Select what you would like to translate or review:
    • All Files: In this view you can see files separated in categories that will appear in alphabetical order.
    • All Words
    • Not Yet Translated
    • Not Yet Finalized
    • More Filter
  5. Make sure to click “Save” after translating your selection.

 How do I connect with other Edmodo Translators?

Once you are an Edmodo Translator, you will also be added to our Edmodo Translators group. This group is a great place to ask questions about the translation app, brainstorm ideas, and share success stories.