December 2018 Newsletter ☃️

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Thank you for a truly incredible year. Working alongside the Flipgrid educator community is a dream come true! 2018 was an especially magical year for #FlipgridFever as we joined forces with Microsoft and made Flipgrid completely free for every educator on the planet! We're excited for even more crazy ideas, adventures, and thrills in 2019!

In this year's final edition of the newsletter you'll learn about our new Educator Innovation Station, Flipgrid ideas to engage your students during break, fun #CSEdWeek activities, and more!

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Join us on an interplanetary exploration: the new Educator Innovation Station is equipped with tons of valuable resources as you traverse the galaxy of #StudentVoice. Voice Captains Jornea, Jess, and Ann are at the ready with ideas, advice, and their brand new Elementary Integration Documents.

Begin your interstellar mission to amplify!


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Whether you’re heading into summer, winter, or a weekend break, the Savvy Educator Jornea Erwin has a collection of fun ideas to engage your students over break and showcase a semester of amazing student voices in a magical mix!

Continue amplifying and celebrating #StudentVoice over break!


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We’re rolling out the red carpet and showcasing a collection of mic-drop "Shorts" created by your friends in the #FlipgridFever community! Join Team Flipgrid on December 18th at 7 PM CT as we go LIVE on Facebook from Flipgrid Studios and share the mini feature “Shorts” packed with enlightening ways to amplify #StudentVoice.

Reserve your seat at the festival!


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Introduce your students to the world of code with our latest Explorer Series! In honor of #CSEdWeek and #HourOfCode, The Flipgrid Team shares a behind-the-scenes look at Flipgrid Studios and a collection of activities for your students to explore the career of coding (with help from the exquisite Karly Moura).

Explore Flipgrid Studies, Code with Minecraft, and more!


Speaking of Mic-Drops, did you see these Tweets?

We love seeing the amazing ways you’re empowering #StudentVoice. Here are a few ideas that went viral in the #FlipgridFever community last month!


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Calling all Flipgrid Student Voice Ambassadors + MIE Experts: we’re awarding five lucky superstar educators a free trip to Paris for the upcoming Education Exchange. Join us for an epic collaboration with your peers from around the globe and bring a world of inspiration back to your students!

Stamp your passport and enter the contest!


Until next year…

Thank you again! We are so grateful to work with you and we are so inspired by the innovative ways you’re empowering and amplifying your students. Please continue sharing your amazing ideas, feedback, and questions with us on Twitter and via email - we love chatting!

💚 Team Flipgrid in Minneapolis, Minnesota