Class Dojo is a communication app that allows teachers, students, and parents to openly communicate and establish a positive classroom culture. Their company mission to help create an incredible classroom. Class Dojo features messaging, video and picture messages, and educational videos to help teachers focus on the elements of the classroom they deem the most important. Behaviors, communication, even mindfulness are just some of the topics covered.
The plan is to connect teachers, students, and parents to help build positive communications and culture within each class. Student stories and teacher stories help to spread those positive moments within the class that parents miss out on, and the messages app allows teachers to notify parents and students of important information. The team at Class Dojo wants to put the power in the hands of the teachers to create the classroom needed to transform the lives of children. From videos about empathy to growth mindset, they continue to help educators with research based strategies and translate them into a way everyone can understand.
Through an app similar to that of social networking, Class Dojo has been able to create a platform for communication. Their app has been able to create classrooms that focus on the more positive contributions and help to shape the culture. This free app has helped educators focus the conversations in their classrooms and parents talk to their students. The widespread popularity has helped get the message across even quicker. While the app is free, they hope to make money on some of the features soon.