FreshGrade is a portfolio collection platform, where the teachers can create assignments, set learning objectives, grade student submissions and share the highlights of learning with parents. FreshGrade can be used on a desktop or with a mobile app. Designed for K-12, the suite of applications allows teachers to record evidence, provide feedback and track progression of standards and custom district objectives.
FreshGrade allows students to document their work with images and words, and also discuss with the teacher about them.
The teacher can follow the student's progress and view their portfolios through a dashboard. It is possible to set curriculum goals and organize grading through the dashboard
FreshGrade offers easy-to-use mobile apps for students and parents.
The parents will receive either special highlights of their child's learning, or an access to the full learning portfolio
The FreshGrade suite works in several platforms, and connects teachers, students and parents.
The following are the high educational quality aspects in this product.
The supported learning goals are identified by matching the product with several relevant curricula descriptions on this subject area. The soft skills are definitions of learning goals most relevant for the 21st century. They are formed by taking a reference from different definitions of 21st century skills and Finnish curriculum.
Subject based learning goals
Soft skills learning goals
The pedagogical analysis covers how the product supports learning of the identified skills. The student’s role is assessed by four contrary pair parameters, which are selected to cover the most essential aspects on the use of the product.