Flip by Microsoft is 100% free for all educators, learners, and families.
Flip's mission is to empower every learner on the planet to share their voice and respect the diverse voices of others. It's "where social learning happens.
Engage and empower every voice in your classroom or at home by recording and sharing short, awesome videos...together!"
How do I access it?
2. Create a FREE Flip account by signing in with your PISD email.
The Flipgrid Admin app will soon be replaced with the Flip icon. The URL is the same so you can still use it.
Creating Groups and Topics
Consider a group your overall learning community and topics are the prompts that learners respond to. Watch the following video to learn how to create groups by using our PISD email domain or Google Classroom:
Suggestions for learning community set-up
Group: Teacher Name Topic: Discussion Prompt
Students can contribute to the topic, see each other's posts, etc. Go to the Settings to toggle on/off moderation tools, scheduling, and freezing.
Suggestions for private set-up
Group: Teacher Name Topic: Student Name
Each student has their own topic. Turn on moderation and do not approve posts. Only the teacher, co-teacher (if added), and video creator (student) will be able to view/interact with submissions.