Seesaw: The Learning Journal
iOS Universal Education
Seesaw is a student-driven digital portfolio that inspires your students to do their best work and saves you time.
∙ Any device, shared or one-to-one
∙ Always free for teachers
∙ Used in over 200,000 classrooms and 1 out of 2 schools in the US
∙ 2018 Top Pick for Learning by Common Sense Education
∙ Best Website of 2016 by American Association of School Librarians
∙ Richard Byrne's Free Tech for Teachers
∙ Featured by Apple as "Perfect for Every Classroom"
How Does Seesaw Help Teachers?
Seesaw’s creative tools encourage student engagement
∙ Students express themselves, reflect on their learning and create a portfolio they're proud to show others.
Get ideas and save prep time
∙ Browse thousands of great activities ready to use in your classroom today.
∙ Collect student responses digitally and lug home fewer papers.
Focus even more on your students
∙ Seesaw helps you see and hear what each student knows so you can better understand their progress
∙ Give more differentiated support through comments and feedback.
How Does Seesaw Work?
∙ Teachers find or create activities to share with students.
∙ Students take pics, draw, record videos and more to capture and reflect on learning in a portfolio.
∙ Families see their child’s work and leave comments and encouragement.
Other Seesaw Features
∙ Compatible with 100s of other apps, including Apple and Google apps.
∙ Multiple sign in options, including QR sign in options for younger learners or shared device classrooms.
∙ Teachers control who can see what, and whether students and families can add likes or comments.
∙ Translate notes, comments and captions into 50+ languages, including Spanish, French, Chinese, Japanese and more!
∙ Class blogs, with the option to connect to other classes.
∙ Getting started tips and professional development resources at help.seesaw.me.
∙ Follow @Seesaw on Twitter or join our Seesaw Teachers Facebook group to give feedback and connect with other inspiring educators.
∙ Seesaw is COPPA, FERPA and GDPR compliant. Learn more at web.seesaw.me/privacy
Activities is now even better with 100s of new activities added to the Library each week!
- Tag a folder when sharing an activity and all student responses are organized into that folder.
- Differentiate your instruction by selecting which students to receive an activity. Works best in Email and Class Code-1:1 Devices sign in modes. Change your sign in mode in Class Settings.
- See all of the archived activities for your class in the Archived section of the Activities tab.
- Students can view and listen to instructions while responding to activities by tapping the View Instructions banner at the top of the page.
Plus lots of other bug fixes and small improvements. Thanks for all of the feedback!