Send an Announcement or Discussion Post to Your Organization (Admin)

You can communicate easily across your whole Organization with Announcements and Discussion Posts. Announcements help you get across what’s most important whereas Discussions allow you to give updates and highlight moments for your Network's members. Announcements appear at the top of any member's home page. Read below for more information on:

To Send an Announcement:

  1. Switch to your Admin Portal
  2. Click on the Page tab
  3. Select Announcements and enter your text in the text box. You can also include a gif, links, and files from your Edmodo Library or your computer.
  4. Personalize who will see your message and how it will be posted:
    • The Seen By field allows you to select the recipients of your announcement. Admins have the option to send announcements to: Admins and Teachers, Students only, or Parents. 
    • The Send As field allows you to decide how the announcement will be received and whether you would like to send it as School, District, or Organization, or yourself.
  5. Click Post to send  

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To Share a Discussion Post: 

  1. Switch to your Admin Portal
  2. Click on the Page tab
  3. Select Discussions and enter your text in the text box. You can also include links, files from your Edmodo Library, or files from your computer.
  4. Personalize who will see your message and how it will be posted:
    • The Send To field allows you to select the recipients of your announcement. Admins have the option to send share a discussion post with: Staff only; Staff, Students, and Parents; or Parents only.
    • The Send As field allows you to decide how the announcement will be received and whether you would like to send it as School, District, or Organization, or yourself.
  5. Click Post to send

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Account Permissions for Announcements and Discussions:

Different accounts are able to View, Edit, and Post different content. Find the account which matches yours:

Organization Administrators

  • Have full rights to post, edit and view all content within any School or District Page within their Organization
  • May post as an Organization or as a Teacher

District Administrators 

  • Have full rights to post, edit and view all content within any School or District Page within their Organization
  • May post as a District or as a Teacher

School Administrators 

  • Have full rights to post, edit and view all content within their assigned School Page
  • May post as a School or as a Teacher
  • Can retrieve links to Announcement or Discussion Posts, Add to Library, Turn on Notifications, Like, Comment, and Share content from District Page

Teachers

  • Have limited rights to view posts sent to Staff or Staff, Students, and Parents
  • May post as a Teacher to the School Page
  • Can retrieve links to Announcement or Discussion Posts, Add to Library, Turn on Notification, Like, Comment, and Share content from School Page
  • Can only edit their own posts

Students & Parents

  • Have limited rights to view posts sent to Staff, Students, and Parents
  • Can retrieve links to Announcement or Discussion Posts, Add to Backpack, Turn on Notification, Like, and Share content from School or District Page
  • Cannot create, edit, or comment on posts